What are the costs for a CAA ascent permit for my weather balloon or unmanned free balloon?The review of your documents takes some time and depends how complex your mission is. Further information.
How long does it take for CAA to process my weather balloon or unmanned free balloon? What documents do I need to submit to CAA to get an ascent permit?The review of your documents can take up to 28 days, so start early with the preparation! Further information.
Can anyone obtain an ascent permit for a weather balloon or unmanned free balloon in United Kingdom?Yes! No matter if private person as a father-son project, in the context of a school project at schools or as a company. As long as the ascent permit is in place, everyone is allowed to launch their weather balloon in UK. Further information.
Where exactly do I need to register my weather balloon with CAA? Where can I find the contact details for CAA?After you have completed the notification form and obtained proof of insurance for your unmanned free balloon launch in UK, all documents shall be uploaded in the notification form tool. If you further question, here you find the contact details of CAA in UK.
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