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Facts, Facts, Facts... Extraordinary achievements and records that made Bitterwasser famour worldwide. Simply the Best!

small overview from the past seasons.

  • flights of more than 1250 km
  • 160 flights of more than 1´000 km in the OLC
  • 30 days with flights of more than 1´000 km
  • 50 days with flights of more than 800 km
  • 591.000 km total flown with gliders
  • 825 flights with 591.664,05 km announced in the OLC
  • World records
  • Hungarian records
  • Belgian records
  • German records
  • Polish records
  • Italian records
  • japanese record

In Namibia the flying season is November, December and January with good flying in February and also October.

In Bitterwasser flying is possible throughout the year.


  • Bitterwasser Lodge & Flying Centre is open the whole year with full service