Gérard Renouard, president of the Fédération Régionale des Syndicats d’Exploitants Agricoles (FRSEA) of Lorraine, came this morning to Chambley Planet’Air to sign an agreement between farmers and balloon pilots. The aim is firstly to establish a protocol in case of disputes between the two parties, and secondly to respect certain instructions to property and activities of farmers.
It agreed such as drivers and escorts will:
- avoid overflying at low altitude cattle
- avoid passages of vehicles on unharvested plots
- prevent wandering animals during a landing in a park
Regarding incidents of order equipment, a statement is drawn up amicably between the two parties to initiate a compensation procedure.
Daniel Charpentier signed this convention with Philippe Buron Pilâtre, present as Chairman of the association Les Portes du Ciel.