Student’s essay wins her hot air balloon ride

June 25th, 2014

On the morning of June 16th, New Jersey pupil Gabby Martini “rose above them all” as her prize for winning an academic contest.

The essay competition that won her a Read the rest of this entry »


Rio’s famous Christ the Redeemer statue turned into hot air balloon

June 18th, 2014

Before the World Cup began on Thursday, 12th June, it was reported that many preparations and celebrations got underway. In the Australian city of Melbourne, in particular, the famous Rio de Janeiro statue of Christ the Redeemer was seen floating in the sky to encourage Australia’s Socceroos fans to support their team during Read the rest of this entry »


More than a dozen balloons turn up to Ohio balloon show

June 11th, 2014

Between Thursday 5th and Saturday 7th June, the skies of Coshocton County in Ohio were filled with hot air balloons flocking to celebrate the 33rd annual Read the rest of this entry »


Tickets on sale for near-space balloon ride

June 4th, 2014

Tickets are now on sale for the balloon ride to the edge of space, an idea that was announced Read the rest of this entry »