Association of Modellers of Czech Republic
Aero Club of Czech Republic
U Pergamenky 3, 17000 Praha 7, Czech Republic

  2019 FAI F1D European Championship
  for Free Flight Indoor Model Aircraft

Bulletin ( 2+ )

5th March 2019 Tachov, Svetce – Czech Republic

 Monday 3rd to Saturday 8th, June 2019

ORGANIZERS : Union of Modellers of Czech Republic, in co-operation with the Aeromodeller Club Plasy

DATE : Arrival June 1st to departure June 9th 2019

VENUE : Svetce (district of Tachov) – the largest Czech horse riding hall and the second largest horse riding hall in the Central Europe (right after the Spanish Riding School in Vienna) from 1858, where 2007, 2011, 2013, 2016, 2018 Czech F1D Championship with international participants and 2014, 2015, 2017 international contest F1D were held.


No. Country Sen Jun European
TK Help/Supp. Total
2 ISRAEL 3           3
3 SWITZERLAND 2         2-3 4-6
5 FRANCE 3 3 1 1 8
7 HUNGARY 2 1 3
8 POLAND 3           3
9 SLOVAKIA 3           3
10 UKRAINE 3 3 1 1 3  
12 ROMANIA   3   1   4
  TOTAL 29-30 9   3 14 6-7 61-63

ENTRY FEES : 300 EUR /senior competitor, TM, TM assistant/

250 Eur /junior competitor/

60 EUR /helper, supporter/

At the same time, the Enty Fees for Team Manager, Team ManagerŚ Assistant, Senior Competitors, Junior Competitors, Helpers, Supporters, should be send to the following bank account no later than the 10th of March 2019. (Change !) Payments sent after the 1st of March will be subject of a fine : 11th March – 1st April 10% fine 2nd April – 1st May 15% fine 2nd May – 1st June 20% fine The bank comission is in charge of sender.

BANK Account : KB Plzen – stred, exp. Tremosna SWIFT : KOMBCZPPXXX IBAN : CZ4101000001158796950277 Title : Ivo Kornatovsky ECH F1D

NOTE : payment by cheque is not accepted. The commission for money transfer will be in charge of sender. THE FINAL ENTRY FORMS will be sent by mail, e-mail no later than the 10th of March 2019.


Park Hotel Tachov Zámecká 1395, 347 01 Tachov 1 person / 1 night including breakfast max. about 25Euro breakfast 5:00-11:00, dinner till 22:00

Hotel Garni Pivovarská ulice 1371, 347 01 Tachov 1 person / 1 night including breakfast max. about 28Euro

REVIS, vzdělávací středisko Tachov – ubytování Školní 1094, 347 01 Tachov 10 – double beds rooms, no restaurant, kitchen

Pension POHODA Vítkov, Mrs. Ilona Rathausová, Vítkov 75, Tachov
Penzion U Švábků – Dlouhý Újezd (4 km from Tachov) Dlouhý Újezd 178

Penzion Obora (10km from Tachov) Obora 70, Tachov

if you have any problems with accomodation, please contact us

BUFFET : Two hundred metres from Svetce hall is possibility to také caffe, tea, snacks, cakes, drink, etc. thru all flying days

BANQUET : 30 EUR / pers senior, 25EUR / pers junior

THE HALL : The contest is organized in renovated building of one of the biggest riding horse school in Europe.The building was built in 1858-1860 by family Windischgrätz. Eeach competitor must obey the local rules of the site. The space is not heated. Height : 23m Length : 20m Width : 40m Average temperature : 18 – 20 oC

THE SCHEDULE : June 1st, Saturday – arrival, accomodation, registration, training day 10:00 – 20:00 June 2nd, Sunday – arrival, accomodation, registration, training day 7:00 – 20:00

June 3rd, Monday – training day 7:00 – 17:30, opening ceremony

June 4th, Tuesday – training day 7:00 – 18:00, technical meeting

June 5th, Wednesday – round 1 + 2

June 6th, Thursday – round 3 + 4

June 7th, Friday – round 5 + 6

June 8th, Saturday – (reserve day), prize awarding and closing ceremony, banquet

June 9th, Sunday – departure PRESS ACCESS The access in the Svetce of press reprezentatives, photographers, etc., will be free of chargé and allowed only in the special designed area of the contest, after being instructed by the Contest Director. Depending on the internet connection in the Svetce, the results will be posted during the contest or, if no internet connection, in every evening.

OTHER INFORMATION : Tachov – GPS 49°47’43.003″N, 12°38’1.147″E Světce – GPS 49.8027947N, 12.6069211E

THE CAR FUEL: 1l 95 ~ 30 CZK 1l Diesel ~ 31 CZK

ELECTRICITY: in Czech Republic, electricity is suppplied at 220V, 50 Hz, two pin sockets.

Highway D5 : from Germany – Border Waidhaus/Rozvadov, after Exit136, 13km on street nr.198 to city Tachov from Czech Republic – after Plzen, exit 128, 13km on street nr.199 to city Tachov

Svetce are 3km to west from city Tachov on street nr.199

PROTEST FEE : 50 EUR All protests must be presented in writing in English to the Contest Director of the competition, ort he appropriate Contest Director for competitions with multiple classes and must be accompanied by the deposit of a fee. The amound of this fee shall be the equivalent of 50 EUR. The deposit is returned only if the protest is upheld.

Model processing will be done according to C.12 rule in the Sporting Code (quoting rule F1.3.2. the Volume F1 for 2019): „Indoor free flight duration models must be processed before each flight to confirm that the models meets the dimensional and weight requirements of the class. Rubber motors are to be weighed before o rafter the flight to confirm that these are within the specification.

National flag and anthen The Team Manager is requested to bring one national flag of 1×1,5m. The flags will be collected during the team´s registration and returned after the closing ceremony. The Team Managers will confirm their anthem at the registration.

Documents for registration : Competitor´s FAI Licence valid for 2019, registered in the FAI data base A copy of team´s banking payment receipt One national flag 1×1,5m Valid ID card

INSURANCE Union of Modellers of Czech Republic will provide a limited third-party liability insurance covering all competitors for model accidents involving injury to others and damage to property. Union of Modellers of Czech Republic and the local organizers are not responsible for any kind of injury, loss, theft or damage to people or property. For the European Championship competitors will be covered by a “third party” liability insurance according to the FAI rules. It is recommended that individual health and travel insurance be purchased before traveling.

Contact address : Mail : Union of czech modellers, LMK Plasy, Pod nadrazim 128, 33101 PLASY, Czech Republic Email :

The organizing comittee

Ivo Kornatovsky Contest Director