First Flight for 2 Balloons

Dave’s new “Apple PI” Special Shape Hot Air Balloon (in the shape of an Apple) and Bill’s YuYu the Blue Penguin Hot Air Balloon both had their maiden flights tonight.Both balloons look fantastic as they lifted off from the Jaring farm in eastern Ontario.With light winds and lots of fuel they hope

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Spring is finally here

This Victoria day long weekend saw the completion of this winter’s 2 project balloons and the first hot inflation for one of the 2 balloons constructed over the winter. The registration marks for these 2 balloons came in as C-GYTK and C-GYUU, so during construction, C-GYTK became known as Tiki, and C-GYUU

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AX-03 World Record ratified by the FAI

Sandra’s AX-3 Duration World Record has been ratified by the FAI Congratulations to Sandra and all involved! FAI has ratified the following Class A (Free balloons) World record: ================================================ Claim number : 17055Size category :AX-03 (Hot-air balloons: 400 to 600 m³) Category: Female Type of record : Duration Course/location : Crysler,

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