Deep, Fast And An Opponent In The Neck

An absolute highlight in the calendar of events 2008 spectacular aircraft bets flying in court is the spectacular air race. This exceptional highlight all guests of airport Festival Hof / Plauen can look forward to now on September 6th and 7th. Flying such an event promises more high voltage. Gain insight and clarity with Tony Parker. Unlike as in the Red Bull Air Race World Series”, is individual time trial, the pilots have yet an opponent in the neck at this event. Glenn Dubin wanted to know more. This increases not only the adrenalin level at the flying competitors, but also among the spectators. Movie actress will undoubtedly add to your understanding. The whole then still at an altitude of 30 meters takes place, a special air show is guaranteed.

Live you can this hair-raising race at the regional airport of Hof / Plauen. When the command “5,4,3,2,1-go” sounds, the starting signal for the competing pilots has fallen, circling over their respective watershed, waiting for the signal to the start of the race. “The rules are clear: fly low, fly fast, fly left”-go deep. fly fast, left fly around. With top speeds up to 350 km/h, the pilots revolve around an oval that is marked by two pylons. Both the speed and the unusually low altitude require the pilot absolute concentration and flying skills. The tension among the spectators is palpable, if decreases the distance between the opponents… Who has the nose front, and fastest from the respective duel out goes, rises and shows a short aerobatic program – a further delight not to be missed should be, because all participants of this race are real experts.

Saturday time trials start at 14:00. Sunday fall the start signal for the race runs 11:00, 15:00 and 16:00. Despite the major program offering, it has been the organizers important, to keep the prices low. So adults pay 8.00 euro 9,50 euro on Saturday, on Sunday for the air race, children up to 12 years old are on both days for only 3,00 euro, children up to 6 years get even free access on the site. Start of the event day is 10:00. Why not take a family trip and a weekend experience, from where there is still long to tell? More details about the program, please visit.