The 2016 CIVA Section-6 Part-1 Regulations are now available for download from the Document Store. These have undergone an extensive revision to the structure this year aimed at collecting together 'like' subjects in a simpler arrangement, and now incorporate the 'new' Free Known Programme-1 information for the first time.
News Category: CIVA Documents
Friday, April 15, 2016 - 15:24 by nhb
The changes to the CIVA Regulations confirmed at the 2015 Plenary Conference in Budapest centred mostly upon the introduction of the Free Known programme in place of the previous Known (Q) and Free sequences, though in Aresti judging terms nothing new is required. One significant revision however relates to unwanted lines that Pilots draw between rolls and half-loops, and now we have clear instruction regarding how these should be downgraded....
News Category: Judging
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:33 by nhb
News Category: WAG
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 15:33 by nhb
From 2016 all CIVA championships will adopt a new Programme-1 format called the "Free Known" in place of the existing P1 Known and P2 Free sequences for both power and glider categories. Here is a complete explanation to introduce the new Free Known format for the 2016 season. Design guidance for Power and Glider Free Known sequences is available in the Document Store.
News Category: Programmes
Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 11:56 by nhb
News Category: Plenary
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 13:09 by nhb
Update - November 1st
News Category: World Air Games
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 11:50 by nhb
Voting has now closed for the first running of this new CIVA trophy for the Championship Organiser of the Year, donated by the British Aerobatic Association.
News Category: CIVA Trophies
Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 12:59 by nhb
The CIVA 2015 Plenary Meeting date is rapidly approaching, the venue this year being the Danubius Health Spa Resort Margitsziget hotel in Budapest and the dates Friday October 23rd to Sunday 25th.
News Category: Plenary meetings
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 17:28 by nhb
Having built a comfortable advantage through success in both the Known and Free programmes at Chateauroux-Deols in France, Capitaine Alexandre Orlowski's 12'th place in the single Free Unknown was just sufficient to maintain his overall lead over Mikhail Mamistov and Castor Fantoba to make him the new World Aerobatic Champion of 2015. In the Final Freestyle programme Rob Holland for the USA again showed his mastery in the MXS to finish well...
News Category: Results
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 11:03 by nhb
At the combined Unlimited and Advanced glider aerobatic championship event at Zbraslavice in the Czech Republic both categories flew an almost complete series of five programmes, Ferenc Toth taking the Unlimited crown for Hungary by less than a half-percent from Italy's Luca Bertossio while at the Advanced local Czech man Miroslav Černý took the top position ahead of Slawomir Talowski of Poland. Full results are as usual available on the CIVA...
News Category: Results
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 10:41 by nhb