One of the best-known airfields in Italy, home of the Pisa Aero Club. Located near the village of Capannoli, the airfield is an excellent gateway to one of the most beautiful areas of the Tuscan countryside. It has a grass surface runway about 2100ft long, with some hangars for aircraft shelter. It lays the middle of the Valdera valley, in a plain surrounded by hills and interesting tourist sites. The airfield is the training seat of the best skydiving national teams: the Army and the Carabinieri Sport Centers, both at the top of the International ranks. Foreign countries national teams are sometimes hosted too.
Powered Ultralight Flying School: Certified with n. 33 from the National Aero Club, operates on the Valdera airfield. There are eight instructors for multi-axis and motorglider airplanes, for trikes girocopter and for paramotor. It is possible to enroll all the year round from the age of 16 (parents approval requested). The courses comprise theorical lessons (once a week, all the year round) and practical flight lessons (every day except Tuesdays).