Entries by Andrea Preece

Sagrantino Cup 2019

Team Lindstrand took the road this Summer on a ballooning tour not only attending Metz 2019 but also adventuring down the sunny valleys of Sagrantino, Umbria. Once again attending the event in Italy with our repair station and balloon team, which including the EMOJI Balloon. Spectacular 10 days of flying with teams from all over […]

Oswestry Balloon Carnival 2019

This August Bank Holiday weekend saw the return of the Oswestry Balloon Carnival 2019 from Oswestry Town centre park, Cae-Glas. The event once again in aid of Nightingale House Hospice saw an array of 30+ balloons ranging from all shapes and sizes. To carnival entertainment which saw dance displays, fire performances and live music. The […]

Telford Balloon Festival

The second Telford Balloon Festival took place on 11-12 May 2019 and Lindstrand Technologies were once again tasked with running the ballooning side of things. After the tremendous success of the first event in 2018, expectations were high and, despite the usual mixed bag of English weather, the people of Telford were greeted to a […]

Oswestry Balloon Carnival 2018

The inaugural Oswestry Balloon Carnival took place on 25/26 August 2018. After last year’s Oswestry Balloon Festival at the nearby Ironworks, this year the event was incorporated into Oswestry’s annual town carnival, taking place in the heart of the town as a free event for the town’s people. On Saturday morning we were greeted on-site […]

Per at FAVIA

Lindstrand’s managing director, Per Lindstrand speaking at the FAVIA conference in the USA today. Fantastic day at FAVIA celebrating the first manned balloon flight in the USA.

FAVIA 225 event in the USA

Our Managing Director, Mr Per Lindstrand will be speaking at this years FAVIA 225 event in the USA. FAVIA 225 is thrilled to announce Per Lindstrand as a speaker at the convention! Per, with his years of adventure and innovation, is sure to be a can’t miss hour during the event! Swedish-born, Per Lindstrand is […]

Lindstrand Maintenance and Repair Course

We were delighted to welcome 25 Swedish balloonists to our facility recently for a maintenance and repair course. The team were able to have hands on experience with various manufacturing techniques. If you are interested in learning more about our hot air balloon maintenance course, please contact us.

Our SkyFlyer

Our SkyFlyer has recently been inflated for operational testing at its new home. We are very excited for this mile stone and it marks an exciting new development for tethered passenger aerostats. In addition to our popular HiFlyer the SkyFlyer will open up new markets for operations and we are excited for the new opportunities […]