Belgian paramotor pilots get a suitable regulation after 14 years of negotiations. It is given by a Royal Decree.
EMF will celebrate its 10-year anniversary and the conference is back in Paris after 10 years as well. See you there!
Since 13th August EMF member from Poland is known as Republic of Poland Aeroclub. This will help to fulfil associations’s aims in the future.
Pictures from AirVenture Oshkosh 2013 with some description in Czech by EMF Vicepresident Jan Fridrich can be found at: http://www.laacr.cz/Stranky/Aktuality/default.aspx?UID=112
Our members from Malta made this nice short video flying on trike around their beautiful island. Watch here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kt8NZA3SyXk
Germany is to expected another kind of microlight in its community: The national Aeroclub DAeC and the Microlight organization DULV got the approval to start with a program to introduce Microlight helicopters.
During the next two years they have to develop rules for building, airworthiness, type approval, flight training and licence. During the AERO exhibition in Friedrichshafen the key persons of both organisations had talks with manufacturer, dealer and pilots from country’s, where microlight helicopters are flown so fare. In Germany microlight helicopters have to fit in to the existing rules like 450 MTOW.
Six Rotax 912 (3x 80 HP and 3x 100 HP) were stolen in Spain. Please pay attention primarily to suspicious low prices. Serial numbers are as follows:
5645830 – 5645618 – 4407737 – 4410669 – 4406796 – 5643909
All materials from Mallorca meeting including pictures are available now!
EMF Working Conference will be held in Mallorca (Spain) on 9th-10th March.
Best wishes from the EMF: Happy new year!