News 2001 Archive
We had an honour to welcome Mr. Don Piccard again in a factory on 6th December 2001. Famous balloon name, brilliant ideas. On a picture with Ales Kubicek discussing stratosphere project.
[more about Don Piccard...]
Joint Aviation Requirements JAR 21 approved!
Beginning December 2001 - one of the most important stamp in Kubicekďż˝s collection. Company was awarded a JAR 21 certificate - proof, that we manufacture to the very highest standard.
Z type airborn! First prototype of a 24 gores envelope with horizontal cut panels. The first BB30 Z for Ales Kubicek personally. Demonstrator of course! See our new price-list after 1st December, nice surprice by Z type!
Can you imagine the better partner in such important territory? Markus Haggeney, Stratos Ballooning, Kubicek Balloons exclusive dealer in Germany!
20. to 22. 8. 2001 LBA (German CAA) audit at Kubicek Balloons. Certification is very close now...
Champions again! Kubicek Demo OK-0050, pilot Michael Suchy, crew J. Lancaric and M. Svihel & family took part at the Czech Nationals in Telc on 15. to 19. Aug. 2001. Detailes see on the web: http://aviatik.balloon.cz/telc/
2. to 5. Aug. 2001 Kubicek Demo OK-0050 took part at Lorraine 2001, Chambley, France. We did not lose in the middle of 500 balloons...
Special shape Franconia
balloon no. 161, type BB FWEIN, volume 3000 m3
pilot R. Wystrichowski, Germany
29. 5. - 3. 6. 2001 Balony na Brnem Ballon Fiesta, the biggest event of the year in the Czechia (32 balloon , 6 nations).
Open-doors Day was organized at Kubicek Balloons, about 200 visitors looked around the factory, met presonally the staff, discussed their questions (...Do you really believe for all these 20 years, that polyester fabric is better than polyamide?...), and of course, drinking moravian vines in wine cellar of the factory.
Kubicek Demo, BB30, Austria
In operation of Austrian dealer Peter Flaggl, pilot Irene Hohmann.
11. 5. 2001 One of the first flights of new Kubicek Demonstrator in Mikulov, first balloon event of the year in our area. Ales Kubicek had an excellent opportunity to lob directly at the Minister of transport, Mr. Jaromir Schling during Balloon Fiesta Mikulovske Hvezdobrani.