New world record set at French ballooning event

August 27th, 2013

An enormous flotilla of 408 hot air balloons took to the sky over Eastern France recently, successfully setting the world record for the most vessels in the Read the rest of this entry »


Scottish Airshow hailed a success

August 20th, 2013

East Lothian’s aviation enthusiasts were out in force recently as the National Museum of Flight hosted the 16th annual Scottish Airshow.

The popular family event attracted large crowds who were treated to displays Read the rest of this entry »


Hot air balloons used to provide wireless internet

August 13th, 2013

A new and highly sophisticated range of special hot air balloons are being developed by internet giant Google as a means of providing wireless internet to remote locations.

It is hoped that the project, which has been given the name ‘Loon’, will help to Read the rest of this entry »


PC game expanded with ballooning add-on

August 6th, 2013

Players of the popular video game SimCity now have the chance to enjoy a bit of sky-high fun after a Hot Air Balloon flights in hot air balloon balloon rides hot air balloon-focused expansion Read the rest of this entry »