The most appreciated professional pilots of the moment will take to the sky between 9.00 and 13.00 on July 16, access being free of charge starting at 8.00. A special guest is Svetlana Kapanina from Russia, multiple world champion and believed to be one of the best female pilot acrobats in the world.
Representatives of the local civil, sports and military aviation will take to the sky: The Romanian Air Club, Tarom, Romanian Air Force Staff, General Aviation Inspectorate of the Ministry of Administration and Internal Affairs, the SRI Aviation Structure and the flight test center from Craiova. The program includes a demonstration of Iacarilor Acrobats and flight schools parade – Higher School of Civil Aviation, Regional Air Services, Fly Level, Carpatair Flight Training.
Otopeni Air Show
July 16 2011
Henri Coanda International Airport Bucharest
Entrance free of charge
09:00 – 09:45 – CONCERT, CHEERLEADERS
10:00 – 12:00 – AIR SHOW, AIR PERFORMANCES AND STUNTS
Schedule of aerial performances:
Opening of the air rally – a flight formation greeting of MIG-21 (Romanian Air Forces)
Romanian Air Forces: MIG-21 performance
Romanian Air Forces: Tactical exercise 1
Flight schools parade: The Superior School of Civil Aviation, Romanian Aeroclub, Regional Air Services, Carpatair, Fly Level
Romanian Aeroclub: 3 ZLIN 142 formation
Romanian Aeroclub: 2 Gliders formation
Romanian Aeroclub: 4 Extra Hawks of Romania formation
Flight Test Centre Craiova: IAR-99 evolution
Special Guest: Svetlana Kapanina, multiple world champion – air stunts
TAROM: Boeing 737 air performance
Iacarii Acrobats: 3 Yak 52 formation
Tactical exercise 2: Romanian Air Forces, Ministry of Administration and Interior, Romanian Intelligence Service
Closing of the air rally
An exhibition of civil and military aviation technique will be grounded in proximity to the air rally.
A photography exhibition celebrating the 125th birth moment of Henri Coanda – the inventor of the jet engine, will be organized on the corridor between passenger terminals at Henri Coanda International Airport in Bucharest.
Corina Dumitrescu, Ovidiu Posirca