We have experienced some spectacular flights and high adventures! Many of them have been written about over the years. You can click any of the photos for the complete story. Please enjoy:
In January 2015, Troy and Leonid Tiukhtyaev traversed the world's greatest ocean - the Pacific. They broke the distance and duration records for gas balloons by traveling nearly 6,700 miles and staying aloft of over 160 non-stop hours!
In 1992, Troy along with co-pilot Richard Abruzzo made the first U.S. to Africa balloon flight. Staying aloft for six days they set an absolute world duration record for balloons.
Flying an ultralight: Bobby's first solo on June 4, 2011
Soloing at age 9, in Bobby's own words.
In 1986, Troy Bradley and Whit Landvater organized a group of 20 balloons to ascend to 24,000 feet.
Helicopter rescue in the Canadian wilderness.
Colorado to Wisconson without a working valve!
Two nights, one balloon, 1000 alligators!
The longest standing aviation record broken!
Flying Carl's chair over the Pennsylvania countryside
Imagine leaving the bonds of earth in your house.
18,000 feet in a trash can
Records in a tiny hybrid (Rozier) balloon
Flying over the unique rock formations, stunning valleys, and ancient cliff dwellings of Cappadocia, Turkey
103 miles per hour in a balloon