Posts Tagged ‘hot air balloon’

Getting ready to take off in a paint chip hot air balloon

Getting ready to take off in a paint chip hot air balloon.

Hitting the open sky 

Hitting the open sky in a paint chip hot air balloon.

Source: via Sherwin-Williams on Pinterest

I think this is very creative! This is not a review for Sherwin Williams and I did not receive any product for this post. 

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This is tough to see. It just shows the dangers of attending these events.

Amazing photo below shows great detail at the moment of impact…

The pilot at low level had no control over his aircraft. 

It narrowly misses a crowd gathered for the air show and slams into four buildings.

One can only imagine the horror of the occupants inside those buildings.



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Flying, by one method or another, has been a Big part of my life. A hot air balloon is my favorite way to fly by far. There are really no words for the Big feeling of joy it brings me.

It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill. -Wilbur Wright

The balloon seems to stand still in the air while the earth flies past underneath. -Alberto Santos Dumont

Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon. -Winnie the Pooh

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But the path of the righteous is like the light of dawn, which shines brighter and brighter until full day

Proverbs 4:18 ESV

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An early morning autumn flight in my Aerostar RX8 hot air balloon.

Delicious Autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.

-George Eliot

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My balloon, in our front yard near the road, was conspicuous and a bit of a traffic stopper.  Dad & kids were my crew.

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