The most important aeronautical and / or aviator events are here mentioned, held in Italy or abroad, which have always greatly stimulated the sensitivity towards flight that usually accompanies every aerophilatelist. These are various kind of events where there were also aerophilatelic implications: aerostatic rallies, air shows, exhibitions and / or cultural events.
Conference – Volandia Museum June 8, 2019 In June 1929, the Eastern Mediterranean Cruise began, commissioned by the then Undersecretary Italo Balbo to reach the Black Sea with a dual objective: to train flight crews in formation over long distances and to advertise Italian aircraft abroad. Ninety years later Volandia remembers the feat – «anContinue reading “2019 – 90th Anniversary of the Eastern Mediterranean cruise – Somma Lombardo”
Villa Mirabello – Monza Park of the Reggia April, 1-25 2016 Almost the entire month of April dedicated to the flight exhibition and a “three days” of subtle adrenaline between charm, emotion and show. An initiative organized by Villa Reale and Parco di Monza Consortium and the Italian Aerostatic Club and conceived by Marco Majrani,Continue reading “2016 – Flight Festival- Monza”
Civic Arena of Milan, viale Giorgio Byron, 2 (Parco Sempione) May 14, 2011 From 10.00 to 22.00 on Saturday May, 14 2011, Fondo Ambiente Italiano (FAI) made an appointment for adults and children at the Arena Civica in Milan, where the “Air Festival” was staged: a day of leisure and fun with free admission, toContinue reading “2011 – Air Festival – Milan”
Various competition venues June, 6 – 14 June 2009 The World Air Games was the most important sport aviation event in the world. Organized and promoted by Fédération Aéronatique Internationale (FAI), in this 2009 edition they were, by approach, assimilated to the Olympic competitions, with general and specialized press coverage and extensive media coverage, usingContinue reading “2009 – World Air Games – Torino”
28th Air Show – Agusta Airport – Vergiate September, 4th 1994 One of the most outstanding characteristics of Vergiate Club has always been the great passion of its members for all aspects of flying. This passion has always meant not only pleasure in flying, but also pleasure in admiring others, showing one’s skills and thoseContinue reading “1994 – MAV VERGIATE 94”