Alto Lago d'Iseo, Lake Iseo, Lovere, Leisure - Entertainment

17th Memorial ''M. Stoppani'' and overflight of the Frecce Tricolori

Lovere


Show by the Italian Air Force’s Frecce Tricolori (Tricolour Arrows), airplane performances, exhibitions and seminars will be held in Lovere on 7th and 8th September 2019 in memory of Mario Stoppani, the highly-decorated aviator from Lovere, an Italian Air-Force hero of the First World War, a record-holder for hydroplanes and international crossings.

 

Saturday 7 September

--> 13:00 -18:30: Darsena - Pisogne | Festival degli Aquiloni (The Kites Festival)
Aerial exhibitions and building workshop with: Ass. Aquilonisti Bresciani, Ass. Teste per Aria
Bersaglio - Costa Volpino | Take-off and landing of the Paramotoristi Audaci (Brave Paramotorists)
Bersaglio - Costa Volpino | Free Flight Area with: Parapendio Sebino stand, Sebino Kite School stand, ASD Volo Anch’io – Valcavallina stand

--> 14:30: Lakeside - Lovere | Aerial exhibition trials
Andrea Pesenato, Luca Salvadori, Guido Racioppoli, Fly Team Roma Patrol

--> 16:30: Frescos Hall of the Academia Tadini - Lovere | Aeronautical Convention

--> 18:45: Lakeside - Lovere | Exhibition trials of the Paramotoristi Audaci

--> 19:00: Lakeside - Lovere | Demo flight of the radio-controlled model on large scale CANT Z.501

--> 20:45: Libreria Mondadori - Lovere | Meeting with the authors “Mario Stoppani. The record pilot”

--> 21:30: Piazzale Fanti d’Italia - Lovere | Music night in collaboration with Nuova Proloco Lovere

 

Sunday 8 September

--> 9:15: Gathering at the Piazzale Aldo Moro in front of the Town hall - Lovere | Formation of parade

--> 9:45: Piazzale Aldo Moro - Lovere | Start of parade, laying of wreath at the commemorative plaque of the native home of Mario Stoppani
The Fanfare of the 1st Milan Aerial Region in service

--> 10:00: Piazzale Marinai d’Italia - Lovere | Flag hoisting ceremony, blessing and laying of wreath at the monument of Marinai d’Italia (Italian Sailors) and official speeches
Overflight of Elimast helicopter with Italian flag

--> 10:30: Lakeside - Lovere | Exhibition of the Paramotoristi Audaci

--> 10:50: Lakeside - Lovere | Demo flight of the radio-controlled model on large scale of the CANT Z.501

--> 11:00: Lakeside - Lovere | Historical re-enactment of the “Buoy Circuit Challenge” between a Riva Aquarama Speedboat and a Seaplane from the Scuola Italiana Volo (Italian Flight School)

--> 11:30: Lakeside - Lovere | Flight demonstration with Savannah Aeroclub of Sondrio, Sea Max Team Saurin, Sport Cruiser Scuola Volo Vittoria Alata, Parrot Bulgheroni

--> 12:00: Piazza Tredici Martiri – Lovere | Aperitif with musical accompaniment with the Fanfare of the 1st Milan Aerial Region

--> 13:00: Darsena - Pisogne | Kit Festival
Bersaglio - Costa Volpino | Free Flight Area

--> 14:30: Lakeside - Lovere | Greeting overflights in memory of Commander Mario Stoppani

--> 15:00: Lakeside - Lovere | OVERFLIGHT OF THE “FRECCE TRICOLORI” in memory of Commander Mario Stoppani

--> 15:30: Lakeside - Lovere | Aerial exhibition: Fly Team Roma Patrol (Tecnam P2002 Sierra), Luca Salvadori (CAP-21DS), Andrea Pesenato (CAP-231), Luca Bertossio (acrobatic glider) and Guido Racioppoli (SUKHOI-31M)

 

31 August - 8 September
from Tuesday to Friday: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday: from 10:00 am until Noon – from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm
- MARIO STOPPANI: CENTO AEROPLANI E UN GRANDE CUORE (A HUNDRED PLANES AND A HUGE HEART)
Mario Stoppani photographic exhibition
- ASCENT AND DECLINE OF SEAPLANES 1934 – 1950
Photographic exhibition on this history of seaplanes
- GIUSEPPE BESOLA, PIONEER OF LOVERE’S AIRPLANE MODELLING
Models and history of the passion of Lovere’s Giuseppe Besola for airplane models

 

TOURIST FLIGHTS WITH ELIMAST HELICOPTER
7 August from 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm
Tourist flight with booking only by calling the number 335.265341 (Michele)
8 August from 9:00 am until 6:00 pm
Tourist flights at the Elimast stand

 

All info can be found here: www.memorialstoppani.it

 

 

Cover photo credits: Luis Redondi