Why Is Hot Air Ballooning So Dependent On The Weather?

19th October 2022    FAQ's

Anyone enthusiastic about hot air ballooning, whether it’s their first flight or their fiftieth, is likely to have experienced disappointment at the hands of unpredictable weather. It breaks our heart when we have to postpone a flight for one of our passengers, but safety comes first. A large part of the reason our balloon flight […]

Get To Know An Aerosaurus Balloons Pilot

3rd September 2021    FAQ's

The pilots at Aerosaurus Balloons have travelled all over the world by balloon, seeing so many beautiful sights from the sky. Barry, one of our balloon pilots offering hot air balloon rides over Mid & East Devon, South Devon,  Somerset & all over the South West, has been on a great many aerial adventures and […]

Get To Know Aerosaurus Balloons Crew Members

26th May 2021    FAQ's

At Aerosaurus Balloons, we have a tight-knit ballooning team and love spending time with each other! We know each other pretty well, but we thought it might be nice for you to gain an insight into some of the people that make up our wonderful crew team. In this article, we provide you with the […]

6 Things To Do On A Hot Air Balloon Ride

12th February 2021    FAQ's

There are many things to enjoy about a hot air balloon ride. As a truly unique experience, the things you do and see whilst high in the skies make them all the more memorable. Whatever the occasion or purpose of your balloon ride, there’s much to admire along the way. In this article, we look […]

Which is the Right Hot Air Balloon Ride for You?

20th November 2019    FAQ's

When considering purchasing a balloon ride from Aerosaurus Balloons, there are certain variables to consider to ensure that you get the best experience. The time of day, the flight location and the company are just some of the considerations that should be made. Whether you choose to fly dusk or dawn, our pilots and ground […]

Odd Facts About Hot Air Ballooning

7th March 2018    FAQ's

Hot air balloons are intrinsically fascinating; how can wicker propelled by flames not be fascinating? And much like many notions, interesting or not, hot air balloons have many interesting oddities, which when explored can make an already interesting concept even more interesting! We thought, due to all this interestingness, we’d explore the weird and wonderful […]

What is the Best Weather for Ballooning?

17th January 2018    FAQ's

As we tell all our customers, ballooning is a very weather dependent activity. In the UK where the weather can be unpredictable our main flying season is March/April until the end of October as winter is much less suitable for ballooning, trust me you don’t want to get a basket, or the retrieve vehicles stuck […]

Could Santa Deliver Presents in a Hot Air Balloon?

13th December 2017    FAQ's

Christmas is much more than a day, isn’t it? It’s a package. We don’t only celebrate Christmas on the 25th, we celebrate it from the 1st, and some even celebrate it before that! To get in the spirit of things, we’re going to contribute to this today. We’re going to talk about Father Christmas! Christmas […]

Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions About Ballooning

29th November 2017    FAQ's

If you’re thinking of going on a balloon ride or have been given a flight voucher, you probably have some questions to ask before you book your date.  Aerosaurus Balloons have been providing Champagne balloon flights for over 25 years and we understand that it is usually a once in a lifetime experience for most […]

Common Ballooning Questions

10th July 2017    FAQ's

The flying season is well underway and we’re enjoying making memories for all of our passengers. We often get asked lots of questions from passengers, so if you are flying with us soon, here is some of the most common ballooning questions we get asked! What does flying in a balloon feel like and is […]