The second part of the Aerobatic flights above the river Dauguva hold the breath of thousands spectators
Before 6 p.m. the crowd between two large Riga’s bridges – Vansu and
Stonebridge - started to grow on the eyes. Everybody around were
friendly chatting about the midday event and the first part of the
flights. They were amazed and now loudly questioned each other: “Will
they really see today the amazing Underbridge flight, which was
performed in the inverted position 10 years ago under the Kaunas
Pedestrian Bridge”? Few minutes after 6 p.m. in the horizon of Riga’s
city showed Aerobatic elite masters: Jurgis Kairys (Lithuania), Svetlana
Kapanina (Russia) and Castor Fantoba (Spain). They came to perform the
second part of „World Elite Aerobatic Formula (WEAF)”
competition demonstration and were greeted by the crowd applauses.
Aerobatic flights above the river Dauguva magnified thousands of people
At the centre of Riga’s city celebrating its festival the engines of the
plains echoed at 12 a.m. Aerobatic elite masters - Jurgis Kairys
(Lithuania), Svetlana Kapanina (Russia) and Castor Fantoba (Spain)
greeted the guests and residents of the city by performing group and
individual programs. S.Kapanina and C.Fantoba performed the first part
of „World Elite Aerobatic Formula“ (WEAF) competition
Jurgis Kairys will be making preparation for the 2011 WEAF serial contest in Riga and will celebrate „Ultra flight“ decade
During Riga‘s feast-day at 21st of August 12 a.m. – 1 a.m. and 6 p.m. – 7 p.m., there will be three pilots: Jurgis Kairys, Svetlana Kapanina and Castor Fantoba, Spanish aerobatic flights champion, who is the winner of the first World Elite Aerobatic Formula
Aeronautical contest will take part in Latvia‘s capital for the first time and will be organized at unique place – above Dauguva river at the center of the Riga city.
WEAF Demonstration, Aeromania Airshow, Mamaia, Romania
Great event "Aeromania"have passed on the hotest Black sea beach, in the centre of Mamaia Pilots presented special performances for the spectators. Romanian national club pilots, Romanian group Yakers, Air Bandit group, World Elite Aerobatic Formula pilots Francesco Fornabaio and Svetlana Kapanina and Jurgis Kairys delaited the crowd with their amazing performances.
August 20-21 preparation event Program for RIGA WEAF.
20 of August
18.00-19.00 Training flight over Dauguva river.
21 of August
12.00-13.00 Part 1 (3 planes formation, Competition demonstration, Pilot Jurgis Kairys solo program)
18.00-18.45 Part 2 (3 planes formation, Competition demonstration, Pilot Jurgis Kairys solo program)
18.45 - underbridge flight
Mamaia WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA preparation event
Mamaia WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA preparation event in Romania near the black sea will be organized on the 7-8 of August. Three pilots will test the security conditions and demonstrate their skills in the plannes area for the WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA Mamaia event in 2011. In Mamaia preparation event will participate Jurgis Kairys (Pilot, Multiple World Champion, Winner of Series WGP of aerobatics Contest Director, Lithuania), Svetlana Kapanina (6 times oweral World Champion, Pilot, Russia),
Francesco Fornabaio (Italian Champion, "Breitling" Pilot, Italy).
Detailed Program, August 07-08, Aeromania, Tuzla, Romania.
Thursday: Press Conference.
Friday: pilots arrival, briefing, checking documents, training, preparations, reports on the airport, press conference exclusively for media partners.
Saturday: air show in front of Hotel Rex, interviews, special guests and celebrities at the event.
Sunday: air show, special guests and celebrities at the event, presenting pilots to public, Hangar Party – in Tuzla.
Monday: departure - reports from the aerodrome.
Detailed program: read more>>>
More info: www.aeromania.tv
Riga WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA preparation event
This summer on the 20-21st of August there will be organized a preparation event in Riga, capital city of Latvia for RIGA WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA event in 2011.
It is planned to organize an aerobatic event RIGA WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA 2011 in Riga (more information about the city: www.riga.lv ) the capital city of Latvia. The unique place is chosen for this event: over Daugava River in the centre of Riga. . In Riga preparation event will participate Jurgis Kairys (Contest Director, Lithuania), Svetlana Kapanina (Pilot, Russia), Castor Fantoba(Pilot, Spain).
The WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA schedule changes for 2010
We are canceling Mamaia WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA 2010 event in
Romania. Mamaia WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA event in Romania
near the black sea is moved to 2011. Not all the details are prepared
yet, but we will inform as soon as it is possible.
This summer there will be organized a preparation event for RIGA WORLD ELITE AEROBATIC FORMULA 2011. Planned date is August 20-21, 2010. It is planned to organize an aerobatic event RIGA WORLD ELITE
AEROBATIC FORMULA 2011 in Riga.
Photo gallery upgraded !
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April 10-11 Kanoya Airshow, Japan
Air show took place in the military base in Kanoya, Japan. The
show was oganized to show military
aircrafts thank Japanese people. During
the second world war Kanoya was one of the biggest naval bases. Here „Kamikadze“s
were started to train – the pilots that new that were will be now fuel left to
return home. Now PC-3 type of
planes are going to missions to ensure
the safety (see photos).
Jurgis had a unique opportunity to fly La-9 (Lavochkin 9)
After demonstration flights with Polikarpov airplanes in Warbirds over Wanaka 2006, 2008, Today Jurgis had a unique opportunity to fly La-9 (Lavochkin 9). This La-9 is the only flying airplane o this kind in the world. This airplane was designed in Russia at the end of second world war and was the fastest warbird at that time. 1850 hp radial engine demonstrates its power by a huge grumble! This was a great gift for an amazing show performance.
New Oficial Jurgis Kairys Web site
New website started to work, starting from today we will apload lots of new information and interesting fotos and videos from the last years.
We hope that from now You will have an oportunity to see lots of increadible stunts and performances, diferent information from Airshows and competitions.
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