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Founder at Grand Est Mondial Air Ballons

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Dress the Meuse balloon on the women’s TDF

Dress the Meuse balloon on the women’s TDF

Not easy, as usual at this time (summer), to inflate a hot air balloon in the middle of the day. Luck was on our side on Thursday because we were able to pitch the Meuse balloon on the route of the...

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How to become a pilot?

How to become a pilot?

We are often asked how to become a pilot. The new European regulations have changed the process somewhat. You must already be over 16 years old,...

Training since 1985: almost a hundred

Training since 1985: almost a hundred

More than 90 men and women have become pilots at the Pilâtre de Rozier Training Center since 1985. A long story that began in two small villages to...

Balloons on the TDF

Balloons on the TDF

On a regular basis, our partners wish to display their balloon on the Tour de France when passing through the region. Unfortunately, except in...

After safety, training

After safety, training

After safety, training Safety at Pilâtre de Rozier is the main line of work. But immediately after, it is the training that is the leader. We act...

Sunny days are a blessing

Sunny days are a blessing

Sunny days are a blessing From pilot's memory, I have not experienced such a good period in a row in April and May. Evidenced by the logbooks of hot...

Change of radio frequency in Chambley

Change of radio frequency in Chambley

Change of radio frequency in Chambley After more than 10 years of good and loyal service, the radio frequency of Chambley aerodrome (LFJY) changed...

Electric Pipistrel

Electric Pipistrel

Electric Pipistrel Allo ! Hello, do you have three-phase 32 A?Well yes, we answer the French Aviation Federation (FFA).Here, we have a new electric...

Busy activity this week

Busy activity this week

Busy activity this week As part of a one-day educational outing, around fifty students from Belleville sur Meuse and around fifteen students from...

When the weather goes, everything goes

When the weather goes, everything goes

When the weather goes, everything goes Great activity on the aerodrome at the end of April. On this May Day weekend, the association of Moselle hot...