The FACT AIR CAMP 2014 was successfully completed on Wednesday, August 27 2014. The CAMP is financed by the cross «FLIGHT AND CONNECT TOURISM», (FACT), which is implemented under the second Call of IPA Cross-Border Programme “Greece – the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” 2007 -2013 (Axis 1, Measure 1.3). The project aims at cooperation and networking of Edessa Gliding Club, GREECE and Aeroclub “MIRKO TODOROVSKI” s.Logovardi BITOLA of FYROM aimed at cross-border cooperation for development of tourism through Airsports.
In the context of joint activities youngsters between 15 and 35 years from all over Greece and the FYROM had the opportunity to be hosted for four days at the airport by Edessa Gliding Club. During their stay they had the opportunity to make several flights and experience the joy of flight and attend interesting lectures in areas such as the Principles of Flight, Meteorology and Navigation.
At the same time they had the opportunity to visit the sights of Edessa and the wider region such as the Water Falls, the Old City and the Pozar Springs.