17 Jun

On 5-1 June 2022 it will be held, on the ACAO airfield, a qualifying Soaring Grand Prix of the 11th Serie. The programme will be published later. The official website of this contest can be found at this link. The online tracking can be followed here.

20 Oct

The day in collaboration with the department of the hospital AUS Niguarda is now at its 5th edition. The morning was drizzly but the forecast was right and our guests were rewarded. Everyone managed to fly, leaving their wheels on the ground and enjoying a special experience, the one of flight.   It is always […]

15 Oct

In memory of our unforgettable Umberto Bertoli through one of his great passions, the one of photography, ACAO would have liked to re-propose the photo contest that was a great success last year. Due to the Covid, however, the competition has been postponed until next year, so there will be no award ceremony. However, members […]

24 Sep

The theory classes to achieve the glider pilot license are now starting again. The outset is expected to be on the 26th of September, the complete schedule is available on this page. The classes will be held at the ACAO’s head office, at the Adele and Giorgio Orsi airport of Calcinate del Pesce (VA).  

23 Sep

This year too, we managed to organize our Open Day appointment, even if in a somewhat reduced formula due to COVID. Thanks to our collaborators who are always ready to participate, to our ladies of the bar, to the many volunteers, to the pilots, to the helpers on the grid, to the instructors who still […]

17 Sep

The Italian Gliding Championships – Promotion and 15 meters categories – the City of Varese Cup – Walter Vergani Trophy, held on over two weekends until Sunday 13 September, ended up on Sunday.   24 gliders, 4 of which two-seater, for a total of 27 pilots, including one foreigner, involved in one of the few […]

10 Sep

In the episode of BiancoRossiNews last 9 September, dedicated to gliding, Filippo Brusa interviews Margot Acquaderni, Aldo Cernezzi and Alessandro Bassalti.