and pilots point to numerous challenges that make hunting from a hot air balloon difficult, if not impossible.
Lowe and his balloonists
provided effective aerial reconnaissance during several major campaigns in 1862 and 1863.
suffered slight injuries and was treated at a hospital in the city of Bagan, near where he landed, and brought to Yangon on Saturday.
He's among 25 active Arkansas balloonist
who bought into the sport for as little as $4,000 and can spend more than $70,000 for balloons that hold the most cubic feet of hot air and sport the latest safety equipment.
Nicholas' dad, Ron, says that most balloonists
feel a knot of anticipation in their stomach as the ground crew sets the enormous balloon free.
As the one-year anniversary of the death of famed balloonist
Richard Abruzzo draws near his widow, Nancy Abruzzo, is channeling her grief into energy in hopes of drawing support for causes that were important to her husband and to her.
Gallant, 49, said the balloonist
picked a good spot to land.
Henry Negretti was a very good friend of pioneering balloonist
and meteorologist Henry Glaisher who on September 5, 1862, with his companion Henry Coxwell, undertook an ascent to the greatest height that had been reached by a balloon carrying passengers at that time.
John Ninomiya may fly solo, but he needs a team to help him pull off his helium-balloon stunts.
Mayor and Mayoress of Worcester with the stilt-walker; Supporters of the Severn Boat Festival with organiser Chris Carless (Worcester Events Ltd; Balloonist
who drops a beanbag closest to the center of the target wins.
ON THE final leg of his around-the-globe balloon quest, US adventurer Steve Fossett has cruised over the Indian Ocean after breaking his own record for distance travelled by a solo balloonist