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Electronic map

UPDATE: A new version (v2) of the map is available for download. It has a better quality image and better calibration.
Please download the updated map here as zip-file including the map as well as calibration files for OziExplorer and CompeGPS.
You can easily identify the newer map by the “v2” marked on the map (top right).

All electronic map data is provided for informational purposes, for the convenience of competitors, and is subject to change.  Use and calibration of this data is solely the responsibility of each competitor.


August 21 08:00-13:00 : Check-in for competitors and officials
13:00-14:00 : Opening Reception and Welcome Lunch
14:30-15:30 : General briefing
16:00-16:30 : First competition flight briefing
17:30 : First competition flight
August 22-24 05:00 and 16:00 : Briefings
06:30 and 16:30 : Competition flights
August 25 05:00 : Briefing
06:30 : Competition flight
12:00 – 14:00 : Prize-Giving and Awards Lunch

FAI Balloon Competition Loggers

If you are participating in an events using FAI Balloon Competitions logger, you can get more information about the logger on the official website

There is information for pilots:

Additionally, the director may publish special information about the event specific rules on the logger usage.

The following information can be a help for officials: