Novelties and news of the 44th

Novelties of the 44th Coupe Icare

With one foot in the Chartreuse and the other in the Grésivaudan, the site of St Hilaire du Touvet – Lumbin reinvents the extraordinary Coupe Icare, in a more festive, colourful and novel way each year!

NEW FEATURES from the Icare Expo trade fair to the, Icares of Cinema and Icare Folies, in both Lumbin and St Hilaire, not forgetting the sky of Icarus above…

Film Festival
Free entry to the Film Festival of Trento

The sky of Icarus
Model aircraft returns to Lumbin
Retro planes in evolution: a Boeing-Stearman PT18 and a Pilatus P2
The new electric Dynabulle
Swift versus hang glider demonstrations
Meeting with the Air Force ambassadors on their car podium in Lumbin

Kids Corner (Icare Mômes)
The CNES Spatiobus and slackline in Lumbin
A planetarium in St Hilaire, plus ateliers: water rocket, origami and weather

A virtual reality Sports stand to discover the outdoor activities of the Isère.
An ejection cell presented by Jennif’air Propuls’ in St Hilaire
Etc …


Giant screens in St Hilaire (on the South Launch and in the Cafeteria) and on the landing zone of Lumbin, with live retransmission of the costumed flights and aerial demonstrations…

Stand photocall: Saturday and Sunday, for an original souvenir of the Coupe Icare.

Vote for the 2018 poster: among the proposals by artist Valérie Dumas in St Hilaire and in Lumbin.

The Guides Office proposes a discovery itinerary by via-ferrata during the week-end.

Laboratory of Icarus at the Funicular:
At the upper station of the Funicular, the Laboratory of Icarus invites you to enhance your knowledge of the air, gravity, flight through films of the Coupe Icare, and to discover the history and function of the Funicular… Free entry.

1000 Volunteers assist the Coupe association in conducting this huge event. A thousand thanks to all of them for their generous time, energy, good humour and loyal support of our team!

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