Some Useful links to other Ballooning & Aviation sites:
- The Zebedee list is a comprehensive list of second hand balloons and other items for sale for balloonists. http://www.zebedeelist.co.uk
British Balloon & Airship Club (BBAC)
- The British Balloon and Airship Club exists to promote the discipline of lighter-than-air flight: Hot Air Ballooning, Gas Ballooning,
and Airship flying. Founded in 1965, the club is active in looking after the interests of its members, and has representation on most of the General Aviation Committees. www.bbac.org
Ballooning Media -
Promoting the sport of ballooning.
Offering companies new & exciting ways to promote their brands and an essential first point of contact for people wanting to enter or know more about the sport. http://www.ballooningmedia.com/
National Balloon Museum (USA) -
The National Balloon Museum dedicates itself to providing the public with a comprehensive understanding of ballooning and its history
through its exhibitions and collections. http://www.nationalballoonmuseum.com/
- A nice site detailing news, events & information regarding Gas Ballooning. This site also include a comprehensive Gas Balloon register and some photos of
past & present balloons. http://www.gasballon.be/uk/index.php
Slowfly - Quality site in both Italian & English covering Ballooning in Italy
Skychariot.com - This site by Keith Sproul is dedicated to Chariot style balloons, which are slightly different than Hoppers.
Phil's Balloons - Photos, Events listings, Forums & more.
Trigger Balloon Team - Doug Hoddinott's site providing Photos, News & Information from the owner of G-BIBO.
Balloon Photos by Dave Salisbury - Very nice photo site with individual gallerys of images from recent events around the UK.
Balloon Spotting (Ballon Spotten) - Interesting site (In
Dutch) covering events in Europe, created by Djorry Simoen.
- A Flikr account which lists
balloons according to type. Some excellent images on here of balloons around
the world including many from the UK. http://www.flickr.com/photos/balloonz/
How to become a Balloon Pilot - So you want to become a balloonatic.
- The webpages of the Molly Mae & Roofcare balloon team.
Modelballoon - A fantastic collection of photo albums containing pictures taken by Sandra Mitchell & Martin Freeston at Hot Air Balloon Meets around the world.
- A young Kent balloonist has made this site with hundreds of photos as well as many videos of major ballooning events across the UK plus much more! http://jemballooning.weebly.com
- containing the latest goings on in the ballooning world in Bristol UK. Also details special shapes visiting the annual fiesta. http://mjballooning.weebly.com
Turkish Balloon Register
- At this website, you will find all balloons, which are, or have been registered in the Turkish Civil Aircraft Register. http://www.turkishballoonregister.com
German Balloon Database - Database of balloons owned or operated in Germany. http://www.ballonfahrer-online.de/
- Exclusive Ballooning is Europe’s leading aerial marketing specialist. They operate Europe's most prestigious hot air balloons and also operate in more
countries than any other UK operator. http://www.exclusiveballooning.co.uk
Oxford Promotions Ltd
- Oxford Promotions Ltd. is a hot air balloon company specializing in special shape balloons.
They fly their special shape balloons all around the world at international ballooning events, advertising for major sponsors. They also do a lot of events in the USA.
Frank Prell is the owner, creator & chief pilot for all the balloons. Marc Howard is the Promotions Director and Crew Chief for all the balloons. He also designs all the balloon pins manufactured
by Oxford. http://www.oxfordpromotions.com/
Intotheblue.co.uk - A company specialising in "activity experiences" including hot air balloon flights & rides from many locations
around the UK.
Fotosearch - Stock images of hot air balloons.
We are primarily an EASA Part M Subpart F & G Continuing Airworthiness Maintenance Organisation (CAMO). We aim to make life for both Commercial and Private Balloonists alike, simpler, a bit
more affordable and enjoyable (as ever much as EASA legislation can be). http://www.easyballoons.co.uk
Icicle Meet -
Website of the annual international Icicle Balloon Meet, held each January at Warren Farm, Savernake Forest, Marlborough, Wilts. www.icicle.org.uk