Competitions and Cross-Country 2018

2018 Nationals.

Online applications are now being accepted for 2018National Championships in all classes at

FAI licence renewal for 2018 can be done at the same time.

With places significantly limited in some classes, pilots should ensure that their entry is placed before the deadline of 31st January 2018.

Notes about the application process can be downloaded in advance of entry from

Details of the Nationals and all other competitions in 2018 are on the Competitions page of the BGA web site at

 FAI Competition Licences.

You can now apply for your 2018 Competition Licence. You can either do this online when you enter a Nationals competition (see above) or via the BGA office. All intending competitors should note that from 2017onwards, FAI Licence cards are no longer issued. Once your application has been received by the BGA it will be forwarded to the Royal Aero Club which will add or update your licence details on the main FAI database. Once this has been done, you will be able to verify the status of your FAI licence if required by entering your email address at

An automated email will then be sent to you from FAI confirming the status of your licence.