from Bitterwasser

Distance despite blue thermals!

A rather blue day... that was the forecast for the last few days at the morning briefing. But no one let that bother them.

New day, new task!

Despite fewer clouds in the sky and a rather weak forecast, the pilots are not going to stop flying.

Bitterwassercup winner 2023

Patrick Benoist is still raving about his stay in Bitterwasser in 2022.


in Namibia

The best Gliding Site of the World*.

You will find exceptionally good conditions. The weather here is exceptionally good! (*quote Bruno Gantenbrink after his first stay in Bitterwasser).


As far as the wings will carry on 3.000.000 sqm flying area international pilots will find best conditions for outstanding flight performances.

Information for pilots

Flying in Namibia is very different from flying in Central Europe. This information should help you to make your stay in Bitterwasser as pleasant and above all as safe as possible.

Glider charter

We are happy to assist you in finding an aircraft. Most of the aircraft - charter in Bitterwasser runs through private individuals or companies.