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WL1T (Solo Weightshift)
WL1E (Solo Weightshift, electric)
WL2T (2 seat Weightshift)
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AL1T (Solo 3 Axis)
AL1E (Solo 3 Axis, electric)
AL2T (2 seat, 3 Axis)
AL2E (Solo 3 Axis, electric)

Paramotors
PF1Tm (Solo, male)
PF1Tf (Solo, female)
PF1E (Solo, electric)
PF2T (2 Seat)
PF2E (2 Seat, electric)

Paratrikes
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Site last updated by RMH
14 Aug 2015, 13:50

<--   12 World microlight and paramotor records set in 2003   -->  
From 2006 onwards CIMA may award the Ann Welch Diploma to the pilot or crew of a microlight or paramotor who made the most meritorious flight which resulted in a microlight or paramotor World record claim ratified since the last CIMA plenary meeting. These records are at Ann Welch Diploma candidates
WL2T Distance in a straight line with limited fuel
Performance 144.82 Km (79 Nm)
Date 22 Jun 2003
Pilot Robert Mair (GER)
Co-pilot Dietmar SPEKKING
Aircraft Enduro Diesel
Location Vilshofen (Germany) - Altom√ľnster (Germany)
WL2T Distance in a closed circuit with limited fuel
Performance 126.8 Km (69 Nm)
Date 13 Jun 2003
Pilot Robert Mair (GER)
Co-pilot Ernst A. GRAF
Aircraft Enduro Diesel
Location Altom√ľnster (Germany)
AL1T Distance in a straight line with limited fuel
Performance 274.61 Km (149 Nm)
Date 30 Nov 2003
Pilot Jon A. Jacobs (USA)
Aircraft U.S.Pacific Mitchell Wing B-10
Engine 1 Volkswagen Half VW
Location Burnettsville, IN (USA) - Petersburg, MI (USA)
AL1T Speed over a straight course
Performance 194.2 Km/h (105 Kt)
Date 11 Oct 2003
Pilot Pavel Skarytka (CZE)
Aircraft B-612
Engine 1 Rotax 447
Location Bubovice (Czech Republic)
PF1Tm Speed over a straight course
Performance 42.05 Km/h (23 Kt)
Date 8 Aug 2003
Pilot Igor Marentic (SLO)
Aircraft Airsystems Swing Arcus L & Solo 220
Location Moravske Toplice (Slovenia)
PL1T Time to climb to a height of 3000 m
Performance 0h 16m 51s
Date 26 Dec 2003
Pilot Istvan Kocsis (HUN)
Aircraft Sunflightcraft "Explorer" & Sycon Chiron 340
Location Sarvar (Hungary)
PL1T Speed over a straight course
Performance 43.42 Km/h (24 Kt)
Date 20 Feb 2003
Pilot Roman Zelenko (SLO)
Aircraft V. Prah & team Prah & Team Paratrike BWP2000
Location Murska Sobota (Slovenia)
PL1T Speed over a closed circuit of 50 km
Performance 41.21 Km/h (23 Kt)
Date 25 Mar 2003
Pilot Miro Drobec (SLO)
Aircraft V. Prah & team Prah & Team Paratrike BWP2000
Location Verzej (Slovenia)
PL2T Altitude
Performance 3409m (11183 Ft)
Date 30 Mar 2003
Pilot Alenka Prah (SLO)
Co-pilot Vojko PRAH
Aircraft V. Prah & team BWP 2002, Air System Big Berta
Location Murska Sobota (Slovenia)
PL2T Altitude
Performance 4575m (15008 Ft)
Date 26 Dec 2003
Pilot Helmut Stern (AUT)
Co-pilot Anja ZOTTER
Aircraft Sunflightcraft "Air Chopper" & Sycon Chiron 340
Location Sarvar (Hungary)
PL2T Time to climb to a height of 3000 m
Performance 0h 39m 6s
Date 30 Mar 2003
Pilot Alenka Prah (SLO)
Co-pilot Vojko PRAH
Aircraft V. Prah & team BWP 2002, Air System Big Berta
Location Murska Sobota (Slovenia)
PL2T Time to climb to a height of 3000 m
Performance 0h 24m 58s
Date 26 Dec 2003
Pilot Helmut Stern (AUT)
Co-pilot Anja ZOTTER
Aircraft Sunflightcraft "Air Chopper" & Sycon Chiron 340
Location Sarvar (Hungary)
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This list does not include World record claims pending ratification.