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The Area's Most Experienced Ride Operator

Providing Hot Air Balloon Rides and Open Cockpit Biplane Flights for Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Delaware for over 30 years!

 Balloon Ride Information  Our hot air balloon named Mello Yellow and our and Stearman biplane.  Airplane Ride Information


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When it Comes to Flying, Experience Matters!

    Welcome to Maryland's premier, full time, hot air balloon ride and biplane flight company. No company, in the area, has more experience or a better reputation for excellence in customer service and safety. Our pilots have over 60 combined years of hot air balloon and airplane flight experience. We have logged over 5,000 accident free balloon flight hours. We appreciate your interest in our products and services and thank you for taking the time to learn more about us.

        Hot Air Balloon Services  

Light Flight Balloon "Sherwin" hot air balloon rides

    = Hot Air Balloon Rides               = Private Champagne Charter Flights  

    = Corporate Promotions                  = Hot Air Balloon Tether Promotions
= Fund Raising/Donations               = Flight Training & Instruction



        Barnstormer Aero Biplane Services                                     

Barnstormer Aero Biplane Rides  = Open Cockpit Biplane Rides       = Aerial Photography                                                  



Let our experience make your experience, unforgettable!         

    If you are a first time passenger looking for a reputable hot air balloon company, we suggest you take a few minutes to read our  How to Choose an Experienced Hot Air Balloon Ride Company information page. You will learn the important differences between a hot air balloon ride broker and a hot air balloon ride operator. The Questions to Ask, any balloon company before you make a purchase is very informative, no matter with whom you decide to fly! All of this will assist you in making an informed choice; an educated consumer is our best customer.


The reasons we should be your choice for a flight

We don't just sell you a ride - what you receive from us is:

    - A Team - of dedicated professionals who are interested in your safety and enjoyment, from beginning to end.

    - 30 + years of Experience No other company in MD, DE, Northern VA, or Southern PA has more experience.
    - A Full Time Business - we do this for a living and not as a retirement or hobby business - we fly full time!
    - FAA Certified - our pilots & aircraft are certificated & inspected in compliance with Federal Aviation Administration regulations.

     - Fully Insured - by the nation's largest insurer of hot air balloons.

     - 100% Safety Record - more important than having insurance is whether you have ever had to use it? We never have!

    - Better Business Bureau "A+" Rated - with no complaints.
    - Locally owned and operated -You are dealing directly with the people you will fly with and not a broker or
                                                    middle man. Beware when buying from an internet source other than the company who will be providing the ride.



"Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take,

                        but by the moments that take our breath away."


        The staff of Light Flight Balloons, Inc. and Barnstormer Aero look forward to introducing you to exceptional flights that will take your breath away while creating memories lasting a lifetime! We are happy to assist you in scheduling a ride, obtaining a gift certificate, or to address your questions. Many questions that you may have will be answered on our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page or you may download a brochure. You may also telephone our office or ask your questions by e-mail.


Balloon Brochure (PDF)  pdf logo    Click to download a brochure                                                       
Biplane Brochure (PDF)  PDF Logo                                                                               

Call to schedule your adventure or to obtain a gift certificate:
P.O. Box 837, Bel Air, Maryland 21014


sunset hot air balloon ride

    Sunrise and sunset balloon flights are offered all year around. Biplane rides are seasonal and flown May thru October. Our central Maryland location is convenient for balloon ride passengers from any part of Maryland, South Central Pennsylvania, Northern Virginia, and Delaware. If you are a visitor to the Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Annapolis, or Philadelphia area, we are about an hour and fifteen minutes from D.C. & Philly & only 45 minutes to an hour from downtown Balto. and Annapolis.

Romance & Adventure in the Air

Some quick links to help you find what you need

Balloon Flight Meeting Location Directions  |  Biplane Flight Airfield Directions

    About Us  |  Hot Air Balloon Ride Information and Pricing  |  Biplane Airplane Rides and Pricing  |  How to Choose a Balloon Ride Company  

Corporate Hot Air Balloon Programs  |  Weather for Ballooning  |  How to Become a Hot Air Balloon Pilot  |  How to  Become a Member of the Balloon Crew

See the Steps of a Hot Air Balloon Flight from Beginning to End  |  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for  Balloon Rides 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Biplane Rides  |  Charitable Donation Requests  |  Photo Gallery  |  Testimonials   |  Feedback  |  Links

    Passenger Briefings & Safety  |  Privacy Policy  |  Policies, Terms, & Conditions

Tethered Balloon Promotions - Grand Openings, Picnics, & Parties  |  Gift Certificates  |  Landowner & Community Relations  |  Search Our Site


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