Hot Air Balloon

Dad Lands Hot Air Balloon In School Field, Is The Coolest Parent Around

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.01.2016 | UK Parents

A dad surprised his two daughters before their morning lessons by landing his hot air balloon near their school. Adrian Brown, 47, landed in Bassi...

Planet Appetite: The Sky's the Limit in Vilnius, Lithuania

Rupert Parker | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Around two and half hours from London, on a direct flight, Vilnius, capital of Lithuania, is good value, and there's lot's to do, including flying a hot air balloon over the city.

Hot Air Balloon Comes Down In The Middle Of Street

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK

A hot air balloon had to make an emergency landing in a busy street causing mayhem - but the pilot said it was the safest option. Matt Rate said ci...

Hot Air Balloon Strikes Power Lines

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A hot air balloon has crashed to the ground after striking power lines, injuring the two men on board. The accident happened at the annual Albuquerque...

WATCH: 'I cannot believe this has happened again. They promised to tighten safety procedures'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK

WARNING: this video contains footage of the balloon crash that some viewers may find distressing Three Britons are among 19 tourists who were kille...

The Dangerous History Of The Tourists' Balloon Trip

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK

Hot air balloon flights over the Valley of the Kings in Egypt were given a major safety overhaul nearly four years ago after a series of accidents. ...

British Tourists Killed In Hot Air Balloon Crash In Luxor, Egypt

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.04.2013 | UK

Three Britons are believed to be among 19 tourists killed in a hot air balloon crash near the Egyptian city of Luxor. The balloon caught fire and e...

Pictures Of The Day: 26th February 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

Planet Appetite: Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

Rupert Parker | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

In the evening, after dark, there's what's known as the Nightglow. They inflate around 30 balloons and then fire them up in time to the music. Imagine a real-life Pinball machine and you'll get the idea.

Labour Of Love: Farmer Creates Heart-Shaped Meadow Tribute To Late Wife (PICTURES)

SWNS | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK

Loving: Winston Howes created this heart-shaped tribute after the death of his wife A devoted husband spent years creating this touching heart-sha...

Hot Air Balloon Narrowly Avoids Catastrophe

PA | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK

Ten people had a lucky escape today when their hot air balloon crashed on to power lines. North Yorkshire Police said the incident happened at abou...

Flights Disrupted After Hot Air Balloon Strays Into Gatwick Airspace

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK

Gatwick Airport was temporarily closed this morning after a hot air balloon strayed into its airspace. Incoming planes were unaffected by the inci...

Hot Air Balloonists Freed After Being Trapped In High Voltage Power Lines

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

Three people were trapped in a hot air balloon for five hours after their basket crashed into power lines in Northamptonshire, leaving them suspended ...

Here Comes The Bride, Duck! (VIDEO, PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

A Romanian model from Bucharest has officially set the Guinness World Record for the longest bridal train, measuring a phenomenal three kilometres (1....