The Festa al Cel at Lleida – Alguaire Airport

We are fortunate and have the honour to have in Catalonia the oldest and hightest Airshow of Spain, an airshow of speed, skills and tecnology that met 300.000 persons in the frontline of Barcelona, Mataró and now, Lleida.

 

The organization

An Airshow is a show that requires lot of coordination between many strata and institutions, hight technical knowledge and respect about the security of the show.

The organizer of the Festa al Cel is the company Estudio Brainstorm, S.L., which has the support of the Aeroclub Barcelona-Sabadell. The director and organizer del festival is Daniel Ventura González Alonso, with the support of Xavier de Martí, assistant director, and the support of Lleida-Alguaire Airport.

 

FAQ

1. What you shall know if you come to the Festa al Cel?

  • Stay tuned to the information of the organization, particularly in case of emergency.
  • Hydrate correctly and use comfortable clothes.
  • Use sunglasses and sun cream.
  • Provide ID bracelet to the kids, old people and mans and disabbled persons. You can find the bracelets at the information points..
  • Once the event is finished, leave the show orderly manner, following the advices of the organization.
  • In case of emergency, call to 112.
  • Use the dumpsters and WC spread for the airport.

2. Who pays the Festa al Cel?

The organizer of the Festa al Cel is Estudio Brainstorm, S.L., that provides the necessary means to preform the airshow with security, paying the ground-based, logistics and other items. The airshow is supported by Air BP, Aeroclub Barcelona-Sabadell, Vueling, y Aeroports de Catalunya y the City Hall of Lleida.

The private sponsors provides the financal means and additional activities that makes the airshow grid wider and varied.

A large part of the Airshow is done on a voluntary basis, with entities and persons that provides their means, time and knowledge without receiving tothing in retorn.

3. Why doesn’t come that airplane/team/helicopter/etc?

In the case of the military displays, the airshow sends invitations to the various military forces, and according to their availability, accept or disclaim. In case of the civil, depends of the bugdet that the airshow has, in other words, depends of the number of private sponsors that provide support to the Festa al Cel.

There’re also, logistic constraints (confilcting dates, too large distances, etc).