Cyprus Airsports Federation

The CYPRUS AIRSPORTS FEDERATION (C.A.F.) is the umbrella organization for all Airsports associations in the Republic of Cyprus.

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Aeromodelling

Aeromodelling is the design, construction and flying of model aircraft, which are either an imitation of real aircraft under scale or special constructions with the purpose of making the best use of certain flying qualities such as aerobatics

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Paragliding

Icaros Hang gliding and Paragliding club organize groups of minimum 4-5 persons . For possible dates please contact with number below. Usually the courses are organized in April, and September or October and it takes about 7-10 days- weather permitted

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Hanggliding

Did you ever drive a scooter? In Cyprus you can fly with a scooter to. Come here and learn to fly with this revolutionary way of training and forgot the waste of time in the hills with wrong wind direction and the carrying of a glider to the top.

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Aeroplanes

Have you ever thought of becoming a pilot? Have you ever imagined yourself in command of an aeroplane that flies through cloud, over seas or across the land masses of Africa or Europe? Have you dreamt of flying yourself to the beautiful islands of the Aegean

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Aeromodelling


Aeromodelling is the design, construction and flying of model aircraft, which are either an imitation of real aircraft under scale or special constructions with the purpose of making the best use of certain flying qualities such as aerobatics, speed, endurance etc.

Aeromodelling can be a variable and exciting hobby for all, irrespective of age or gender. To the young, it offers a healthy and very educational pastime. Subjects like aerodynamics, theory of flight, aircraft design, electronics, engines, wooden constructions, new materials etc. are taught.

The Cyprus Airsports Federation (C.A.F.) has four Clubs in its membership, which engage in Aeromodelling. One is in Nicosia, one in Limassol, one at Paralimni and one in Pafos. The Nicosia Aeromodellers fly from the Nicosia Aeromodelling Field, 2 km West of the village of Kotsiatis; the Limassol Aeroclub members from Ladies Mile seashore whilst in Paralimni an Aeromodelling Field has been constructed at the Paralimni Salt Lake. There is also a field in Kato Pafos.

These clubs offer a simplified and safe hobby for their members. In recent years, models, equipment and methods of construction have improved considerably through technological advancements.

 

 

 

 

As an indication, the funds necessary for someone to get started in Aeromodelling range between 300 to 500 Cyprus pounds. For this amount one can acquire a training model ready for take off. The package will include engine, servos, receiver, transmitter, and battery. It will also include a carry case with the various aeromodelling tools and the battery with the starter and fuel.

Under the auspices of C.A.F. annual championships are held in 6 categories. The champions represent Cyprus in European and World championships that are organized under the auspices of the World Airsport Federation.

In Nicosia there are 3 shops dealing in Aeromodelling equipment. Limassol also has a number of shops.So, we invite you to join the fantastic world of Aeromodelling.

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