SAFETY FROM THE GROUND UP
Napa Valley Aloft is fully committed to the safety of our passengers and employees. Our pilots are all FAA certified and have over 100 years and 20K hours of combined experience. Our equipment is inspected regularly at FAA-designated repair stations.
We have a Professional Rides Operation(PRO) credit reflecting our impeccable piloting and decision-making. All PRO Operators are fully licensed and insured. We belong to several voluntary organizations which set standards for ballooning, including the Balloon Federation of America and the Professional Balloon PilotsAssociation of Napa County.
Ballooning is a weather based activity. All flight sare subject to cancellation based on unsafe weather conditions. Our pilots are trained and qualified to evaluate weather conditions and make a decision weather it is safe to fly. If weather conditions are not safe we will update our weather hotline 707-935-9880 one hour prior to your flight.
Napa Valley Aloft has exclusive rights to a viable alternate flight corridor in Napa Valley’s wine region Pope Valley, located Northeast of St.Helena.
Upon arrival for your hot air balloon ride, you will be given a Release of Liability and Assumption of Risk Agreement
to review and sign prior to boarding the basket for your flight.
By signing this agreement, you are forever releasing and waiving your rights to make a claim or sue for injuries or damages against Napa Valley Aloft, INC by you, assignees, heirs, distributes, guardians, and legal representatives.
Hot Air Balloons are a potentially hazardous activity. By signing the waiver you are voluntarily participating in this activity with knowledge of the danger involved and assume any and all risks.
Curious about our release form? Review it here.