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Some of our most recent balloon rides with pictures and flight data.

Balloon Flight

Posted by on 11-11-15 in Previous Balloon Rides | 0 comments

Balloon Flight

We flew from Briar Hill Park. We flew over East Jefferson county.  We landed in the Parklands (Beckley Creek Park). Please click on the “Read More” tab (bottom right) to see more information about this flight including pictures and flight profile map. Here is the flight data: Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Click here to see the flight map of the...

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Balloon Flight

Posted by on 11-11-15 in Previous Balloon Rides | 0 comments

Balloon Flight

We lifted off from Hunt Country Estates Subdivision in southeast Jefferson County. We flew over East Jefferson county.  There was great “steering” for this flight.  Click on the flight map to see the big turn we took at 2,000 feet.  We landed in Notting Hill Subdivision in Eastern Jefferson County.. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Here is the flight data: Click here to see the flight map of the ride. View 11/01/2014 16:29pm in a larger...

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Balloon Ride

Posted by on 10-10-15 in Previous Balloon Rides | 0 comments

Balloon Ride

We flew from Long Run Park. We had two balloons out for a beautiful flight.  This was the first flight for Laura Beazly in two years.  Our landing was in a very friendly back yard in the Polo Fields Subdivision. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Here is the flight data: Click here to see the flight map of the ride. View 10/30/2014 16:29pm in a larger...

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Balloon Ride

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Balloon Ride

We launched from Shelbyville, KY.  We had two balloons out for a beautiful flight.  We had a successful engagement proposal during the flight.  Congratulations!.  Our landing was in a large farm field near Taylorsville, KY. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Here is the flight data: Click here to see the flight map of the ride. View 10/25/2014 in a larger...

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Balloon Ride

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Balloon Ride

We flew from LaGrange Road. Seven balloons joined us for a sunny flight over East Jefferson county.  We landed in the Parklands of Floyds Fork Park.. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Here is the flight data: Click here to see the flight map of the ride.  

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Balloon Wedding Flight

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Balloon Wedding Flight

We flew from Centerfield Elementary School.  The wedding ceremony was performed at 2,000 feet above the skies of eastern Jefferson County.  We landed in Hidden Creek Subdivision.  Family and friends followed along to help celebrate this happy occasion.  Congratulations! Please click on the “Read More” tab (bottom right) to see more information about this flight including pictures and flight profile map. Here is the flight data: Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Click here to see the flight map of the...

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Balloon Flight

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Balloon Flight

We flew from Hochstrasser Lane in southeastern Jefferson County. We flew over Simpsonville on our way to north Shelby County.  We landed on a beautiful farm on Hannah Road. Please click on the “Read More” tab (bottom right) to see more information about this flight including pictures and flight profile map. Here is the flight data: Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Click here to see the flight map of the...

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Balloon Ride

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Balloon Ride

We flew from the Brown farm on Billtown Road. We flew over Jeffersontown.  We landed in the Bluegrass Industrial Park (very close to Papa Johns headquarters). Please click on the “Read More” tab (bottom right) to see more information about this flight including pictures and flight profile map. Here is the flight data: Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Click here to see the flight map of the...

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Wedding Flight

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Wedding Flight

We flew from Long Run Park in Eastern Jefferson County. We flew over East Jefferson county along with six other balloons.  We landed in a very friendly back yard off Conner Station Road. Please click on the “Read More” tab (bottom right) to see more information about this flight including pictures and flight profile map. Here is the flight data: Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Click here to see the flight map of the...

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Balloon Ride

Posted by on 10-10-15 in Previous Balloon Rides | 0 comments

Balloon Ride

We flew from Charlie Vettiner Park. We flew over Jeffersontown and Middletown on our way to a great landing spot.  We landed in the Parklands of Floyds Fork. Please click on the “Read More” tab (bottom right) to see more information about this flight including pictures and flight profile map. Here is the flight data: Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook. Click here to see the flight map of the...

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Balloon Flight

Posted by on 11-11-14 in Previous Balloon Rides | 0 comments

Balloon Flight

We flew from a school on Biltown Road. We had beautiful blue skies. We flew over East Jefferson county.  We landed in Lake Forrest Subdivision on the edge of the golf course. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B2DY-AJBKD8TM3M4VXpzMkpfdWM/edit?usp=drivesdk View 11/09/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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10-12-2013 Balloon Ride

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10-12-2013 Balloon Ride

We flew from Charlie Vettiner Park in Jeffersontown. We had beautiful high thin clouds for the entire flight. We flew over East Jefferson including the Black Acre Nature Preserve, Middletown and Anchorage. There were three other balloons up in the air with us. We on Plantside drive in the newest section of the Bluegrass Industrial Park. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 10/12/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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10-11-2013 Balloon Flight

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10-11-2013 Balloon Flight

We flew from (John Floyds Fields) formerly Floyds Fork Park. We had beautiful blue skies with visibility of at least 25 miles. There were a total of three balloons in the air this afternoon. We flew over East Jefferson and the Floyds Fork Creek area. Our chase crew was right there to catch the basket as we touched down on English Station Road. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 10/11/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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10-10-2013 Tether at the Water Tower

Posted by on 10-10-13 in Previous Balloon Rides | 0 comments

10-10-2013 Tether at the Water Tower

We had two balloons at the Water Tower for a tether during the best of Louisville Magazine celebration. Restaurants and vendors from all over the Louisville area were there for the celebration. We had the Dallas Jewelers balloons on the front lawn. One is a normal size (three passenger) balloon, the other is a single seat “hopper” style balloon. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.    

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09-30-2013 Balloon Ride

Posted by on 9-09-13 in Previous Balloon Rides | 0 comments

09-30-2013 Balloon Ride

We flew from the Watson back yard off Chenoweth Run Road. We flew northeast and headed across The Black Acre Nature Preserve in Jeffersontown. We flew directly over the cloverleaf at I-64 & The Gene Snyder Freeway. We landed just off Old Henry Road. After the flight we celebrated with the traditional champagne toast, as well as with “Redneck Mimosas” (champagne & Orange Crush). It was a great day to fly. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 09/30/2013...

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09-28-2013 Hot Air Balloon Flight

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09-28-2013 Hot Air Balloon Flight

We flew from a backyard on Chenoweth Run Road. We had five balloons up with us tonight. Stephen Bennett flew on his first solo flight as a pilot. We had beautiful blue skies and 20+ miles visibility. We flew over East Jefferson County and landed on Collins Lane at Chamberlin Lane (just South of the Ford Truck Plant). Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 09/27/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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09-27-2013 Balloon Ride

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09-27-2013 Balloon Ride

We flew from the Bill Smith property off Pounds Lane. We flew west and headed for the newest Park in the area. We landed in John Floyds Fields (formerly Floyds Fork Park). This is part of the Parklands of Floyds Fork. It was a calm and peaceful day to fly. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 09/27/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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09-24-2013 Balloon Flight

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09-24-2013 Balloon Flight

We flew from Simpsonville and headed west. After launch we flew over the Cardinal Club Golf Course. The landing was in Bridgemoore Subdivision off Long Run Road. We landed in a large side yard, just past a small pond. The clouds were so cool during the flight. The filtered sunshine made for some great pictures. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 09/24/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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09-22-2013 Balloon Ride

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09-22-2013 Balloon Ride

We flew from Simpsonville Elementary School and landed in a beautiful yard on Henry Smith Road. We went directly over the site for the new outlet mall that is under construction at the Simpsonville Exit. There were five balloons flying on this beautiful evening. It was a great day for photographs! Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 09/15/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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09-15-2013 Balloon Flight

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09-15-2013 Balloon Flight

We flew from Chenoweth Run Road (near Charlie Vettiner Park), and landed on Aiken Road about 2 miles north of Long Run Park. We saw many deer and other wildlife on our 12.5 mile flight. The crew was there to catch us as we touched down. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 09/15/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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09-14-2013 Hot Air Balloon Flight

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09-14-2013 Hot Air Balloon Flight

We flew from Simpsonville, KY. They were having a town celebration. We took off in the center of the festival surrounded by kids cheering us on. The landing was in the newest section of the Parklands of Floyds Fork. We landed near the Brown Foreman bridge. It was a sunny and warm day. Great day to be in the air! Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 09/14/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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09-06-2013 Balloon Glow

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09-06-2013 Balloon Glow

We had 24 balloons out for a calm summer evening. This was the grand opening of the Parklands of Floyds Fork newest park area. The balloons glowed for over an hour on the “Egg Lawn” just south of I-64. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.    

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09-05-2013 Balloon Ride

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09-05-2013 Balloon Ride

We had two balloons out for a flight on this sunny evening. We flew from The North side of Beckley Creek Park (formerly Miles Park), and landed in Fisherville, KY. Pilot Bill Smith flew his “Aero Force One” red, white, and Blue balloon with the happy couple. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.    

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08-25-2013 Balloon Ride

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08-25-2013 Balloon Ride

We flew from Notting Hill Subdivision (on U. S. 60), and landed in The Polo Fields Subdivision. It was a sunny warm day. We had four balloons in the air that all flew from the same location. Long time crew member Wayne Gerding went up for a flight this evening. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 08/25/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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08-16-2013 Balloon Flight

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08-16-2013 Balloon Flight

We flew from the Shelbyville Industrial Park, and landed on Wilsonville Road (near Highway 155). It was a overcast day, but the visibility was at least 20 miles. Derek Browning also came out to fly. Crew member Kellea Goodwin went up for her first flight this evening. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 08/16/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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08-14-2013 Balloon Flight

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08-14-2013 Balloon Flight

We flew from Simpsonville Elementary School in Shelby County and landed on Dry Ridge Road. Don Smith flew along side for most of the flight. We landed just in time to see a beautiful sunset. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 08/04/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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08-11-2013 Balloon Ride

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08-11-2013 Balloon Ride

We flew from Spoakane Way in Ten Broeck Subdivision, and landed on Johnson Road Farms in Eastwood. Stuart Crawford in the Norton Hospital balloon flew along side for most of the flight. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 08/11/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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08-04-2013 Hot Air Balloon Flight

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08-04-2013 Hot Air Balloon Flight

We flew from Deer Ridge Court (in Todds Point), and landed in Hunt Country Estates Subdivision (on Highway 155). There were two other balloons up for a flight on this beautiful afternoon. We had a group of twelve passengers from Texas up this afternoon. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 08/04/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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08-02-2013 Hot Air Balloon Ride

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08-02-2013 Hot Air Balloon Ride

We flew from Chenoweth Run Road (near Charlie Vettiner Park), and landed in front of a beautiful home on Beckley Station Road. There were four other balloons up for a flight on this peaceful afternoon. Crew member Jonathan Shirley was up for his first flight. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 08/02/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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08-01-2013 Balloon Flight

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08-01-2013 Balloon Flight

We flew from Briar Hill Park in Oldham County, and landed in a front yard in Eastwood, KY on Rockcrest Way. Dallas Beall flew his “Sky Charriot” solo balloon, and Kevin Toby also flew along side of us. It was a picture perfect day for a flight. Click here for a link to more pictures on Facebook.     Here is the flight data: View 08/01/2013 16:29pm in a larger...

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