2012 3rd Thailand Paramotor King's Cup & 1st South East Asia Championship Open

3rd-Thailand Para Kings Cup-South-Asian-ChpCheck out the video on Youtube !

2012 Tochigi Hot Air Balloon International Championship


The Tochigi Hot Air Balloon International Championship (FAI Category 1 event) will take place in the Japanese prefecture of Tochigi from 20 to 25 November 2012.
This event is the only FAI Category 1 event in the world with Observers.


12th Debrecen Cup International Hot Air Balloon Competition in Hungary

Debrecen Cup 2Have a look at the pictures of this First Category Sporting Event !

National Model Aviation Museum to join the FAI Recommended Museum Program

Recommended-museum-greenfieldAt the recent 106th FAI General Conference in Antalya, Turkey, the application of the National Model Aviation Museum to be part of the FAI Recommended Museums Program was approved by the Delegates.


IOC Women and Sport Award 2013 - call for nominations

air sports-womenThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) yearly recognises outstanding contributions to the development of women’s participation in sport and sports administration with the IOC Women and Sport Award.

The nominations for the 2013 Women and Sport Awards are now open and we have the pleasure of inviting you to nominate candidates.


FAI World Glider and Advanced Glider Aerobatic Championships in Dubnica

WAGAC-WGAC-Dubnica-2012Check out this excellent video of the championships !

Bid process for the 2015 FAI World Air Games open

WAG-logoThe FAI has announced that it has opened the bid process that will determine the hosts for the 2015 FAI World Air Games. FAI Member Organisations, cities, regions, event organisers or commercial bodies interested in bidding for this event are asked to submit their initial expressions of interest to the FAI by 30 November 2012.


Organiser Agreement for the 108th FAI General Conference in Thailand signed

signature-contract-thailand-2014At the 106th FAI General Conference in Antalya, Turkey (19-20 October 2012), the bid by Thailand to host the 108th FAI General Conference in 2014 was unanimously approved by the FAI Members.


106th FAI General Conference


The 106th session of the annual FAI General Conference concluded on Saturday in Antalya, Turkey. More than 130 Participants coming from 50 FAI Member Countries attended the event that took place from 18 to 20 October 2012. The plenary sessions were preceded by the 2012 FAI Awards Ceremony on Thursday 18.


2012 FAI European Championship for Model Helicopters in Ballenstedt/Harz Germany

7235-Euro-Helico-F3-ballenstedtCheck out the pictures on Flickr !

2012 FAI World Championship for Soaring Model Aircraft in Rügen, Germany

7354-W-f3f-Ruegen-GERGreat pictures of the Slope Soaring Gliders (F3F) competition !