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Participants of the meeting

August 12, 2007

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11th AN-2 meeting had 17 participating AN-2’s Lithuania, Sweden, the United Kingdom, Finland, Denmark, Czech Republic, Poland and, for the first time, Ukraine. Many people and journalists came from other countries as well. The photos of the participating AN-2’s are provided below and are separated according to the registration of the airplanes. Lithuanian airplanes with […]

The third day

August 11, 2007

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We had an incrediblly nice summer weather in Lithuania during this meeting. Today we couldn’t imagine a better weather for our trip to Trakai castle. The construction of the stone castle in Trakai was begun in the 14th century by Kęstutis, and around 1409 major works were completed by his son Vytautas the Great, who […]

The second day

August 10, 2007

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Every AN-2 meeting has a tradition to introduce the participants to the country, where the meeting takes place. We selected 3 main tourist attractions near Paluknys to show for the participants of the meeting: Grūto parkas in Druskininkai, featuring a huge collection of a Soviet period monuments Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, which represents the […]

Getting ready for Paluknys

August 9, 2007

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I rushed into the process of organising this meeting immediately after coming back from Norway. Actually, I only came back to Lithuania yesterday. After a short visit to Kaunas (where I live) I am back here with two of my friends  and a lot of extra stuff (a laptop, printer, tent, etc.). In the morning […]