Giorgio Galetto (ITA)

Alter: 54
Beruf: Händler
Flugzeug: Ventus 2ax (D-4394/CT)
Flugstunden (Segelflug): 6200
Qualifizierung: 1st Varese
Erfolge: 10x Italienischer Geschwindigkeits-Meister,
12x Italienischer Strecken-Meister,
1999 Segelflugweltmeister

I was born in Trento – Italy – on 11/07/1957. I am married with Marina, and we have a daughter, Chiara, of 12 years old.
Gliding licence made in Trento on 1975
PPL licence made in Trento on 1976
Gliding instructor since 1981
Gliding flying hours 6.200
Motor flying hours 970
Flying in my family has always been very important.
My wife is a gliding pilot with silver badge. She was the Deputy Contest Director of the 5th JWGC in Rieti 2007, she’s FAI Official, IGC Delegate and Secretary of the Italian Gliding Commission.
My father is both gliding (gold badge and 3 diamonds) and PPL pilot and he is still very active, at 87 years old.
My grand father got the military licence in France on 1915. He was a fighter pilot during the First World War and he was decorated many times, having also a Silver Medal for Military Valour.