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12 May 2011: First Human-Powered Rotorcraft Record  Celebrates 5 Years Anni....

12 May 2011: First Human-Powered Rotorcraft Record Celebrates 5 Years Anni....

On 12 May 2011, biology student and female pilot Judith Wexler flew the human-powered helicopter “Gamera I” for 4.2 seconds in College Park, MD (U....

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8 July 2010: Borschberg Breaks  the First Solar-Powered Aeroplane Records O....

8 July 2010: Borschberg Breaks the First Solar-Powered Aeroplane Records O....

Five years ago today, Swiss pilot André Borschberg landed the zero-fuel aircraft Solar Impulse HB-SIA after a 26h 10m 19s flight from and to Payerne,....

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Bertrand Piccard’s New York - Seville Flight:  Performance Notifications ....

Bertrand Piccard’s New York - Seville Flight: Performance Notifications ....

The FAI has received the following performance notifications from the Solar Impulse team, following Bertrand Piccards’s flight from New York (JFK In....

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Bertrand Piccard is on his way back to Europe!

Bertrand Piccard is on his way back to Europe!

Swiss adventurer Bertrand Piccard is following Charles Lindbergh’s path as he took off from JFK International Airport in order to cross the Atlantic....

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Real-life ‘Daedalus’ unveils plaque to historic human-powered flight

Real-life ‘Daedalus’ unveils plaque to historic human-powered flight

Kanellos Kanellopoulos, a Greek cycling champion who became a record-breaking aviator, has unveiled a plaque to the historic 1988 human-powered Daedal....

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FAI Amateur-Built Aircraft Commission 2016 Annual Meeting – Main Decision....

FAI Amateur-Built Aircraft Commission 2016 Annual Meeting – Main Decision....

The 2016 Annual Meeting of the FAI Amateur-Built Aircraft Commission (CIACA) was held on 21 May 2016 at the Maison du Sport International in Laus....

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Solar Impulse 2 completes short hop to Pennsylvania

Solar Impulse 2 completes short hop to Pennsylvania

The Swiss-made solar plane Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) with Swiss adventurer Bertrand Piccard in the pilot seat landed safely in Lehigh Valley International....

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