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Gordon Bennett Race 2011


Gap-Tallard, FRA

08. - 17. September 2011

Event Director's corner / eBoard (Last update 11.09.2011)

Dear Pilots, Crews, Officials and Friends!

"Thumbs up!" Balloons are on their way! Please visit this page frequently for up-to-date information.

Thank you very much for your interest.

Markus Haggeney (Event Director 55th. Coupe Aéronautique Gordon Bennett)

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Team - pleased to support the Coupe!

Markus HAGGENEY (Event Director)
Martine BESNAINOU (Dep. Event Director)
Stefan HANDL (Safety Officer)
Sabrina HANDL (Logger)
Mike REICHERT (ATC Coordinator)
Jens MERCZAK (ATC Coordinator)
Julia HAGGENEY (Headquarter)

We are here to support a great, enjoyable and safe Coupe Aéronautique Gordon Bennett.

Take-off in France! Where exactly?

Launch-place (Google Earth)

The Coupe @ FAI

The Coupe Aéronautique Gordon Bennett, is the most prestigious event in aviation and the ultimate challenge for the balloon pilots and their equipment. The goal is simple: to fly the furthest distance from the launch site.