Latest Ballooning Stories

Google’s Project Loon To Begin Testing In California
2013-08-20 17:25:47

Google announced this week that it is ready to openly test Project Loon, its high-flying Internet service, in California, where research flights could take place around Central Valley.

2013-08-06 23:04:21

The RE/MAX Hot Air Balloon helps lift off the new school year when it visits Grove Junior High School, 777 W. Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove Village, Ill., on Aug. 23.

2013-07-12 23:24:49

Middletown’s Ohio Challenge Balloon Festival is July 12th - 14th, and is set to include several performances by the Team Fastrax skydivers.

2013-07-12 23:18:36

Middletown’s 11th annual Balloon Festival, the Ohio Challenge, is this weekend, July 12th - 14th.

Google Unveils Project Loon: Internet Access From Above
2013-06-16 05:27:59

On Friday, Google announced an ambitious plan to provide true worldwide internet access by using a network of balloons.

2013-06-06 23:29:16

The RE/MAX Hot Air Balloon will pay a June 11 visit to the Ella Flagg Young Elementary School, 1434 N.

2013-05-27 23:00:22

On June 3, 360 students at Rock Cut Elementary School, 7944 Forest Hills Road, Loves Park, Ill., will learn about various aspects of ballooning, including its history and the scientific principles

2013-05-21 23:02:57

The RE/MAX Hot Air Balloon will pay a May 30 visit to the Jonathan Y. Scammon Elementary School, 4201 W.

2013-05-18 23:14:06

The RE/MAX Hot Air Balloon will pay a May 24 visit to Harrison Elementary School, 6809 McCullom Lake Road, Wonder Lake, Ill., where the balloon crew will present an interactive educational program

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