Airstar was born in 1994, near Grenoble (France). The brilliant idea of the French self-made man Pierre Chabert has taken off. Today we are far from the first helium filled toy balloon lighted up with a bulb! The brand is well-known and renowned by a worldwide community in fields as diverse as construction, safety, cinema, event, live show, architecture… The business areas have even expanded to fantastic domes (including the one of Solar Impulse)…

From Lewis Hamilton to Jennifer Lopez, from Elton John to Bertrand Picard, the Airstar family album is full of stars.

Nowadays Airstar is world leader in designing and producing lighting balloons. The company is composed 22 offices around the world, 2 production sites in France and in the USA and 120 employees.

Innovation and perfection… Airstar is the partner of all its clients’ challenges.

Pierre Chabert

Airstar chose to fulfill its destiny by of living its inventions… Yes, we look up to the sky and the stars because we love our dreams and we empower ourselves to carry them out.

Airstar has become in a quarter of a century a daring and passionate international group, world leader in lighting balloons, for all industries, security, events, cinema and so many other things.

Every day, our teams * mobilize their skills to invent the light of tomorrow. This taste for innovation allows us to offer high-end lighting solutions, concentrated in technology, and to fulfill the wildest dreams of demanding customers around the world.

You necessarily know the lighting balloons that have made our reputation: the Sirocco for the Safety market, the Crystal or the Neo to light up your events, our helium balloons (Tube and Pad) appreciated on all sets, whether for film, video or television.

* Our inventors, our seamstresses, our electricians, our engineers, our specialists and collaborators of all kinds.



Airstar lighting balloons on Titanic film set

Yves Saint Laurent fashion show, Paris, France