The Coupe Icare likes to incorporate all different airsports - with and without a motor, so as to offer you one of the most amazing air shows.
A show where old airplanes and kites, paragliders and hot air ballons, boomerangs and paragliders all fly together.
Thursday and Friday no aerial demonstrations! The sky is open to all pilots who travel the world over to partake in this festive event.
HANG GLIDING, SWIFT AND PARAGLIDING
The star events of the Coupe Icare are on show for the full week-end ...
All year round, paragliders color the sky of St Hilaire-Lumbin and so naturally have a choice place in the Icare Show.
Hike and Fly at "La Dent" : Between the valley floor and the summit of the Dent de Crolles, the altitude difference is 1807m !
Hike and Fly is a great climb followed by a beautiful flight!
Group Flight: 40 pilots will simultaneously animate Icare’s sky.
Paraglider aerobatics: Taking off from the South launch or from a helicopter, they take to the skies for amazing figures..
Paraglider manufacturers’ demo : an occasion for paraglider manufacturers to present their latest models (norme EN).
Glide Ratio Contest : Here, nothing is serious ! Just a pretext to have some fun on a paraglider.
Rendezvous with the Parateam on the training hill by the Icare Expo.
From Delta to Swift : the original discipline of the Coupe Icare, “delta” or “hang gliding”, takes you back to its origins, through a joyous if not nostalgic aerial parade that will take us forwarcd ot the the Swifts: carbon wings with remarkable performance, flown by todays top pilots.
KITES & BOOMERANG
Exhibition, flights and demonstrations: individual, 2 and 4 lines, thematic mono-line, 3-line acro team flight …
Exhibition of Indonesian and Chinese banners.
On the launch pad, they take up the flack between demonstrations with brilliant flings.
THE AIR SHOW
After the disguises of Icarnaval, it is the turn of Icare Show to embellish the sky of Icarus .....
Demonstrationfrom the Dent de Crolles
*Demonstration of heliwinching
By the Civil Security Team over the landing zone of Lumbin.
* Sailplane aerobatics
Between two shows, enjoy a poetic pause to watch the fluid, silent ballet of a sailplane.