Last weekend was a true celebration of the fans air shows and aviation enthusiasts. In Gizycko, over the Lake Niegocin held a unique event - Mazury Airshow 2011.
The last two days were a attraction for all lovers of aviation. The audience gathered at the lake Niegocin could admire an unusual air show.
This year in Giżycko could see: The Flying Bulls. Czech acrobatic group, headed by an extremely talented woman - Radka Machova, which showed that it is a world-class team. Group presented many difficult figures, including: a mirror. In the sky appeared the Polish group: Biało – Czerwone Iskry (White-Red Sparks). Five military jet airplanes under the command: pilot Major Thomas Czerwinski. They showed the possibility of "Sparks" in the sky, leaving streaks of smoke in the national colors.
Due to the nature of the event, which took place in the Great Masurian Lakes, could not miss seaplanes. In this role, was unrivaled aircraft Sikorsky S-38. The only copy of flying in the world-famous amphibian aircraft, also known as "Flying yacht Discoveries." The machine was very popular in the 20s and 30 twentieth century, was used by the airlines and the U.S. Army. A copy of that presented during the Masuria airshow also famous for his "performance" in the movie "The Aviator." In other machines adapted for landing on water was a Cessna 172 on floats, ultra-light helicopter equipped with floats - Kompress CH-7 (ZUT Wroclaw) and hydro powered glider.
Also presented a historical aircraft such as Luscombe Phantom Silver II, RWD-5 and Yak-18. Also, you could admire the moto-glider J-6 Fregata, gyroplanes: Calidus and Xenon and polish AT-3 aircraft. On the second day of demonstrations in the sky over Niegocin all seen the legendary DC-3 Dacota - american transport aircraft, developed in 1935 on request of American Airlines, recognized as the most trouble-free airplane in the world.
During the air show acrobatics could not miss. Next to The Flying Bulls showed great class guy from Germany - Uwe Zimmerman on Extra 200S aircraft. Also ¦l±sk group represented by Arthur Kielak and Łukasz Swiderski two Extra 330LX and Ireneusz Rozum, on the airplane Skybolt 300 presented an excellent show.
People who wanted to see the planes closely participate in shows or talk to their pilots could do at the airport Kętrzyn Wilamowo. From Wilamowo also held promotional flights for the entire audience as part of Masuria Wonder of Nature.
In addition to aviation attractions, admired night fireworks from the harbor and a military band concerts during the preparations for the opening ceremony and ending Mazury Airshow 2011.
Air show "Mazury Airshow" are a continuation of several years of very good performance and positive experiences Masuria Picnics Aviation. The aim of the event - the air show, organized over the Niegocin lake in Gizycko is to present a beautiful spectacle for tens of thousands of observers gathered at the public beach, in the port of Masuria ships and other vessels and also around the lake. The only event of this type is implemented as an initiative to "non profit" and access for all observers is free of charge. The show "Mazury Airshow" always involved top acrobatic pilots teams and seaplanes, and great individual acrobatics , domestic and foreign.
Concomitant of "Mazury Airshow" are always promotion flights over Masuria region and a very impressive aircraft exhibition at the Wilamowo airport.
The Great Masurian Lakes AeroClub since 1999 carry out the management
functions of the airfield Kętrzyn Wilamowo and organizer of numerous
aviation events - national and international. The most important and
unique event is "Mazury Airshow". More in CALENDAR OF EVENTS. AKJ
awarded an honorary award "BLUE WINGS" by the National Board of
Aviation, twice (in 2008 and 2011) certificate: "TOURIST PRODUCT OF THE
YEART", a prestigious statuette: "BEST PRODUCT AND SERVICE OF WARMIA AND
MAZURY". In 2009, the Minister of Sport and Tourism honored AKJ Badge of
Honor "FOR SERVICES TO TOURISM." As part of internet plebiscite "Eagles
Aviation 2011" AKJ obtained the title EAGLE AVIATION in the category:
Promoter of the Year 2011. Since November 2009, AKJ office is located in
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Foundation "Military Park" created by Stanislaw Tołwiński which is the initiator and consistently creating at the Airport Ketrzyn Wilamowo (Hitler's former super-secret military airfield) Educational and Historical Complex aimed at promoting the army and popularizing defense, collecting and displaying combat military equipment and several initiatives to organize defense - great for fans of military science. The most important events of the Foundation - open to numerous public and implemented at the airport Ketrzyn Wilamowo - a Military Picnic, Junior Shooting Tournament and Masuria Technical and Defensive Maneuvers - supported by measures the Ministry of Defence.
In the year 2008 for organization of aviation events, The Aeroclub of the Land of Lakes was given a reward for "The Best Product and Service of Varmia and Mazuria.The prestigious prize is awarded annually in a competition organized by the Office of the Marshal of Varmia and Mazury,in cooperation with the editorial staff of "Olsztyn Gazette","Journal of Elblag"and the "Polish Radio Olsztyn".The criteria taken into account in its award are: service quality, compliance with the expectations of customer service, innovation, competitiveness, public opinion, additional services and the promotion of the region through service.