WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators require pilots of hot air balloons carrying fare-paying passengers to pass an annual medical exam, similar to the requirement for pilots of commercial airplanes and helicopters. The Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday passed a long-delayed final rule that includes the requirement for a medical certificate,Read More →

When you’re not looking Thanksgiving Time Favorites As A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Where every thanksgiving episode of Bob’s Burgers, you probably spend the day watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade. A Thanksgiving Day staple since 1924, this parade is beloved for its musical performances, extravagant floats and balloon characters that allRead More →

Some ticket holders have been left empty-handed and wondering if they will get their money back after a hot air balloon festival was canceled without notice. The festival has been advertised for months on social media, the Triangle Balloon Festival, an upcoming light balloon tour of the Raleigh, Durham andRead More →

National Night Out began in 1984 with neighbors turning on their porch lights and sitting outside their homes. It has since turned into an opportunity to build better police-community relations across the country. On Tuesday evening, the Hanford Police Department hosted this year’s local National Night Out with festivities lastingRead More →

As the tempo of commercial and civilian suborbital space missions on rockets and balloons continues to climb, the number and diversity of research and education payloads and payload specialists flying on these missions is also increasing. The Next Generation Suborbital Researchers Conference 2023 (NSRC-2023) will meet from February 27 toRead More →

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — After more than a week of celebrations, the 50th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta has passed and organizers are resting and drying up. Fiesta officials say they expect to have attendance figures by the end of the month. We won’t know until later this month how manyRead More →

Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Journal After nine tumultuous days that included two shelter-in-place due to weather, a community-wide effort to air soaked balloons, two minor balloon crashes, and a mad dash to locate a giant stolen bee, the balloons have took to the skies Sunday morning to put an exclamationRead More →

Pune, Maharashtra, India, October 7th 2022 (Wiredrelease) Prudour Pvt. Ltd – : The balloon dilators market is expected to grow significantly in the coming years due to the growing demand for minimally invasive procedures. Balloon dilators are used in a variety of minimally invasive procedures, such as angioplasty, balloon valvuloplasty,Read More →

ALBUQUERQUE, NM /ACCESSWIRE/September 29, 2022/ The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, powered by ExxonMobil, will launch from Balloon Fiesta Park, October 1-9, 2022. The 50th event will feature 648 balloons, 120 of which are special shapes. Pilots representing 22 countries have been invited to participate in this year’s event. Eight gasRead More →

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) — Saturday morning marks the start of the 50th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, but early organizers wanted to commemorate how it all began. Friday morning Balloon Fiesta hosted a special 50th anniversary event at the Coronado Center in Albuquerque. Relatives and representatives of Fiesta’s 13 foundingRead More →

Bernalillo County, New Mexico – Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health Services, Cumulus Media, New Mexico Department of Transportation, and Whitener Law Firm announce details of a safe transportation option for Balloon Fiesta celebrations. The “Take a Ride on Us” program provides the community with the opportunity to enjoy aRead More →

The event will honor longtime KTVB meteorologist Larry Gebert, who was heavily involved with the Balloon Classic, broadcasting from it every year. BOISE, Idaho- Spirit of Boise Balloon Classic will take flight above Ann Morrison Park this week, its 31st year flying over Boise. The event is free and runsRead More →

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — The Kalamazoo skies will be filled with color this weekend as the Kalamazoo Balloon Fest celebrates its 10th anniversary. The event runs from August 26-28 and features balloon launches each day and balloon glow events in the evening. It takes place at Gull Meadow Farm andRead More →

The Balloon Fest will take place September 9 and 10 at Grimes Field. Photo submitted On September 9 and 10, the skies will fill with color as the 4th Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival kicks off at Grimes Field Airport. Mark your calendars and don’t miss this evening of funRead More →

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Jon Johnson File Photo/Gila Herald: Launching balloons during the inaugural Gila Valley New Year’s Balloon Extravaganza last year. The Graham County Chamber of Commerce will not fund the event this year, but local hot air balloon company AZ Air Ventures is committed to continuing it. AZ Air Ventures will continueRead More →

The City of Chester held its first public hearing on a planned Verizon cell tower at the intersection of Juniper Lane and Poplar Drive on August 3. This project affects both residents of Chester and Monroe and potentially affects visitors to Goosepond Mountain State Park. Paul Ryan of Murray LawRead More →

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by: Talia Naquin Job : Jul 29, 2022 / 1:37 PM EDT Updated: Jul 29, 2022 / 1:37 PM EDT CANTON, Ohio (WJW) — The 2022 Balloon Classic in Canton takes place this weekend. The event kicked off Friday and will continue through Sunday at Kent State Stark and StarkRead More →

From August 13 to 21, the famous International Hot Air Balloon will officially return to Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, just 40 minutes from Montreal. Visitors can expect more than just hot air balloons, with an impressive programming of major musical groups like this year’s headliner Jason Derulo, plus performances from Charlotte Cardin, Ludacris,Read More →