We had seven flights and 24 tasks during this nice week. We started with an amazing Opening Ceremony at the Franciscan Monastery and finished at the Szeged Airport during the Airshow. You may find the event details and results on the Electronic Notice Board here.
The CIA Planery sanctioned the following CAT1 Events in Szeged, Hungary:
- 1st Women European Cup and 3rd Central European Cup and 39th Hungarian National Championship and 4th Szeged Balloon Cup, 2019
- 4th Central European and 5th Szeged Balloon Cup, 2020
- 22nd FAI European Hot Air Balloon Championship 2021
The event will be from 9th September to 15th September 2019 with 10 planned flights. We are sending the bid for CAT1 Event. The invitation will sending out on next week. Hope to see you in Szeged!
We would like to invite you to the 2nd Central European Cup hot air balloon competition and to the 38th Hungarian National Championship and to the 3rd Szeged Ballon Cup fiesta and to the BorTér winefestival, where more than 100 wineries presents excellent products and the third Szeged Airshow which is the largest flying event in the region.
The Central European Cup hot air balloon competition is open to all NACs which have met their obligations to the FAI. Pilots-in-command shall have been authorized to act as pilot-in-command of that sub-class of aerostat for which the event is held, at least twelve months prior to the start of the event. Each pilot-in-command shall have accumulated at least 50 hours as pilot-in-command of aerostats of that sub-class by the closing entry date. The maximum size category is AX8 (3000cbm/105000cft). The logger used in this Event is the FAI/CIA Flytec logger, no observer and we will apply the AXMER 2018.
The Szeged Balloon Cup hot air balloon fiesta is open to all pilots but each pilot-in-command shall have accumulated at least 30 hours as pilot-in-command of aerostats of that sub-class by the closing entry date. No maximum size category. No entry fee with special shape.
More information are here.
2nd Central European Cup will be from 12th to 16th September 2018.by the decesion of the organizing committee at today.
Do not forget entry closing date is 10th June 2017 for the non Czech pilots.
The entry is valid if you filled the entry form and paid the entry fee before closing entry date.
The Organisation Committee of CE Cup are glad to host the Czech National Hot Air Balloon Championship 2017 in Szeged together with the Central European Cup and the Hungarian National Championship and Szeged Balloon Cup.
We would like to remind you that the reduced entry free period will end within one week at 10th May 2017. Thirty pilots from nine countries sent theirs entry already but we have few places to receive your entry too. We are looking forward to meet with you at September in Szeged.
The Ballooning Commission of Hungarian Aeronautical Association decided yesterday that the event will be the 37th Hungarian National Championship too.
The full name of the event is 1st Central European Cup and 37th Hungarian National Championship and
2nd Szeged Balloon Cup.