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Commercial Flights at Plainville Balloon Festival

The following commercial pilots have indicated that they are planning to participate in the 2019 Plainville Fire Company’s Hot Air Balloon Festival, and will be booking paid flights: A & a Balloon Ride LLC (Chester, NH) / Andre Boucherbearship3@comcast.net / 603-432-6911 A Yankee Balloon LLC (Fairfield, CT) / Bill Colyerayankeeballoon@aol.com / 203-255-1929 Above Earth’s Plane…

Safety Seminar Thank-You

A huge THANK-YOU to everyone who came out to the Safety Seminar yesterday, and a special round of appreciation and gratitude to our presenters, and to the folks who put the event together: Penny Christy: Program Content, BFA liaison, Chairperson Ed Gutowski: Food Procurement, Setup, Cleanup Chris Mooney, Rob Macfarlane: Concept, Organization Mark Sand: Logistics,…

New Website Feature: Directory

We’ve spent some time putting together a new Directory page, with listings for Balloon Charters, Manufacturers, Service Providers, etc. Please visit the page to check your commercial listing – edits and additions (moderated) are welcomed.

2018 CLAS Photo Contest

From Garry, The CLAS annual Photo contest for 2018 will be held at the next CLAS meeting on Oct. 18th, 7:30 pm AT THE Plainville Police Dept. The regular CLAS meeting agenda will be followed with the photo contest conducted at the end of the meeting. The photo contest rules are as follows; Any CLAS…