first_imgOn the occasion of the historical marking of the seaplane line Trieste-Mali Lošinj, on Saturday, May 19, 2018, the seaplane landed from Trieste in the bay of Malološinj. It is a memory of the beginning of the first commercial flights when in 1926 the airline SISA connected Trieste and Turin, Zadar and Mali Lošinj.The seaplane took off from Trieste in the afternoon, and landed in the bay of Malološinj an hour later, transporting the Italian delegation of the Nautical State Institute in Trieste. “We are witnessing an increasingly intensive development of this cooperation with the Friuli Venezia Giulia Region, which recognizes the importance of good neighborly relations and the potential they provide for strengthening cooperation, especially in transport connections, hydrofoiling lines, economy and culture. Dialogue and togetherness is what should guide us in our mutual relations. The Kozulich family, originally from the island of Lošinj, who settled in Trieste in the 18th and 19th centuries, is responsible for connecting Lošinj and Trieste. The first passenger seaplanes were built in their shipyards, and later they founded the first Italian airline SISA, the forerunner of the most famous Italian company Alitalia. Our role in this symbolic commemoration is primarily cultural, but through culture a lot can be done, believes the mayor of Mali Lošinj Ana Kučić.After the ceremonial reception, in Villa Perla, also the Italian Community of Mali Lošinj, an exhibition was organized with the presentation of 36 historical photographs from 1920 to 1930 – air services of the SISA seaplane. The exhibition will be open until September 15, 2018. The celebration of the historic summer, with an emphasis on the connection between the Italian and Croatian cities, was organized by the Nautical State Institute in Trieste, the Regional Cultural Institution of Istria-Dalmatia, the Italian community in Mali Lošinj and Rijeka, the Lošinj community in Trieste, the City of Trieste, the National University of Trieste , The City of Mali Lošinj and the Tourist Board of the City of Mali Lošinj.LOŠINJ HOTELS & VILLAS INTRODUCES DIRECT AIRLINES FOR LOŠINJThis summer, the hotel brand Lošinj Hotels & Villas offers its guests a faster and easier arrival to the island of vitality with a special offer of flights.Namely, from June 25 to September 16, LH&V, in cooperation with the Czech airline Silver Air, is organizing return flights from Zagreb, Split, Pula and Lugano to Lošinj at a price of as little as 235 euros. Thus, the arrival on the island of Lošinj becomes more accessible, and Lošinj will additionally confirm its deserved place on the map of unavoidable tourist destinations in the Mediterranean. More attached.Related news: LOŠINJ HOTELS & VILLAS INTRODUCES DIRECT AIRLINES FOR LOŠINJlast_img read more