Monday, 17 April 2017 08:30
The San Diego stop of the 2017 Red Bull Air Race World Championship was full of surprises on Sunday 16 April as Yoshihide Muroya of Japan claimed the win, while Slovenia’s Peter Podlunšek was second, and defending World Champion Matthias Dolderer of Germany took third.
Thursday, 13 April 2017 12:01
A new FAI Swoop Freestyle World Championships will see its first event in August this year, following a new collaboration between the FAI and a specialist sports company, A. Sports.
Tuesday, 04 April 2017 10:13
The FAI has ratified two new speed world records flown with a revolutionary electric-powered Aerobatics plane. Germany’s Walter Extra and Walter Kampsmann set one world record each, on 23 March 2017. Both pilots launched and flew the record from Schwarze Heide Airport near Dinslaken, Germany.
Tuesday, 14 March 2017 21:30
The two final dates in the Red Bull Air Race 2017 calendar have been announced. Porto in Portugal and the Lausitzring in Germany will be the sixth and seventh stops on the eight-stop international tour.
Hat-trick: World's best indoor radio-controlled aerobatic pilot wins FAI World Championships for a record third time
Sunday, 26 February 2017 10:34
Gernot Bruckmann (left), a professional radio-controlled aeromodel pilot from Austria, won gold at the 2017 FAI F3P World Championship for Indoor Aerobatic Model Aircraft in France, when it finished at the weekend. The win came after a close-fought week-long competition that was held at the Rotonde Gymnasium in Strasbourg between 19-25 February 2017.
Friday, 17 February 2017 06:55
Today, five years ago on 17 February 2012, Indian pilot Parmjit Singh, used a special harness, the Aeros Discus 14 with a Radne Motor AB Raket 120, to ﬂy a record distance in a straight line without landing of 313.13 km from Bikaner to Sanderav in Rajasthan, India.
Saturday, 11 February 2017 17:04
Martin Sonka flew one of the quickest times of the day to win his first Red Bull Air Race at the season opener in Abu Dhabi.