Sunday´s quiz: what was the largest balloon in history made for? 1.-To go around the world 2.-To cross the Pacific ocean 3.-To beat an altitude record ANSWER Ready to fly? Book Now!
Sunday´s quiz: In which planets have balloons flown througth? 1.- The Earth and Mars 2.- The Earth and Venus 3.- The Earth and Saturn ANSWER Ready to fly? Book Now!
In hot air balloon championships speed doesn’t count too much, yet, the tasks must be accomplished on a determined time. All the pilots count with the same wind speed, although it is possible to move faster and travel a longer distance by varying the altitude. Overall, balloon championships require not speed but a lot of […]
As in the previous post, the main reason for a balloon to have a certain shape is the will of its owner or the need to have an advertising support for a certain product. These balloons require a complex process of sponsorship and the flight duties are more complicated than usual balloons therefore they require […]
A long time ago, before considering such a trip, there were smaller attempts, but yet were dangerous and thrilling adventures to this day. Jean –Pierre Blanchard was the first man who considered crossing the Atlantic on a hot air balloon in the XVIII century, a riskier and more complicated journey than the one that cost […]
Sunday´s quiz: What weather conditions would prevent a balloon ride? 1.- Cold 2.- Rain 3.- Hard wind Answer Ready to fly? Book Now!
1.- Festival Internacional del Globo, México 2.- The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Estados Unidos 3.- Lorraine Mondial Air Ballons, Francia Answer Ready to fly? Book Now!