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Along with belonging to the WBG, please consider joining the Balloon Federation of America.

The BFA is a 501c3 non-profit association dedicated to the advancement of the sport and science of lighter-than-air aviation, both hot air and gas balloons. The BFA represents the entire U.S. ballooning community. This is not just for pilots, but for is open to anyone who shares a fascination with Lighter Than Air flight.


Membership Benefits

  • BALLOONING Journal, a bi-monthly magazine on ballooning and balloonists
  • The opportunity to compete for National and International Championship teams and prizes
  • The Pilot Achievement Awards Program
  • The Crew Achievement Awards Program
  • The Observer Achievement Awards Program
  • The Junior Balloonist Program
  • The National Ballooning Museum
  • On-line Safety Seminar
  • And More . . . . . .

Visit the BFA

Please visit the BFA website for more details and the membership application.