Balloon Launch

The largest hot-air balloon gathering in the world,, Chambley, France

Lorraine Mondial Air Ballons 2009 - Chambley Panoramique Panorama

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The largest mass ascent of hot air balloons took place recently at the biennial Lorraine Mondial Air Ballons rally in Chambley, France. Pilots from around the world lifted off in 329 balloons on 26 July. Were you there? Then join the Biennale Mondiale de l’Aérostation group and add something to the pool!

Photos and video from gbatistini, mortimer?, daniel guffanti and normandie2005.