February2013

Disney’s balloon tour drawing to a close

Filed under: Fairs and Events — Posted by: Mark Smith on February 27, 2013

Disney is conducting a hot air balloon tour across America to promote the upcoming (more…)

Students lose space balloon

Filed under: Fairs and Events — Posted by: Susan on February 20, 2013

Students at a grammar school in the West Midlands recently sent a balloon to the edge of space – only to have it go (more…)

US man plans to fly across the Atlantic – using helium balloons

Filed under: Fairs and Events — Posted by: Barry on February 13, 2013

A man from North Carolina is planning to fly from Maine, in the US, to Europe this summer in a dinghy attached to (more…)

NASA balloon flight breaks world record

Filed under: Fairs and Events — Posted by: Susan on February 6, 2013

The NASA Super-TIGER balloon recently broke the current record for the longest duration of a flight by a balloon its size. The balloon has (more…)