Festivals
Date: July 19, 1936
Location: At the future site of the aerodrome, on the Baunu property near Lake Burtnieks.
Known Personnel: J.Abolins, E.Sraders, Pantelejevs, K.Neimanis
Aircraft Known to be Involved: At least one military aircraft, towing a glider.
Details:
  • This was the first time that aircraft had visited this particular town. The spectators examined the aircraft in great detail.
  • The program opened with the arrival of a glider (flown by E.Sraders) being towed by a military aircraft (J.Abolins).
  • After a few speeches, the event closed with aerobatic displays, flown by J.Abolins.
  • Approximately 1500 spectators attended the event.


Sources

Sparnota Latvija No.26, August 1936, pg.799

Parade

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