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1. BN offers a range of balloons, parachutes, and odds & ends for sale so you can operate a weather balloon HAB flight yourself.
2. BN hires out a full range of trackers, parachutes, cameras and flight computers so you can operate a HAB yourself but don’t have the high start up cost.
3. BN will operate a weather balloon / high altitude balloon for you and collect the video and pictures you want. This is our commissioned flight service.
Contact Chris at 07783903096 / firstname.lastname@example.org to get a quote for the work we offer.
BN can be commissioned to fly your high altitude balloon project in a safe, insured, and CAA compliant environment. BN can design payloads, organise CAA permission, arrange insurance, and execute the flight. Take a look at some of our past projects which include work screened on Channel 4, BBC, and Irish TV.
Previous Commissioned Flights
6th August 2013
Commissioned flight for Twenty Twenty TV for Channel 4 ‘Tom’s Fantastic Floating Home’
24th September 2013
Commissioned flight for Total Produce Halloween promotion
8th October 2013
Commissioned HAB flight for Leo Burnett media group – Birds vs Planes – Little Blue
12th June 2014
Commissioned HAB flight for ZIPCAR Zipsters in Space
29th June 2014
Commissioned HAB flight for the National Space Centre
2nd July 2014
Commissioned HAB flight for XFM
17th July 2014
Designed flight and supplied kit for HDSTAR by Scottish Huntingdon’s Association
KIK MEDIA ADVERTISING SRL, Romania
12th September 2014 Go Ape – Sherwood Pines forest Banana Relay for Teenage Cancer Trust. Go Ape built the payload and hired our kit for the flight. We also helped on the launch and recovery. We shot the launch footage from a quadcopter.
26th September Commissioned flight for Simply FMCG and Wild Peanut
We now offer free video footage of your flight launching, taken by our DJI Phantom quadcopter platform.
Go Ape September 2014
Schools towards Space programme
Balloon News now offers starter kits for school. The ‘Schools towards Space’ starter kit costs £125 plus shipping and includes balloon, parachute, trackers, and camera.
Rocketman Parachutes coming in January 2014