October 11, 1925 – February 5, 2016
A celebration of Ren’s life will be held on Saturday, March 5. Visitation from 2:00 – 2:45 PM; Service at 3:00PM.
It will be held at the Goodyear Heights Baptist Church, 1767 Goodyear Blvd, Akron OH 44305
Read about Ren’s life in the world of L-T-A here.
Read Ren’s obituary here.
Source: Sputnik International – sputniknews.com
Russian hot air balloon pilots Fedor Konyukhov and Ivan Menyaylo set a new world record for a hot air balloon flight when they touched down on Monday after more than 33 hours in the air.
Source: Owls Head Transportation Museum – owlshead.org
Saturday, Jan 30, 2016 1:00 pm
Education program by author Charles Jacobs, author of Ausfalls: LZ 129 “Hindenburg” May Day Flight 1937.
Owls Head Transportation Museum
117 Museum Street
Owls Head, Maine
Source: The Seattle Times – seattletimes.com
It has been a year since two pilots from the U.S. and Russia lifted off from Japan with the aim of flying farther and longer in their gas balloon than anyone in history.
They did it, and a documentary about their record-breaking flight across the Pacific Ocean will premiere Feb. 6 in Albuquerque.