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Fai: Beijing 2008 as first "aerial Olympics"
Lausanne, Switzerland - A plan to include air sports in the Games
A delegation from Fai, the world air sports federation, has been invited to China to present the case for the inclusion of parachuting and skydiving events on the 2008 Olympic programme. The vice president of the organizing committee for the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, Mr. Duan Shijie, had a favourable understanding for Fai's promotion. On returning from China, Fai president, Wolfgang Weinreich,...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency