Volume 19, Number 1
Balloons Over Dairyland
Dairy cattlemen and balloonist get together in Sulphur Springs, Texas
to celebrate the Hopkins County Dairy Festival.
Alcohol and Drugs. A column about Federal Aviation Regulations.
One of the oldest and largest balloon clubs in the country is celebrating
its 30th anniversary.
A Collection of Medals
This past October the balloon medal collection of Robert White was auctioned
in London. White began collecting in the early 1960’s and many of his medals
were used to illustrate Evelyn Malpas’ book, Lighter than Air, published
in 1989 by the British Air Medal Society.
Anatomy of an Accident
Accidents are rarely the result of one event. Rather, they are a culmination
of a sequence, or chain, of events. Eleven links to be aware of and a look
at one accident.
Tragedy in Morgan Hill
The official National Transportation Safety Board report on a fatal balloon
flight in May of 1999. A detailed report of the balloon accident and the
News and Information
Rocky Mountain Balloon
The Great American Duck Race Balloon Rally
Early morning over central Florida.
Photo: Courtesy Orange Blossom Balloons, Orlando, Florida
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