Festivals
Date: September 8, 1935
Location: Riga (Spilve)
Known Personnel: Abolins, Aboms, Alksnis, Ansons, J.Balodis, Balodis N, A.Batkovskis, A.Biedrins, Bilmanis, Birznieks, Blaus, Blumbergs, Briedis, Bruenenaus, Budris, Butevics, Cirulis, Cukurs, V.Dimza, Dzenitis, Eglitis, Freimanis, Graudins, Greizis, Grube, A.Grundmanis, Gulbis, Gutmanis, Hvastkovs, Iesalnieks, Jakubovs, Jekabsons, Jenkevics, A.Juzefatovs, A.Kadikis, Kaguss, Kalnins, N.Kaneps, E.Kanna, Karklins, K.Karps, T.Kleinbergs, Krastins, A.Kregers, Lasmanis, K.Lesinskis, A.Linins, J.Lodzins, Maisins, Meijers, Mellups, Munters, E.Nolbergs, Ozolins, Pantelejevs, Paulins, J.Pelse, Pukse, Putnins, V.Rinkis, Rucels, Rudzitis, Sleiters, Sotnieks, F.Sprogis, Strazdins, Strukovs, J.Sturans, Sulcs ,T.Susters, Tirulis, Tomass, Tramdachs, Treijs, Vaiders, A.Vasiljevskis, Veikins, E.Veinbergs, E.Vitolins, Vulfs, Ziedanis
Aircraft Known to be Involved: Udet Flamingo (glider tugs), Martinsyde ADC, Fiat CR.1, Bristol Bulldog, Letov S.16, DH9a, KOD-1, Cukurs C.3, Gourdou Lesseure, Sopwith Strutter, various gliders (including YL-AA "Aizsardze").
Programme:
  1. Parade and Presentation of Aircraft to the LAK Aviation School
  2. Glider Demonstration
    • Biedrins, Tramdachs, Pantelejevs
  3. Individual Aerobatics
    • Sleiters (Martinsyde ADC)
    • Karklins (Fiat CR.1)
    • Hvastkovs (Bristol Bulldog)
  4. Ground Attack
    • Munters, Kadikis, Strukovs, Vulfs, Tirulis, Brunenaus (DH9a)
    • Veinbergs, Blumbergs, Mellups, Greizis, Cirulis, Vitolins (Letov S.16)
    • Rucels, Graudins, Lodzins (Mardinsyde ADC)
    • Freimanis, Iesalnieks, Rudzitis (Bristol Bulldog)
  5. Mid-Air Refuelling
    • Jekabsons, Kregers (DH9a)
    • Cukurs, Hvastkovs (Cukurs C.3)
  6. Formation Aerobatics
    • N.Balodis, Ozolins, Abolins (Bristol Bulldog)
  7. Aerial Combat
    • Bilmanis, Veikins (Letov S.16)
    • Dimze, Grube, Karps (Martinsyde ADC)
  8. Bombing Attack
    • Sturans, Pukse, Jenkevics, Vasilevskis, Bilmanis, Aboms, Balodis, Jakubovs, Krastins, Pelss (Letov S.16)
    • Rinkis (Udet Flamingo)
    • Dimze, Paulins, Ansons (Martinsyde ADC)
    • Kandis, Maisins, Hvastkovs (Bristol Bulldog)
  9. Low Level Flight
    • Dzenis, Dzenitis, Susters, Vaiders, Rinkis, Birznieks, Putnins, Briedis (Udet Flamingo)
    • Blumbergs, Meijers (Letov S.16)
    • Treijs, Sotnieks (Bristol Bulldog)
    • Rinkis (KOD-1)
  10. Balloon Attack
    • Kleinbergs, Gutmanis, Cukurs (Martinsyde ADC)
  11. Towing a Glider
    • Susters (Udet Flamingo)
    • Butevics (glider pilot)
  12. Formation Flights
    • Kaneps, Putnins, Sturans, Linins, Ginters, Sprogis, Jenkevics, Kalnins, Veinbergs, Ziedainis, Meijers, Alksnis, Cirulis, Vitolins, Balodis, Jakubovs, Krastins, Pelss, Kagus, Batkovskis (Letov S.16)
    • Munters, Kregers, Kadikis, Juzefatovs, Krastins, Strukovs (DH9a)
    • Rucels, Graudins, Gutmanis (Martinsyde ADC)
    • Eglitis, Grube, Lodzins (Fiat CR.1)
    • Budris, Nolbergs, Grundmanis, Treijs, Blaus, Lasmanis (Bristol Bulldog)
    • Cukurs (Cukurs C.3)
    • Gulbis (Gourdou Lesseure)
    • Dzenitis, Rinkis, Susters (Udet Flamingo)
  13. Parachute Jumps
    • Strazdins, J.Balodis, Sleiters, Grundmanis, Lesinskis (Jumpers)
    • Sulcs (Pilot - Sopwith Strutter)
    • Tomass, Kanna, Batkovskis, Pelss (Letov S.16)
  14. Airplane Rides for Spectators
  15. Sweets for the Children (dropped on small parachutes)
  16. Model Airplane flight demonstrations
  17. Festival Ball


Program cover


Sources

- Bruvelis, Edvins Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture
- Aviation Festival Program

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