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Getting Married On the Fly

Source: Air & Space/Smithsonian – By Rebecca Maksel Couples who wed in balloons and airplanes. On July 4, 1883, Walter Davis and Rose Kennedy stepped into the basket of a hot air balloon and, after ascending 50 feet, were … Continue reading

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Lifelong love affair with ballooning keeps paraplegic’s spirits flying high

Source: Las Vegas Sun – By Brian Nordli Michael Glen is happiest when he’s in his red chair, floating thousands of feet in the air and looking down at the world shrinking beneath his feet.

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