Air League of Monaco Log Book 3 February 2023

Dear Members of the Air League of Monaco

I hope you all had a great start to 2023 and are looking forward to spring time arriving in Monaco soon!

This email is an example of a regular update to members with upcoming events we call our Log Book. Each Log Book will also be published on our website Please make sure you white list the sender email address so it does not end up in your junk folder.

Upcoming events:

9th of March 2023 at 6pm. Drinks and canapes at the Stelios Foundation Conference Hall in Monaco (14 Quai Antoine 1er, 98000, Monaco) with guest speaker our Patron Prince Alvaro de Orleans Borbon, top glider pilot and executive director of the International Aeronautical Federation. For the full CV of our speaker please click on the link below:

[PDF] Alvaro J de Orleans Borbon CV 2022 eng.pdf

After the speech 6:30pm-7pm, there will be drinks and canapes until 8pm which are complimentary to duly paid members for 2023.

Please RSVP to Philippe at

Save the date: date to be agreed between 2nd and 4th of May 2023, dinner at the Stelios Foundation Conference Hall in Monaco (14 Quai Antoine 1er, 98000, Monaco). Guest speaker: Captain Bob Pearson of Gimli Glider fame. Please read his story on Wikipedia,, and it is worth watching the 40 minute video made by Discovery Channel on the story:

The dinner will be available to duly paid members plus one guest with a suggested donation to the Air League of Monaco of 100 euros per person attending.

Our Airport Control Tower visits in the South of France will be back like in the past. If you want to participate at one in return for a suggested donation to the Air League of Monaco of 20 euros per person attending please email

Membership fees for 2023

It is the time of year that we will be coming to you requesting you to pay your annual membership fee for 2023.

The fees have been set by the last AGM at 150 euros per person for a full membership for calendar year 2023. For our young members (born 2004 or later) the annual fee is 50 euros.

The simplest way to pay is by bank transfer directly to our CFM bank account, IBAN below: MC 58 1273 9000 7005 5551 0000 031.

Please make sure you mention the first and last name of the members with the payment reference.

The only other way to pay is to wait for our automated invoice system (called Voxpay) which will contain a link which you can use to pay by credit card remotely.

This is the first year we will be using our automated invoicing system so if there are any issues with the invoices please email our accountant Philippe Ewart at

We are sorry but from this year we will not accept cash or cheques.

After payment of the 2023 fee every duly paid member is entitled to a complimentary gift as follows: For our young members either a free polo shirt branded with the logo of Air League Monaco or a branded cap. Every full member is entitled to a club tie for gents or a scarf for ladies. Photos of the items can be found below.

These items can be collected from Stelio’s office in Monaco (8 Le Ruscino (1st floor), 14 Quai Antoine 1er, Monaco, MC 98000) Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm from Philippe or Caroline.

Additional items can be purchased at the cost of 20 euros per item from the offices of Stelios in Monaco, paying by credit card on the spot.

Air League Monaco polo shirt and cap

Air League Monaco silk scarf for ladies

Air League Monaco ties for gents

With best wishes

Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou

Patron and President

Air League of Monaco

Address: 8 Le Ruscino, 14 Quai Antoine 1er, Monaco MC 98000

Tel: +377-9880-1010