Apr 06 2020
BFA Covid-19 Update

Spring has sprung! This is the time of year when many of us are eager to get outdoors, to jump into our balloons and take to the skies to enjoy the freedom and exhilaration that only our sport can del [ ... ]

Feb 24 2020
BFA National Convention 2021

 

BFA National Convention 2021

 

April 8-10, 2021

Capital Plaza Hotel & Convention Center

Topeka Kansas

 

   The Balloon Federation of America is thrilled to announ [ ... ]

Feb 17 2020
2020 OnLine Seminar Speakers Announced

We are pleased to announce our line-up of experienced seminar presenters for the 2020 BFA On-Line Seminar!

 

Don Day - Weather Gordon Schwontkowski - Accident Review Mark West - Aer [ ... ]

Nov 11 2019
BFA Survey 2020

Balloon Federation of America PO Box 400 Indianola, Iowa   November 1, 2019

BFA Survey 2020

 

We are launching a survey: BFA Survey 2020. The intent is 2 fold; 1. We need to c [ ... ]

Aug 30 2019
BFA Election Results 2019

 

ELECTION 2019 RESULTS

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to our elected directors!

BFA Board:

At Large Director - Scott McClinton

Great Lakes Region Director - Al Reusch

So [ ... ]

Aug 22 2019
Commercial Balloon Pilot Safety Act Update

Dear Members,

 

In our monthly call with the FAA last Tuesday, we were informed that the FAA has started the rulemaking process to enact the "Commercial Balloon Pilot Safety Act of 2018".  [ ... ]

Aug 14 2019
IAMBFA Membership Promotion

 

Announcing a new member promotion!

Name: I am BFA Membership Campaign   #IAMBFA

Dates: August 1, 2019 ~ December 31, 2019

Open to all BFA members in good standing.

 

Prog [ ... ]

Jul 29 2019
Election 2019 Candidates

ELECTION 2019

 

 

 

 

Candidates have been selected by their respective nominating committees and we are please to announce the candidates for the 2019 election.  All [ ... ]

Apr 27 2019
2019 Seminar Videos OnLine

As part of your membership, BFA members can watch the videos for the BFA On-Line seminars. All seminars since 2014 have been recorded and are available for viewing.

To view the seminars, you MUST be  [ ... ]

Feb 15 2019
Registration Open for 2019 Online Seminar

Mark Your Calendars!

The Balloon Federation of America's annual

Online Seminar will be available starting

 

Saturday, April 27, 2019

 

Register Here!

 

By request from many pre [ ... ]

Feb 06 2019
BFA Long Jump Challenge

INTRODUCTION

Started in 1990, the BFA Long Jump is an annual contest to promote the sport of hot air ballooning.  Individual pilots and team members plan and conduct their own flights from [ ... ]

Jan 31 2019
Balloon Event Symposium a Success

2019 Balloon Event Symposium A Success!

 

At the first-ever BFA Balloon Event Symposium there were 176 registrants representing 34 US states and two Canadian provinces. The response was ove [ ... ]

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