Near the Hot Air Balloon area, other air sports will share the Lumbin playground …
Exhibits, flights and demos: individual flights, formation flights, thematic single-string flights, etc… Discover the gigantic Brazilian « pipas » spanning 3 to 4 meters.
Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 to 16:00.
The ULM runway- reserved for test flights and presentations by pilots and manufacturers – is open Saturday and Sunday (9am to 4pm and 6pm to 7pm)
Prior registration required from the ULM flight director: +33 (0)6.07.03.80.88 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Please, befor, read the Pilots Informations
Giros, light helicopters, weightshift ULMs, multi-axis aerobatic ULMs take off from here for their splendid motorized demonstrations.
Saturday and Sunday at 16h55.
A daring, full throttle, skim- the-ground race-chase around inflatable pylons with 20 of the world’s top pilots in contest.
Task 1 – Saturday from 10:00 – 11:00 Lumbin
Task 2 Saturday from 18:00 – 19:00 St Hilaire
Finale: Sunday 10:00 – 11:00 Lumbin
The Paramotor runway of St Hilaire welcomes flights by pre-registered professionals and authorized pilots only, Saturday and Sunday (9:00 to 13:00).
More information can be obtained from the Flight Director: email@example.com
Please, before, read the Pilots Informations
Saturday and Sunday (16:00 to 16:15, Saturday also from 19:00 to 20:00).
Delta wings revisited :
Next to Grenoble Chartreuse Vol Libre, revisit the history of hang gliding from the Atlas wings of the 70s to the Swift not forgetting the Moyes, Atos and other remarkable aircraft!
Saturday and Sunday (11:00 to 11:30 and 15:00 to 15:30 at the South Launch.
Hang gliding and Paragliding aerobatics:
they play in the air like fish in water!
Hang gliding : Saturday and Sunday from 15:30 to 16:00 at the South Launch.
Paragliding : Saturday from 13:00 to 15:00
Flight 1807 :
Between the valley and the summit of the Dent de Crolles, there is a 1807meter altitude difference. A great ascension by foot finishes with a magnificent flight, under the guidance of the CHVD. Pre-registration required : firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday from 9:00 to 13:30.
A flock of 40 or so pilots take off almost simultaneously… Nothing is easier for the Parateam!
Saturday 11:30 to 12:00
This is the chance for paraglider manufacturers to show off their latest models (EN norm).
Sunday from 13:00 to 15:00.
After Icarnaval, the prestigious Costume Contest for hang glider and paraglider pilots (see Icarnaval page), discovery other fabulous demonstrations…
Helicopter tow demo
By the Civil Security team above the landing area of Lumbin.
Saturday and/or Sunday at 16:00
Glide ratio contest and duel race:
A good pretext to have fun with your paraglider. Rendez-vous with the Paratea on the flight school slope next to Icare Expo.
Glide ratio: Friday from 17:00 to 18:30
Paraglider duel: Saturday at 16:30
on the launch “carpet”; they brilliantly animate the lull between demonstrations. Saturday and Sunday afternoon.
For those who want to taste the joy of flying….
Helicopter initiation: Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 to 16:00 and 18:00 to 20:00
ULM Baptism : from 9:00 to 16:00 and 18:00 to 19:00.
Naturally subject to weather conditions the aerial programme may involve last minute changes. Please excuse us if this is the case.
The 44nd Coupe Icare will take place from 21th to 24th September 2017.
In St Hilaire (South Launch and Cafeteria) and Lumbin (landing area), with live broadcast of the costume parade and air shows.
- Hommage to Pierre Bouilloux with the film « Le Triangle » (saturday at 4:30pm - chapiteau Festival)
- Hommage to Tancrède Melet with the film « Retour aux Fjords » (saturday at 4:00pm - chapiteau Festival)