Aeronaut News

The Official Test Inflation in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Introducing the ALL NEW Columbus Aeronauts Hot Air Balloon

2016 November 27
With production of the balloon all completed. The next step was for the balloon manufacturer Cameron Balloons US, to test inflate our new Columbus Aeronauts promotional and passenger ride hot air balloon. The official test inflation took place at CAMERON BALLOON US in Ann Arbor, Michigan on 11.22.2016  

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PRODUCTION PHOTOS of the New COLUMBUS AERONAUTS Hot Air Balloon

2016 November 21
After 17 weeks of production for our new Columbus Aeronauts hot air balloon. It is almost ready for delivery from Cameron Balloons in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Here are a few photos from the balloon's production over the past few months, showing the step by step process. PHASE 1: Cutting the Special Balloon Material and construction of the Passenger Basket PHASE 2: Stitching together all of the different cuts to construct the Custom designed balloon. The Passenger Basket is beginning to take shape as well.    PHASE 3: FINISHING TOUCHES on BALLOON and BASKET NEXT PHASE: THE TEST HOT AIR INFLATION.  

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The ALL NEW Columbus Aeronauts Hot Air Balloon - Coming Soon !!!

2016 August 10
The ALL NEW Columbus Aeronauts hot air balloon is currently under construction and is expected to be ready for it inaugural flight in Fall of 2016. This 105,000 cubic foot hot air balloon is being constructed by CAMERON BALLOONS, who is one of, if not the premier first class hot air balloon manufacturers in the World. The newly constructed and certified hot air balloon will be able carry 3 passengers plus the pilot on warm days, and possibly 4 passengers plus a pilot on a cool morning or on a nice cool Fall or early Spring day. With the special silver material we are using and with the unique sharp design. The new Columbus Aeronuats balloon is bound to stand out in and around the skies of Central Ohio.

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