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National Balloon Museum         
  • The National Balloon Museum in 2009
MUSEUM IN INDIANOLA, IOWA, UNITED STATES
The National Balloon Museum is a non-profit museum in Indianola, Iowa. It was founded in 1975 in short term locations, later gaining a permanent location in 1988.
balloonist         
  • Lana's aeronautic machine
  • Hot air balloon taking off
  • Balloon landing in Mashgh square, [[Iran]] ([[Persia]]), at the time of Nasser al-Din Shah Qajar, around 1850.
  • Brian Jones]] achieved the first non-stop balloon [[circumnavigation]] in ''[[Breitling Orbiter 3]]''.
  • Gas balloons at the [[Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta]]
  • Hot air balloons, San Diego
  • A model of the [[Montgolfier brothers]] balloon at the [[London Science Museum]]
  • [[Bartolomeu de Gusmão]]'s prototype airship ''Passarola'' devised 1709.
  • A modern Kongming Lantern
  • Close-up view of an American major in the basket of an [[observation balloon]] flying over territory near front lines during World War I.
UNPOWERED AEROSTAT
Balloonist; Charlière; Balloon flight; Balloonists; Gondola (balloon); Balloon gondola; Balloon (aircraft); Balloon ascent
(balloonists)
A balloonist is a person who flies a hot-air balloon.
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Balloon (aeronautics)         
  • Lana's aeronautic machine
  • Hot air balloon taking off
  • Balloon landing in Mashgh square, [[Iran]] ([[Persia]]), at the time of Nasser al-Din Shah Qajar, around 1850.
  • Brian Jones]] achieved the first non-stop balloon [[circumnavigation]] in ''[[Breitling Orbiter 3]]''.
  • Gas balloons at the [[Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta]]
  • Hot air balloons, San Diego
  • A model of the [[Montgolfier brothers]] balloon at the [[London Science Museum]]
  • [[Bartolomeu de Gusmão]]'s prototype airship ''Passarola'' devised 1709.
  • A modern Kongming Lantern
  • Close-up view of an American major in the basket of an [[observation balloon]] flying over territory near front lines during World War I.
UNPOWERED AEROSTAT
Balloonist; Charlière; Balloon flight; Balloonists; Gondola (balloon); Balloon gondola; Balloon (aircraft); Balloon ascent
In aeronautics, a balloon is an unpowered aerostat, which remains aloft or floats due to its buoyancy. A balloon may be free, moving with the wind, or tethered to a fixed point.