FAI: air sports join Olympic Channel
Lausanne, Switzerland - They have reached a cooperation agreement to collaborate on the content
FAI (Fédération Aéronautique Internationale) and the Olympic Channel today announced that they have reached a cooperation agreement to collaborate on content for the Olympic Channel. FAI, together with World Bowling and World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF), join the 36 International Federations (IFs) and IOC Recognised Sports Federations who have previously announced similar agreements with the Olympic Channel this year. Its President Frits Brink welcomed the new partnership with the Olympic Channel. The Olympic Channel is working together with its IF partners to create innovative partnerships encompassing live event streaming, event coverage, highlights, magazine shows, news coverage and original programming as well as technical business solutions. Collaborations to broadcast live events on the Olympic Channel are complementary to current broadcast and distribution arrangements. By the end of the year, the Olympic Channel will have streamed more than 50 live events since its launch in August. FAI activities include Aerobatics, Aeromodelling, Airships, Amateur-Built and Experimental Aircraft, Balloons, Gliding, Hang Gliding, Helicopters, Manpowered Flying, Microlights, Parachuting, Paragliding, Paramotors, Power Flying and all other Aeronautic and Astronautic sporting activities.
World Aeronautical Press Agency