Serres-La Bâtie airfield was created in the mid-1980s.
Today, three main actors support this platform :
- the Eagles Alpine Soaring Academy “Gliding Center”
- the campsite “Quo Vadis”
- the restaurant “Le Cabanon”
The gliding center was opened in 1993 by Klaus and Sidonie Ohlmann. It hosts every year, from March to September, about 350 pilots and their families, who spend an average of one to three weeks on the site. The customers, mainly European, but also American, Japanese or Australian comes for the most part with their own glider.
Serres-La Bâtie airfield is limited use and isn’t open to the CAP (Air Circulation).
ICAO Code : LFTM
GPS coordinates of the airfield :
- Latitude : 44 ° 27 ’26 “N
- Longitude : 005 ° 43 ’38 “E
- Altitude : 2,345 ft – 715 m – 83 hPa
Serres-La Bâtie airfield has a grass runway 650 m by 90 wide, oriented North / South (18/36), as well as an acceleration band of 450 meters.
- 1 DR300-180R
- 1 ULM
- HPH 304MS Shark
The proposed gliders belong to private owners.
For more information, please to contact us.