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Probably A Stupid Idea!

Monday evening, 6pm. It’s August and central Germany is experiencing rain and cold temperatures for around a week already. I guess autumn is coming early this year. I just returned from my summer vacation in Savoy/France the Sunday before (I’ve been hiking) and my dirty laundry is piling up in front of me. Actually I wanted to…

FAI names the new Secretary General…

… and for the first time in history it is a woman! The German record pilot Susanne Schoedel will start her new assignment with the FAI in March. Susanne who just returned from a gliding camp in Bitterwasser, and supplied the world of soaring with good news is currently busy with the German women soaring…

New Version of FAI Sporting Code

The new version of the Sporting Code, Section 3 Gliding, to take effect on 1st October 2012, is now available on the IGC section of the FAI website. There are a number of new provisions as approved by the IGC Plenary meeting in March.