Gap-Tallard Airfield: a unique place in the world!
Between the lake and the mountains, the Gap-Tallard airfield is world famous. Protected from the wind, its aerology is favourable more than 300 days a year! It is the only airfield where such a large number of activities are practiced. With our mixture of passion and know-how, we’re able to create incredible experiences for everyone! On site, a large number of pilots share their passion for flying in a friendly and family atmosphere. Many services are also available on site: accommodation, catering, sports activities, aircraft maintenance and repair… Everything is concentrated for a unique 360 degree experience! Come and visit us at the HQ of aviation enthusiasts! From morning to evening, a multitude of activities take place at the Gap-Tallard airfield.
You will find in Gap-Tallard :
A multitude of activities gathered in a single airfield.
Skydiving is one of the main activities of the Gap-Tallard airfield. Whether you are a beginner, or you want to learn to jump solo, all the options are available to you! Jump at 4000m in a privileged setting, enjoying sunny weather most of the year. Take a step into a world of enthusiasts, who will pass on their passion in a family and friendly atmosphere.
Hot air balloon
Ballooning is the ideal activity for nature lovers. Float through the sky of the Hautes-Alpes and change direction according to the wind. No thrills! A unique way to share an unforgettable experience with family and friends. In a 6 person basket, you will experience a real moment of conviviality, accompanied by a passionate pilot. In a hot air balloon, you will have the chance to admire beautiful landscapes from above!
The helicopter is the ideal option for flying with your family. From Gap-Tallard, fly in a 5-seater helicopter, and share your feelings in real time! A moment rich in emotions and sensations. Choose from several possible options and discover the unique landscapes of the Hautes-Alpes! For a special request or a way to celebrate, the helicopter offers a great number of possibilities.
Discover the unique sensations of flying without a motor, in an unequalled calm. Free flight in all its splendour over our mountainous region. The glider flight will suit all mountain lovers! From Gap-Tallard, you will have the chance to fly over breathtaking landscapes. You can even take the controls and see how it feels to fly like a bird!
ULM : The leisure flight !
Microlight is one of the specialties of the Gap-Tallard airfield. Divided into 6 different classes, these are two-seater aircrafts, for which the regulations impose a maximum weight. All unique, modern and comfortable! Their maneuverability will allow you to discover unknown landscapes. Cross the sky of the Hautes-Alpes aboard a microlight, alone or alongside your friend or whole family! The Gap-Tallard airfield has a large fleet of different and interesting aircraft.
- Microlight scenic flight
- Introduction to piloting a fixed wing microlight
- Fixed wing microlight pilot training
- Fly in a vintage aircraft!
- Simultaneous family flights: share the sky and talk over the radio!
- Discover other microlight flying sites in our territory