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!
One of our hot air balloons "Mellow Yellow" with our
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.
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
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.
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!
Business Bureau "A+" Rated - with no
- Locally owned and operated
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
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
Balloon Brochure (PDF)
to download a brochure
Biplane Brochure (PDF)
Watch videos, read about us in the news, and see what others have to say about us
- Call to schedule your adventure or to obtain a
- P.O. Box 837, Bel Air, Maryland 21014
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.
& Adventure in the Air
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Flight Meeting Location Directions |
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How to Choose a Balloon Ride Company
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How to Become a Member of the Balloon Crew
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