Flying clubs


The flying club ASPTT Poitiers is an association affiliated with the Fédération Française Aéronautique (FFA) based on voluntary workers. With its 3 aircraft, a Robin DR400 140b, a Robin DR400 120 and a Jodel classic DH251, the club has around 50 members.

The club is a certified flying school to train pilots for their BIA (Brevet d’Initiation Aéronautique), LAPL (Light Aircraft Pilot Licence) and the PPL (Private Pilots Licence). You have to be at least 15 years old to start training.

In addition to training, the club also organises introductory flights, Discovering piloting (which are a great gift idea) and general ‘jaunts’ in the air. For more information consult the internet site of the club.

You have alos the opportunity to fly over the construction of the new LGV lines. The pilots organize varied activities: trips abroad as well as around the region, rallies and many other activities with the FFA. Created in 1978 the flying club have kept their popularity by keeping tariffs reasonable and accesible.

In 2013, approximate price 99-129€ an hour depending on the type of aircraft.

For more details, don’t hesitate to contact the club by telephone on +33 (0)5 49 58 47 10 or +33 (0)5 49 46 72 43 or by email

More information can be found on the ASPTT website


The Aéro-Club du Poitou

Created in 1924, the Aéro-Club du Poitou has three sectors:

Motor powered flight

Activities: piloting school , pleasure flights, (piloting, travel, night flights),first time flights, sporting competitions.

Come and discover flying for pleasure and pass your pilots licence with them.

Information motor powered flight


Activities: piloting school, cross country flights, first time flights, sports competitions.

Glide through the air in our company and learn how to control your glider.

Information gliding

Aero modelling

Activities: construction, learn how to pilot, sports competitions.

From the construction to the art of flying, come and learn the art of aero modeling.

Information aero modelling



Aéroclub du Poitou

Rue du sous-lieutenant raymond Collard

86580 Biard

Tel : +33 (0)5 49 58 22 14