FAI General Conference

2013-GC-logoThe 107th FAI General Conference took place on 4 and 5 October 2013 in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia).

More info on http://107faigckualalumpur.com/ and on the FAI website.


Perfect landing by new Precision Flying World Champion Jiri Jakes (CZE)

precision landing 2013Video taken at the 21st FAI World Precision Flying Championship in Bautzen, Germany

Help us promote helicopter activities amongst youngsters

searchrescueThe FAI Rotorcraft Commission (CIG) is calling all helicopter pilots and fans to help promote rotorcraft and search and rescue activities amongst the young of the World.


Centenary of first flight across Mediterranean Sea by Roland Garros


The world of aviation is today celebrating the 100 jubilee of an event which became a milestone in the history of aviation: the first non-stop flight across the Mediterranean Sea by Frenchman Roland Garros.


1st FAI World Precision Flying Championships in Bautzen, GER


The 21st FAI World Precision Flying Championships was held in Bautzen, Germany from 07-14 September 2013.


18th FAI European Hot Air Balloon Championship in Wloclawek, Poland

Check out in pictures what happened at the competition ! 18th Euro HAB-wloclawek POL

Cat 1 in the Americas


A Paragliding Pan-American Championship in 2014, a Paragliding and a Hang Gliding World Championships in 2015, go fly Central and South America!


What’s up in late summer 2013?


The Paragliding XC, the Paragliding Accuracy World Championships and World Games crowned the best pilots and countries. Congratz!


Paint brushes at the ready: the 2014 FAI Young Artists Contest is now open !

painting sThe FAI invites all youngsters from the age of 6 to 17 to take part in the 2014 FAI Young Artists Contest, a painting competition that gives an opportunity to young artists to express themselves artistically according to a given theme. The 2014 theme is “Flying to save lives”.


1st FAI World Paramotor Slalom Championships

1st FAI World Paramotor Slalom ChampionshipsFrom 9 to 15 September, competitors fought for victory in Aspres sur Buech, France.

2013 FAI World Championship for Free Flight Slope Soaring Model Aircraft in Martin, Slovakia

W Chp Free Flight Slope Soaring Model AircraftThe pictures of the senior and junior competitions are now available on Flickr