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NWBAC
Promoting Hot Air Ballooning in Lancashire, Cumbria, North Wales, Cheshire, Derbyshire and Yorkshire
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NWBAC 16h
The film Balloon will be on tv this Sunday at 10pm on BBC 4 in the UK.
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NWBAC Nov 20
Happy Montgolfier Day Joseph-Michel & Jacques-Étienne Montgolfier were paper manufacturers from Annonay, France who invented the Montgolfière hot air balloon, globe aérostatique. They launched the first piloted ascent in 1783
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NWBAC Nov 20
For anyone using Amazon for shopping, look at the details below and support Mountain Rescue
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Balloon Museum Nov 20
in 1933 & US Navy Lt Commander Thomas Settle with Marine Reservist Chester Fordney became the 1st Americans to reach, enter & remain for any period of time in a space equivalent environment. Learn about this World Record Flight at
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NWBAC Nov 12
It is such a good photo!
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Flyer Nov 10
The UK CAA’s Head of Medical Policy, Dr Stuart Mitchell, has said that pilots applying for a Class 2 or LAPL medical examination during November’s lockdown may be breaching Government regulations.
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NWBAC Nov 8
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NWBAC Nov 5
Congratulations,! Fully deserved.
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NWBAC Nov 5
Replying to @CazzSD @chesterzoo
Ordered!
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NWBAC Nov 5
Replying to @WjrWendy @simonaskey
He would keep reduce the weight that much it would blow away in a slight breeze!
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National Farmers' Union Oct 31
We're always told to never leave a flame unattended, so why send one soaring into the sky where it can land and spread anywhere? Please don't put British food, farming and animals at risk this Halloween. Don't use sky lanterns.
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NWBAC Oct 31
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BWPA Oct 27
📣On the Beech Part 2 Tomorrow 19:00-20:00 BWPA member Allie Dunnington will be sharing stories about flying a 1952 Beech 18 from Canada to Cuba with her husband Phil, and flying their along the way. For the event details ➡️
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NWBAC Oct 18
Morning flight in a hopper from Salmesbury
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NWBAC Oct 17
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Denlo Photography Oct 16
Our Hot Air Balloon last night in Trim lit up pink and blue to remember the little ones who passed too soon.
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NWBAC Oct 17
If you use moving maps in flight please do the survey, as it will help make authorities aware that balloons use moving maps.
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Richard Coles Oct 7
It is the 150th anniversary of lefty-lawyer Léon Gambetta’s escape in the hot air balloon Armand-Barbès from Paris during the Prussian siege.
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Wendy Rousell Oct 11
A lovely morning for a short flight around . Thank you for allowing us
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NWBAC Oct 2
Love this, what a stunning location! Love flying in Austria
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