Grande Semaine d'Aviation de Cannes
Cannes, France, March 27th - April 5th, 1910

Results:


Prix du voyage
(Fastest flight from the airfield around the Butte de Tir on Île Sainte-Marguerite, the Pointe de la Croisette in Cannes and back (around 18 km, mainly over water), 3 April)


Pilot
Plane
Time
Prize
Notes
1.
Nicolas Popoff
Wright
18:20.6
15.000 francs

2.



10,000 francs
Not awarded


Grand Prix de la Ville de Cannes
(Longest total flying time during the meeting)


Pilot
Plane
Time
Prize
Notes
1.
Joseph Christiaens
Farman
5 h 45:30.0
7,000 francs

2.
André Crochon
Farman
4 h 50:08.6
3,000 francs

3.
Alfred Frey
Farman
3 h 57:43.0


4.
"Edmond" (Edmond Morelle)
Farman
3 h 06:46.8


5.
Léon Molon
Blériot
1 h 05:58.0


6.
Nicolas Popoff
Wright
1 h 01:02.2


7.
Marcel Baratoux
Wright
53:49.0


8.
Frederick van Riemsdijk
Curtiss
18:36.4


9.
Hayden Sands
Antoinette
10:02.4




Prix de durée
(Longest non-stop flight of minimum one hour around the course)


Pilot
Plane
Time
Prize
Notes
1.
André Crochon
Farman
1 h 09:29.4
6,000 francs

2.
Alfred Frey
Farman
1 h 09:02.4
3,000 francs

3.
Joseph Christiaens
Farman
53:06.4

3rd prize (1,000 fr) not awarded
4.
"Edmond" (Edmond Morelle)
Farman
52:32.0




Prix de vitesse
(Fastest flight of four laps of the course, 29 March)


Pilot
Plane
Time
Prize
Notes
1.
"Edmond" (Edmond Morelle)
Farman
8:01.6
5,000 francs

2.
Joseph Christiaens
Farman
8:08.4


3.
Nicolas Popoff
Wright
8:55.6




Prix du départ à heure fixe
(For taking off at exactly a given time, 28 March)


Pilot
Plane
Time
Prize
Notes
1.
Frederick van Riemsdijk
Curtiss
0.0 s
3,000 francs

2.
André Crochon
Farman
0.8 s
1,500 francs

3.
Joseph Christiaens
Farman
1.4 s
500 francs

4.
Léon Molon
Blériot
1.6 s


5.
"Edmond" (Edmond Morelle)
Farman
28.2 s




Prix de l'atterrissage
(For flying a lap around the course and landing within a marked area, 28 March)


Pilot
Plane
Prize
Notes
1.
Joseph Christiaens
Farman
5,000 francs
Apparently the only successful competitor


Prix des mécaniciens
(To the mechanics of the flyers who won most prices)


Pilot
Plane
Prize
Notes
1. (tied)
André Crochon
Farman
300 francs

1. (tied)
Joseph Christiaens
Farman
300 francs

3. (tied)
Alfred Frey
Farman
100 francs

3. (tied)
Frederick van Riemsdijk
Curtiss
100 francs

3. (tied)
"Edmond" (Edmond Morelle)
Farman
100 francs

3. (tied)
Nicolas Popoff
Wright
100 francs



Prix de régularité
(For flying at least 30 minutes every day of the meeting in the same airplane.
1st prize: 3,000 francs, 2nd prize: 1,500 francs, 3rd prize: 500 francs)

Not awarded.


Prix de hauteur
(For highest altitude above 100 metres, 3 April.
1st prize: 3,000 francs, 2nd prize: 1,500 francs, 3rd prize: 500 francs)

Not awarded. Popoff reached 207 metres, but after the competition had closed.


Prix des passagers
(For flying four laps of the course with the highest number of passengers, to be decided by shortest time if equal.
1st prize: 5,000 francs)

Not awarded.


Prix du tour de piste
(For completing a lap of the course)

Pilot
Plane
Prize
Marcel Baratoux
Wright
500 francs
Joseph Christiaens
Farman
500 francs
André Crochon
Farman
500 francs
"Edmond" (Edmond Morelle)
Farman
500 francs
Alfred Frey
Farman
500 francs
Léon Molon
Blériot
500 francs
Nicolas Popoff
Wright
500 francs
Frederick van Riemsdijk
Curtiss
500 francs
Hayden Sands
Antoinette
500 francs
Vincent Wiesenbach
Wright
500 francs


Total prize money won
(This table doesn't match similar tables published in contemporary magazines, but is believed to be correct.)

Pilot
Plane
Prize money
Nicolas Popoff
Wright
15,600 francs
Joseph Christiaens
Farman
13,300 francs
André Crochon
Farman
11,300 francs
"Edmond" (Edmond Morelle)
Farman
5,600 francs
Alfred Frey
Farman
3,600 francs
Frederick van Riemsdijk
Curtiss
3,600 francs
Marcel Baratoux
Wright
500 francs
Léon Molon
Blériot
500 francs
Hayden Sands
Antoinette
500 francs
Vincent Wiesenbach
Wright
500 francs