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SportLite - Compact

SportLite - Compact

SportLite - Compact

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Available in three sizes to match the Sport range of envelopes. Its strong, lightweight, innovative design is quick and easy to unpack and assemble. It can be used with a single or double burner.

At a glance

Made from lightweight yet durable materials, it boasts an ingenious folding mechanism that allows it to shrink to a fraction of its original size. It can be neatly stowed away in a compact carrying case, ready for your next adventure.

Safety is paramount, and the SportLite compact meets rigorous safety standards to ensure a secure and enjoyable flight for passengers. With an ergonomic interior, passengers and the pilot alike can enjoy a comfortable and secure ride.

Combining the thrill of flight with the convenience of modern engineering - every ballooning journey becomes a breeze – from setup to storage.

All models

Choose from the following models to suit your balloon:

  SportLite Compact 2 SportLite Compact 3 SportLite Compact 4
Drawing Number CB3759 CB3764 CB3769
Occupants 2 - 3 3 3 - 4
Dimensions (cm) 84 x 104 95 x 114
95 x 132
Height (cm) (Approx.)




Height (cm) (Collapsed)




Support Poles
Approx. KG 39 44 N/A
Sidewall Cushions N/A N/A N/A
Extra Step holes N/A N/A N/A
Open Weave N/A N/A N/A
Hi-Spec ** Optional Optional Optional
Leatherbase Included Included Included

* Occupancy data based on EASA requirements for baskets with or without passenger squabs.
** Additional 10cm in wall height.

Basket options

Basket colours

Please see our leather colour charts for:

  • To help select your hopper base unit trimming colours: Suede and Leather Colour Wheel
  • The selector for cordura fabric used for cushions and cylinder covers: Cordura Colour Wheel
  • Other leathers are available upon request. This can be the perfect solution to colour-match a desired pantone or corporate shade. Special leathers are ordered to your specification and therefore can sometimes incur an additional supplier production lead time or surcharge.

What people are saying…

Customer promise

Our reputation for hardware excellence is world-renowned. In fact, we offer the widest range of baskets, with over 200 elegant designs. Constructed primarily from willow and cane, these materials are still used today because they have proved to be extremely resilient, lightweight and easy to maintain, as well as adding to the romantic feel of ballooning.

Whatever your needs, we will have the perfect size and configuration of bottom end to make your every flight a comfortable and enjoyable experience. The criteria for selecting your new basket could not be simpler! Baskets are matched to the size of the hot-air balloon envelope. This is determined by the number of passengers you wish to carry, local conditions, including terrain and ambient temperatures. Please see our current Flight Manual in the Support Section for further details or email your request to - we will be glad to help.

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