Attracting new sponsors and commercial partners is part of FAI's role. Building and maintaining productive commercial relationships allows FAI to focus on its core role of developing air sports around the world.
Leaseweb is an official FAI Partner and hosts FAI servers, including the FAI website. It is a leading cloud-hosting provider, serving more than 17,500 customers. Founded 20 years ago in the Netherlands by two pilots, the company employs nearly 500 people from over 35 countries across its international offices and data centers in the US, Singapore, the Netherlands and Germany.
Noosphere Ventures is the FAI Global Technical Partner. The US asset management firm has developed an event management system in cooperation with FAI to provide applications that include creating event websites, integrating with FAI databases, receiving scores from external scoring systems, and allowing competitors and organisers to communicate in an effective way.