Air Sports Festival "70 years of peaceful sky" will be held July 17-19 at the airport Borovaya near Minsk, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Federation of Air Sports.
"Air Sports Festival, which this year received a symbolic the name "70 years of peaceful sky", combines an international competition involving more than 150 athletes from eight countries, as well as multi-pronged spectacular air show ", - told the federation.
In addition, viewers will be able to see the helicopter race, a massive paratroopers and a record number of balloons lifted into the sky. Cup Hot Air sport just 70 crews will compete. Also at the event was the presentation of a large-scale project to create new infrastructure Minsk aero club at the airfield sticky and transfer the relevant objects from the airfield Borova.
In fact, the festival will start the last stage of preparation of the national team for the main event in the world of aviation sports - World Aircraft Games to be held in early December in Dubai. The possibility of inclusion of certain types of air sports in the program of the Olympic Games-2024.
The organizers expect that the event will be visited by thousands of tourists and residents of Minsk as well as the entrance to the festival is free to air sports.