The city of Velika Gorica as the organizer, and the Aeronautical technical center J.S.C. (ZTC d.d.) as host, prepared an air show on 13.05. 2017 - named "AIRVG2017".
Visitors to AIRVG2017 expects flight show and aviation exhibition program in cooperation with Croatian Air Force, The Ministry of the Interior, Croatian Aero Clubs and a group of related business entities. The signatories of the Charter of Friendship project: "Velika Gorica - City of Aviation” will be presented, and they form the backbone of aviation in Croatia.
The particularity of this event is that the ZTC d.d. for the first time opens the door to its hangar for citizens who will be able to peek into the world of aircraft maintenance. It will also be interesting flight program in which it is announced the CAF aerobatic group "Wings of Storm” as well as other aircraft of the Croatian Air Force. A flight of the special police of the Republic of Croatia is planned, as well as general aviation flights.
The aviation day in Velika Gorica aims to promote aviation in Croatia and Velika Gorica as "City of Aviation".
Velika Gorica lives alongside aviation and we want to be economical, touristic and on any one the way to adapt to that source of good that brings a strong development component to ours economy and living standards of aviation workers.
“We are taught to live with airplanes, we teach our children, and we want to create the future with our airplanes!” - says Mayor Dražen Barišić, announcing the first Airshow and Aviation Fair.
Velika Gorica - City of Aviation
Aviation entities operating in the area of Velika Gorica, including International airport “Franjo Tuđman”, ZTC d.d., Croatian ATC, Croatia Airlines, Trade Air, Air Technical School “Rudolf Perišin”, University Velika Gorica, Aero Club Velika Gorica and Turist Board Velika Gorica, signed on July 5th a “Friendship Charter” with city Velika Gorica.
City of Velika Gorica with the main Croatian airport in its area, civilian and military aviation operating in the area of city, the tradition in aviation, significant share of working population in air traffic activities, effects of air traffic to the economy and income of the city and its residents, education the work system for air traffic, commercial activities that existed in aviation and in total the highest concentration of aviation activities in the area of local self-government, proves that this project confirms as the aviation center of Croatia - City of Aviation.