Balloons, Paragliding & Flying Clubs

Ecole de chute libre
A skydiving school which starts with tandem jumps to advanced training and competition jumping. Members of the French Federation of Parachuting. 4 rue Massenet, Roisel (80).
Skydive Maubeuge
Parachute jumping with the experts. They hold regular jumps and have some professional teams affiliated to the club. Camping, Restaurant and accomodation in chalets also available. Aerodrome de La Salmagne, Vieux Reng (59).
Alain and Janny Morelle
Hot air balloon trips across the area also Paris and Ile de France. 34 rue des Sorbiers, Laigneville (60).
Montgolfieres de Picardie
From around 20 different locations, you can take to the air in a balloon and discover the varied landscapes of Picardy. 139, Rue des Cerisiers, Laigneville (60).
Azur Ulm Arnaud Gilotin
Microlite club and flying school. Fly over the landscape of the Aisne. Chemin des Boeufs, BP 4, Corbeny (02).
Fly Tandem
The Laon branch of this parachute school. Flying tandem allows you to learn to parachute jump with an instructor. Suitable for disabled people. Route de Crecy, Laon (02).
Airport Le Touquet Cote dOpale
Famous for its architecture and its Restaurant, this is an international airport with flights to destinations in the U.K., including Kent and Oxford airports. Available for charter flights and flying lessons. Le Touquet Paris-Plage (62).
Ultralight flying school. Trips over Compiegne and its surrounding area. Book in advance via the Office de Tourisme and subject to weather conditions.