Posts tagged "hot air balloon accident"

Fatal Balloon Crash: Pilot Had a History of DUI

Shortly after moving to Morgantown, WV, I had the opportunity to attend one of the first Mountaineer Balloon Festivals at Hart Field. Do you remember the glory days of the festival when at least 50 balloons would launch and sail over Westover and Sabraton? Every year since, I have dreamed of going up in one myself. What I didn't know until recently is that the FAA oversight for balloon pilots [...]

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