Visiting the Cannes Film Festival with a private helicopter? The air space on the Côte d’Azur is very busy during the period between May 14 and May 26.
The facilities at Nice Airport NCE and Cannes Mandelieu Airport LFMD can be fully booked at certain times.
If you are planning to arrive by helicopter or have a yacht with an embarked helicopter, please contact HeliRiviera for advice and help on permits.
Notes about Nice airport:
The helicopter landing spots at Nice may be saturated between Friday 23 May 00h00 and Monday 26 May 23h59.
Between Friday 23 May 00h00 and Monday 26 May 23h59, helicopter flights outbound from and inbound for Nice shall make a request for movement authorization in advance.
This request should be filed before Friday 23 May, 14h00 mandatorily.
From Sunday 25 May 05h00 to Monday 26 May 12h00, the parking of helicopters will be restricted to boarding, unloading and refueling operations.
Please contact HeliRiviera for advice and help on permits.