Kyiv, February 17, 1998

To the National Airsport Control authority of all FAI member nations:

The 1998 World Championships for Control Line Aeromodels in Ukraine, Kyiv

The Federation of Aeronautical Sports of Ukraine kindly requests that FAI Aeromodelling Committee chooses Ukraine to host the World Control Line Model Championships in Kyiv 1998 and cordially invites your National team to take the participation in this event.

Dear Sirs,

Enclosed you will find the Bulletin 1 from the organisers of the 1998 World Championships for Control Line aeromodels in Ukraine, Kyiv, August 23-30. There is also a Preliminary Entry Form that has to be filled in and returned no later than April 10 in order to receive further information. Please make sure that these papers are handled over to your appropriate authority as soon as possible.

Yours sincerely,

Mikhail Zakharov

Secretary General


THE 1998 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR CONTROL LINE AEROMODELS

August 23-30, 1998, Ukraine, Kyiv

BULLETIN 1

February 17, 1998

Federation of Aeronautical Sports of Ukraine cordially invites your National Team to the 1998 World Aeromodelling Championships!

The competition categories:

F2A, F2B, F2C, F2D

Location

Kyiv is Ukraine`s capital, located in its centre. Its population exceeds 3 million. Maps showing the city, hotels and contest site locations are found on an attached sheet.

Contest site

Attached scheme shows this contest site. [See aerial pictures: 1 | 2] Control line model flying site sport complex "Chayka" which hosted the W/Ch 1988, is situated in the western part of Kyiv. There are three fenced contest`s circles for F2A, F2B, F2C, place on the grass field for F2D, pavilions for national teams preparation, additional places for practice, cloak-rooms for storage of models and equipment.

Schedule

All dates are August, 1998
Sunday 23 Arrival, registration, practice, briefing
Monday 24 Registration, opening ceremony, airshow, processing, official practice
Tuesday 25 F2A - practice
F2B - First Flight (2/3)
F2C - First Round
F2D - First Round
Wednesday 26F2A - First Flight
F2B - First Flight(1/3), Second Flight (1/3)
F2C - Second Round
F2D - Second Round
Thursday 27 F2A - Second Flight
F2B - Second Flight (2/3)
F2C - Third Round
F2D - Semi - finals
Friday 28 F2A - Third Flight
F2B - Finals
F2C - Semi finals and Final
F2D - Finals
Awards and closing ceremony, Banquet
Saturday 29 Optional: Tour
Sunday 30 Departure
As a spare day is recommended, it is normally included and may be provided for resheduling due to bad weather.

Participation

FAI Jury and Judges

The following jurors and judges selected from the CIAM approved list have accepted invitations and have been approved by the CIAM Bureau:
FAI Jury F2C Jury
President: Sandy Pimenoff Finland Paul Rietbergen Netherlands
Laird Jackson USA Karlis Plocins Latvia
Boris Krasnoroutski Russia Valery Kramarenko Ukraine
Reserve: Victor Onufrienko Ukraine Reserve: Victor Barkov Russia
F2B Judges F2D Jury
Stefan Kraszewski Poland Guido Michiels Belgium
Art Adamisin USAVernon Hunt UK
Bernadette Gilbert France Oleg Doroshenko Russia
Yuri Smirnov Russia Marshal: Mack Henry USA
Igor Boguslavsky Ukraine Reserve: Thomas Durrfeld Germany
Reserves: Louis M.van den Hout Netherlands
Klaus Kosmolla Germany

Awards

Individual:

Team:

Accomodation

Lodging

Seven alternatives are available. Attached scheme showes the disposition of accomodation places and contest site. All hotels exept n7 (see below) are located along the avenue connecting the western border of the city with its centre.
  1. Tourist complex "Prolisok". The hotel is situated by the west border of the city. The distance to the contest site is 4 km and has the following facilities: bar, restaurant, sauna, place for car parking.
    1. Two-roomed double room. Toilet, bath, refrigerator, TV. In addition extra bed can be arranged.
    2. Double room. Toilet, bath, refrigerator, TV.
  2. Olimpic centre "Sviatoshin" is situated at the distance 6 km to the contest site. Canteen, place for car parking. The number of the rooms is limited.
    1. Double room. Toilet, shower, refrigerator, TV.
    2. Double room. Toilet, shower.
    3. Two-roomed four-bed room. Toilet, shower.
  3. Motel "Sniper" is situated at the distance 11 km to the contest site. Bar, place for car parking. The number of the rooms is limited.
    1. Two-roomed three-bed-place room (recently repaired). Toilet, shower, TV.
    2. Two-roomed three-bed-place room. Toilet, shower, TV.
    3. Double room. Toilet, shower.
  4. Hotel "Olga" is situated at the distance 12 km to the contest site. Bar, place for car parking.
    1. Three-bed room. Toilet, bath- shower, refrigerator, TV.
  5. Hotel ĎAcademichna" is situated 12 km to the contest site. Restaurant, place for car parking
    1. Two-roomed double room. Toilet, bath, refrigerator, TV, phone.
    2. Double room. Toilet, shower, refrigerator, TV, phone.
  6. Hotel "Nica" is situated at the distance 13 km to the contest site. Bar, place for car parking.
    1. Single room. Toilet, bath, refrigerator, TV, phone.
    2. Double room. Toilet, bath, refrigerator, TV, phone.
    3. Three-bed room. Toilet, bath, refrigerator, TV, phone.
  7. Hotel "Jerelo" is situated at the distance 15 km to the contest site. Bar, pool, place for car parking.
    1. Double room (recently repaired). Toilet, shower, TV.
    2. Double room. Toilet, shower, TV.

Food

Transportation

Weather conditions

These are average of long standing climatic dates between 15-30 August:

Entry Fees

Obligatory entry fees (per person) USD
- Competitors, team-managers and assistant team managers220
- Junior competitors 110
- Helpers, supporters, press and accompanying persons 40
For each additional competition category, add 50% of the entry fee

Lodging

(per person per day)
Hotels:USD
1. "a" - two-roomed double room 50
additional bed 20
"b" - double room 36
2."a" - double room 25
"b" - double room 22
"c" - two-roomed four-bed room 20
3."a" - two-roomed three-bed room (recently repaired) 17
"b" - two-roomed three-bed room 12
"c" - double 12
4.three-bed room 20
5."a" - two-roomed double 38
"b" - double 30
6."a" - single (including breakfast) 45
"b" - double (including breakfast) 35
"c" - three-bed room 25
7. "a" - double room 40
"b" - double room (unrepaired) 23

Meals

USD
Lunch in package on the contest site 7
Hot lunch on the contest site 10
For hotel guests:
Breakfast 5
Lunch7
Dinner 8
Banquet30
Sightseeing tour not yet determined

Official Bulletins and Entry Forms

Correspondence

All official correspondence should be sent to:

Ukrainian Aeromodelling Federation Phone: +380 (44) 457 09 73
Industrialnaya 27 Note the new phone number!
Kyiv 252056 UKRAINE
Fax/phone: +380 (44) 388 31 42
E-mail: masha.z@bc.kiev.ua

See you in Kyiv!

FAS of Ukraine and 1998 World Championships Organising Committee,

Nikolay Marchenko

Mikhail Zakharov

President FAS of Ukraine Secretary General