FAI Free Flight World Cup 2015


Report of the FAI Jury on Istambul Free Flight Cup 2015

Last update of this page: 20 June 2015
FAI Jury members

1. Necdet ERGIN, TURKEY (President)


3. Ievgenii Gorban, UKRAINE

Advance information

Published well in advance on the net through CIAM and web site www.turkey-ff.org

Schedule of competition

June 6, 2015, Start time: 07:00,
Fly off start: Next day, 06:50

Duration of rounds

Normal rounds: 60 minutes, Fly off round: 10 minutes

Breaks between rounds

15 minutes break between the rounds
After fifth round regular rounds finished

Maximum durations in each round

Five rounds: 90 seconds
First fly-off for F1B: After one minute, the models DT ed and the time after DT measured.

Interruptions and delays


Weather and visibility

The visibility was good.
The temperature was between 180C and 240C.
The wind speed was between 6 m/sec and 9 m/sec.

Flight line - changes of position

None, 3km+ all directions

Number of starting poles

For F1A 4, for F1B 4

Number of competitors per pole

3, 4

Local rules or deviations from Sporting Code

Five round competition, 90 sec. maximum, DT method used for fly off

Observations on timekeeping

There was a fixed 1 timekeeper in each starting pole with binocular. There were some moving additional time keepers keeping time as a second time-keeper. In fly-off, there were two fixed timekeepers with good binoculars. Time keeping was very correct.

Prize-giving and issue of results - confirm organisers provide results with full names, nationalities and number of juniors

First 3 places in each category were awarded with plaques.
Junior winners were also awarded.

Any incident or accident




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