Icarus Cup Competition 2017

15 July 2017 - 23 July 2017

Lasham Gliding Club

Supported Event

Following earlier Icarus Cup competitions, the RAeS Human Powered Flight Group supports the British Human Powered Flying Club HPA Competition. This year's event will be held from Saturday 15 July to Sunday 23 July at Lasham Gliding Club in Alton.

Flying will take place from 6-9 am each morning weather permitting with the aim to win cash team and pilot prizes up to £1000.

To enter, visit the BHPFC website to download and complete an entry form. You will also find copies of the rules and plenty of resources online here.

HPA activities and CPD

During the week while flying is not taking place there will be opportunities to hear from speakers working within the field of human powered flight including:

  • Sam Penney - private build project
  • Barry Jacobson - on early HPAs
  • University of West Englang - sharing their new design working closely with Airbus at Filton
  • Solar Powered Electric Drones


Lasham Gliding Club

Lasham Gliding Club
Alton GU34 5SS