Full Championship Schedule for 2022

The CIVA plan for 2022 now includes a full set of Power and Glider Championships in all categories – The 3rd FAI WIAC…

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CIVA 2022 Plenary Conference

The web page for CIVA’s 2022 Plenary Conference is now published. The meeting will take place this year from Friday 11th to Sunday 13th November at the Ibis Lausanne Crissier Hotel, Chemin de l’Esparcette, 4, Crissier, 023 Lausanne. A key point to note is that we are at last back to having physical plenary conferences again, providing another great opportunity for a fruitful exchange of ideas for the good of our sport. Voting rights are therefore held solely by NAC…

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Rules Proposals for 2023 v3

  A revised Rules Proposals package v3 for review and debate at plenary which includes five additional proposals from Austria that were left over from last year has now been made available in the Document Store.

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John Gaillard

I am very sorry to tell you that on Sunday 7th August our friend and colleague John Gaillard passed away peacefully at home. John had been strongly involved in the aerobatic sports movement in South Africa for a great many years, where his passing will be deeply mourned. He was also currently a CIVA Vice President, had previously chaired our Judging Committee for some years, was Chief Judge at a good number of CIVA aerobatic championships at all levels, and…

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WAC-2022 Bulletin 2 published

The organisers of the 2022 World Aerobatic Championships at Leszno in Poland have now published Bulletin 2 for this event. The new Bulletin is now available from the WAC-2022 championship page on this website.

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CIVA Proposals for 2023

The package of proposals submitted by Delegates for review at the 2022 plenary conference in Switzerland is now available in the CIVA Document Store. These proposals will be reviewed by the Rules, Judging and Glider Aerobatic Committees at their meeting in Poland on August 3rd, during which a live-stream broadcast to the CIVA News YouTube page is planned to enable remote viewers to follow the debates.

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Mid-year Free Discussion Reports

Since 2021 CIVA has held two mid-year Free Discussion sessions for delegates, these being established to provide an open environment where all participants can present and debate ad-hoc topics of general interest away from the formal structure of the agenda-driven Plenary Conferences held by CIVA toward the end of each year. As requested during the first session in May 2022 a record of the points debated during each session is now prepared and published below the archived collection of formal…

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