WE WOULD LIKE TO INVITE YOU TO BECOME A PARTNER OF THE LARGEST AVIATION SPORTS EVENT IN SLOVENIA

HISTORY OF BALLOONING IN SLOVENIA

Zgodovina balonarstva 1784

Mathematician Jurij Vega is the first Slovenian to see a balloon.

Zgodovina balonarstva 1934

The first landing of a gas balloon on Slovenian soil in Ženavlje in Prekmurje.

Zgodovina balonarstva 1978

The first flight of a hot air balloon in Slovenia Avi Šorn

Zgodovina balonarstva 1994
European Hot Air Balloon Championship Murska Sobota
Zgodovina balonarstva 2010

Gabriela Slavec European Female Champion,
Vito Rome 2015 bronze medal at the European Championships

Slovenian NATIONAL RECORDS in flying with hot air balloons

ALTITUDE CATEGORY

Balonarski rekord kategorija višina
8.630 m 1. 3. 2003 Size category AX-8 pilot Radko Petrović 10.321 m 24. 2. 2003 Size category AX-9 pilot Slavko Avi Šorn

LENGTH CATEGORY

Balonarski rekord kategorija dolžina

87 km
Size category AX-7
pilot Slavko Avi Šorn

DURATION CATEGORY

Balonarski rekord kategorija trajanje

6 ur 21 min 58 s
Size category AX-7
pilot Slavko Avi Šorn

Balloon size category labels :
AX7 – size of balloon from 1.600 to 2.200 m3
AX8 – size of balloon from 2.200 to 3.000 m3
AX9 – size of balloon from 3.000 to 4.000 m3

STATISTICS FROM PRE-WORLD HOT AIR BALLOON CHAMPIONSHIP,
that was held in MURSKA SOBOTA IN AUGUST 2019

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40 ballooning teams from 18 countries

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9 competition flights.

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Intensive communication (social networks, website, media) has attracted thousands of visitors to the take-off and landing sites of the competition …

WHAT OFFERS 24th FAI WORLD HOT AIR BALLOON CHAMPIONSHIP?

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The largest aviation event in Slovenia in 2020,
The largest sport flying competition in Slovenia in the last ten years.

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105 competitive teams from 52 countries 40 fiesta balloons for VIP and commercial flights.

Medijska komunikacija

Intense communication
(social networks, website, media)
hotairballoons2020
@hotairballoons2020
www.hotairballoons2020.com

SLOVENIA – MURSKA SOBOTA WILL FROM 14. - 26. SEPTEMBER
HOST THE ELITE OF THE WORLD COMPETITION BALONARIES

CONTENT AND ACTIVITIES
of HOT AIR BALLOON CHAMPIONSHIP 2020
Murska Sobota 14 - 26. september 2020

The 24th FAI World Hot Air Balloon Championship will be accompanied by a rich companion program, which offers you many opportunities to promote your brand:

  • EXPANO AEROSHOW at the opening ceremony and concert for the general public;
  • KEY-GRAB over the Lake Murska Sobota – FLY IN;
  • NIGHT – GLOW – night flight, balloon show;
  • Commercial FIESTA flights and VIP flights;
  • Accompanying program for CHILDREN and YOUTH;
  • Group balloon take-offs (100 and more) from Murska Sobota Airport and Moravske Toplice;
  • Flights over Pomurje, Austria, Hungary and Croatia.

COMMUNICATION SUPPORT TO THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

In the run-up to the World Championship and during the World Championship (September 2020), the organizer of the competition will intensively communicate on social networks and on its own website.

The most intense communication will take place in national and regional media two months before the championship:

  • national and local TV stations,
  • the most important online portals in Slovenia,
  • national print media
  • radio stations.
HAB2020 Communication Support

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We invite you to become a Partner of the largest aviation sports event in Slovenia.

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