U.S. Representative Melanie Stansbury From the office of U.S. Representative Melanie Stansbury: WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Melanie Stansbury (NM-01), Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (NM) and Ben Ray Luján (NM), and Mayor Tim Keller announced that hot air balloons from Albuquerque will soon be able toRead More →

The Oxford Balloon Festival has been confirmed for 2022 with a variety of entertainment ranging from fire eaters to fireworks. Many people are desperate to resume the festival season which has been suspended for almost two years, although most people think of music festivals when they imagine extravagant weekends. However,Read More →

“ Global Hot Air Balloon Baskets Market Research and Analysis Report The report on the global market for Hot Air Balloon Basket Market includes in-depth analysis that covers key regional trends, market dynamics and provides country-level market size of the market industry. Additionally, the Hot Air Balloon Basket market reportRead More →

New Jersey, United States,-The report attempts to offer an accurate and high-quality analysis of the global Hot Air Balloon Experience Market, keeping in view market forecast, competitive intelligence, risks and technological advancements, and other significant topics. Its carefully crafted market intelligence enables market players to understand the most significant developmentsRead More →

Being an aeronaut, in the early days of hot air balloons or hot air balloons, was a risky business. You could pass out in thin air. Your balloon could crash into a house or go up in a blazing fire. And then there was always the risk of your craftRead More →

New Jersey, United States,-The report attempts to offer high-quality and accurate analysis of the global Hot Air Balloons Market, keeping in mind market forecast, competitive intelligence, risk and technological advancement, and other important topics. Its carefully crafted market intelligence enables market players to understand the most significant developments in theRead More →

The second edition of the Qatar Balloon Festival, held from December 9 to 18, received positive feedback from the public with its 35 hot air balloons crossing the sky of Doha for 10 days. “Our first edition was a great success, and we saw a big increase in public attentionRead More →

By Julie Slama | [email protected] Sixth grader Aaliyah Miller wonders what it’s like to be weightless and floating through space on the International Space Station. That’s why when his teacher at Beehive Science and Technology Academy said they had to tape the ISS flyby, he didn’t mind getting up atRead More →

December 6, 2021 – The Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum has announced a new monthly evening event, STEAM Nights at the Balloon Museum. Each month, the museum will explore a new science, technology, engineering, art or math theme related to hot air ballooning through performances, demonstrations and experiments accompaniedRead More →

For some, the best part of Thanksgiving is spending time with loved ones or eating their favorite fall treats without counting calories. For others, it’s a procession of inflatable structures the size of three-story buildings through some of Manhattan’s most recognizable streets. Thousands of spectators are expected to throng theRead More →

According to the FAA, “benefits of the proposed rule include increased safety of commercial balloon operations through reduced risk of accidents, fatalities, and injuries caused by medically impaired balloon pilots.” Calls for changes to medical standards stemmed from a 2016 fatal crash in Lockhart, Texas, that killed 16 people, includingRead More →

Mike and Chris Lacy, left, watch the balloon launch during a morning mass ascent at the 2021 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, (Adria Malcolm for the Albuquerque Journal) Copyright © 2021 Albuquerque Journal Attendance for the 2021 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is down 9.5% from the 2019 fiesta, according to recentlyRead More →

NATCHEZ — Many in the Miss-Lou saw nearly 40 different hot air balloons fly during the 36and Annual Natchez Hot Air Balloon Festival just two weeks ago, but for students at Robert Lewis Magnet School, the fun didn’t stop there. Kurt Vitense, a pilot from St. Peters Missouri who boughtRead More →

Live music, arts and crafts, a beer garden, carnival and, of course, hot air balloons will be some of the highlights of this year’s Natchez Ballon Festival. Now in its 36th year, this year’s three-day event will run Friday through Sunday, October 15-17, on the grounds of the historic RosalieRead More →

Woman accused of murderous pursuit will stay behind… 1 hour ago Atrisco Heritage is organizing a food drive for Ukrainians… 2 hours ago Shooting in Albuquerque Foothills leaves 2 dead,… 9 hours ago The balloon museum pays tribute to women in hot air balloons 9 hours ago Experienced Albuquerque educatorsRead More →

NATCHEZ – Natchez is now one weekend away from the Natchez Balloon Festival, which is due to take place from Friday October 15 to Sunday October 17. Merchandise, including this year’s winning balloon t-shirt and poster by artist Debora Novarini, is on sale now at the Natchez Historical Foundation, locatedRead More →

One of the most influential new voices in blues music will headline the 2021 Natchez Balloon Festival. Festival organizers have released a list of artists and bands who will entertain crowds at the festival site overlooking the Mississippi River on the grounds of the historic house, Rosalie. Christone “Kingfish” IngramRead More →