G-TBET

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Just like any aircraft, a hot air balloon has to have a registration number so that it can be identified. We have been very lucky to secure a special registration for the Tibet Balloon. The balloon will be based and operated … Continued

Bristol bound

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We have just received confirmation that the Tibet Balloon will be making its first visit to the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta which takes place from 6th – 9th August 2015. The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is Europe’s biggest annual hot … Continued

All sewn up

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Following on from our earlier post, people have been asking how a hot air balloon is constructed. The fabric part of the balloon is called the envelope. The envelope is, in simple terms, a very strong spider’s web. This is … Continued

Balloon on order

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We have some fantastic news… Thanks to the generous support of a special group of people who shared our vision we are delighted to announce that the Tibet Balloon has been ordered and is now being built! The balloon will … Continued