Topic: Russian breaks world hot air balloon record
Posts: 58 From: Norway Registered: Jan 2014
posted 07-24-2016 10:18 AM
Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov breaks world hot air balloon record, lands safety in Western Australia.
Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov has broken the record for the fastest circumnavigation of the Earth in a hot air balloon in just over 11 days, landing safely in WA's Wheatbelt.
Posts: 122 From: Perth, Western Australia Registered: Apr 2015
posted 07-25-2016 09:37 AM
I followed this flight online to track the progress with interest, to circumnavigate the globe relying on the wind and weather and overlying his departure point at the end of this trek was amazing to see. It's great to see that the adventurous spirit is still alive.