TAROM dedicates the day of September 13 in memory of Aurel Vlaicu
TAROM dedicates the day of September 13 in memory of Aurel Vlaicu - the pioneer of Romanian aviation, the one who tried, on 13 September 1913, to cross the Carpathian Mountains with his plane, said Christian Heinzmann, executive director - accountable manager TAROM, in the preamble of the Conference 'Aviation Day in Eastern Europe', which will take place on Friday, in Bucharest.
"September 13th has a special significance for the Romanian aviation, it commemorates 100 years since the attempt of a pioneer of the Romanian aviation, Aurel Vlaicu, to cross the Carpathian Mountains with his plane, Vlaicu II. TAROM company is honored to dedicate this day to the memory of Aurel Vlaicu ",
Christian Heinzmann said.
The "Aviation Day in Eastern Europe" will bring together more than 150 representatives in the field, who will analyze the problems and ways to grow the aviation sector in this region. The conference will be opened by the Director General of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Tony Tyler, and will be attended by leaders of the Eastern European aviation industry.
According to the organizers, the event will focus on identifying key potential areas in the Eastern European region, given that innovation and standardization will be crucial components for the growth of the aviation sector.
The main topics discussed will be the resolution of market difficulties through regional cooperation, the dynamic growth of the aviation sector, but also environmental issues, innovation measures for a more efficient transport infrastructure, reorganization of air distribution - new distribution capacities and initiatives and principles on regulations related to passenger rights.
The event is expected to represent the airlines, air navigation service providers, regional organizations, airports, government agencies, global distribution system providers, tour companies and tourism agents in the region, according to AGERPRES.
At the 100 anniversary of the Romanian aviation pioneer, Aurel Vlaicu, collapsed in Banesti, a series of events will be held at the monument erected in the prahovean town, including an air show and flower launches from the air.