Computing the rate of ascent of a Pibal
How to determine the rate of ascent of a pibal to help you get the most information about uper level winds.
A new book about the British airship R101 and its tragic demise.
Rat in the Field
A true story about how a balloon remained lost for several hours past sunset.
It's Not a Hopper, Not a Chariot, but a One-of-a-Kind Prototype
The Federal Regulations Regarding Ultralight Balloons
FAR Part 103
Excerpts from FAR 103
The Balloon Builder's Journal
An Alternative View to Small Balloons
A different look at Small Balloons, & composite of ideas
News and Information
Setting the Record Straight
Hamilton, New Zealand
Doing the Right Thing
Weather Minimums for VFR Conditions
Balloon Life Marketplace
Products and Services for sale
Letters to the Editor
with George Denniston
Cover Photo: Spectators view balloons from across Lake Rotorua during the 6th New Zealand Balloon Fiesta in Hamilton, New Zealand Photo Courtesy of Hannah and Associates