Switzerland 2017

Tuesday 18th July 2017

  • Transfer Frankfurt -Grenchen with Super Puma by Swiss Air Force
  • Welcome drink, offered by the Aero-Club of Grenchen After the check-in accommodation
  • Short tour in the region Grenchen by car

Wednesday 19th July 2017

  • Morning: visit („Berner Kraftwerke“ BKW) hydro-electric power plant „Hagneck“
  • Afternoon: Small Hiking-Tour around Lake of Biel

Thursday 20th July 2017

  • Visit skyguide air traffic control center and the Swiss Airforce Museum Dübendorf

Friday 21st July 2017

  • Morning: Visit Pilatus Aircraft factory
  • Afternoon: Short guided tour through the hystoric city of Solothurn and shopping

Saturday 22nd July 2017

  • Theoretical introduction into glider flying in Grenchen
  • Glider flying at Grenchen airport and in the airspace of Grenchen
  • Aerobatic flights with the oldtimer Bücker Jungmann

Sunday 23rd July 2017

  • Glider-Soaring over the Jura mountains
  • In the evening typical Swiss dish „Röschti“ in a restaurant up on the Jura mountain.

Monday 24th July 2017

  • Transfer with Super Puma by Swiss Air Force to the scenic region „Engadin“
  • Checkin to hotel In Lodge located in the village Celerina

Tuesday 25th July 2017

  • Morning: visit of the hotel Badrutt‘s Palace in St. Moritz
  • Afternoon: geological tour at the glacier of Morteratsch

Wednesday 26th July 2017

  • Winch launching and soaring in the alpine scenery of the Engadin
  • Visit REGA-Base Samedan

Thursday 27th July 2017

  • Travel to Piz Diavolezza by the Bernina Express and the Diavolezza cable-car
  • Hiking-Tour to the Mt. Pers (3207 meters)
  • Dinner in a Pizzeria in the village Pontresina

Friday 28th July 2017

  • Morning Swiss Air Force helicopter flight to Payerne Visiting the Homebase of „Patrouille Suisse“
  • After lunch Swiss Air Force helicopter flight to Grenchen

Saturday 29th July 2017

  • Cadet Day Meeting former IACE cadets of Grenchen and Air Cadets Grenchen (ACG)
  • Evening: „Hangarparty“ where the IACE cadets 2017 present the experience of the last 10 days

Sunday 30th July 2017

  • Early in the morning hotair balloon ride
  • Free time for relaxing and shopping
  • Farewell Dinner takes place in the evening Priorität El Grano Geschäftsführer Werner Rothen

Monday 31st July 2017

  • Flight by aircraft to Gruyères learning how swiss chocolate is made In the factory Cailler
  • Visiting the hystoric village Gruyères
  • In the evening visiting a summernight spectacle in Biel with a beautifull firework

Tuesday 1st August 2017

  • Swiss National Day
  • Time to relax in the region Grenchen
  • In the evening official act of National Day where the Cadets are special guests by City of Grenchen

Wednesday 2nd August 2017

  • After a "by by brunch" departure by Super Puma by Swiss Air Force to Frankfurt