I’m pilot from North Wales and I love coming to the York Balloon Fiesta!
I’m a second-generation pilot from York. I have been flying balloons since the mid-90s and gained my pilot’s licence soon after. I can regularly be seen flying over the skies of York.
I’m a local pilot in York and have been a balloon pilot for two and a half years. I’m looking forward to following in my Dad’s footsteps as a commercial balloon pilot.
I’m one of the youngest commercial balloon pilots in the world and will be flying passengers at Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta for Yorkshire Balloon Flights. I was born in England buthave lived in Australia most of my life. I spent the summer of 2021 flying balloons in Bristol, England.
I’m a Yorkshire Pig farmer from just outside York. I owns several balloons and have been flying since the 90s. I gained my licence in 2000. I am also a qualified balloon inspector.
I hold a commercial pilots licence and have flown all over Europe and beyond. I’m qualified to fly balloons up to 315,000 cubit ft. and a co-founder of York Balloon Fiesta and now I am flight director for the event. I skipped school to go on my first balloon flight in 2008 and now own…
I started ballooning in the early 1980s and became a pilot in 1991. Along with my wife Freda, son Jason and daughter Melissa, we have flown in many amazing places around the world, notably Japan, South America and Sri Lanka.
I started ballooning in 1974. In 1977 I took part in the British Nationals and first represented the U.K. at the World Championships at Castle Howard later that year coming 10th. I have won the UK National championships on nice occasions, the European championships three times and won the World Championships twice. I flew all…
I’ve been a keen balloonist for 20 years and ballooning has taken me to many events in the UK, Europe and the Middle East. It’s a great sport to do if you want to see different places and to meet different people.
I will be flying a Lindstrand Balloon Company ex demonstrator which he shares with David and Julie Hartland. My wife Helen is also a qualified pilot. I hold commercial and instructor ratings and have been flying balloons for over 30 years. During this time, I have taken part in many events in the UK and…