Ministry of National Defence
Information and Public Relations Directorate
No.191 - 17 July 2013
The Aviation and Air Force’s Day
This year, the Aviation and Air Force’s Day will be celebrated through a series of events scheduled to take place as follows: 17th – 22nd July, “Centenary of the Military Aeronautics” homage exhibition, National Military Club, Arts’ Gallery; - On Friday, 19th July, from 10.00 to 11.00, The Open Doors’ Day at the Aviation National Museum; - On Saturday, 20th July, at 11.00, wreath laying military and religious ceremony at the Air Heroes’ Monument from Aviatorilor Square; On Saturday, 20th July, from 12.00 to 14.00, The Open Doors’ Day at 90th “Gheorghe Bănciulescu”
Airlift Flotilla, Otopeni - demonstrative flights, aircraft exhibition, tombola with prizes consisting in recreational flights for the public; - On Sunday, 21st July, from 11.00 to 14.00, The Open Doors’ Day at 71st “General Emanoil Ionescu” Air Flotilla, Câmpia Turzii: demonstrative flights with civilian and military aircrafts, air tactical exercises with MiG-21 LanceR and IAR-330, paratroopers launching, aircraft exhibition. The public’s attendance to these activities is free of charge.