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Great Britain try to surpass the Nasa altitude primate for balloons
London, England - The record was established in 1961 from Usa
Great Britain will attempt to beat the Nasa altitude record of 34.668 meters established in 1961. To do this, a mega-balloon, bigger more than 400 times of a normal aerostat, will fly in Great Britain skies, with two air temeraries on board: Mr. Andy Elson, who holds the record of no scale, no refuelling fly, and Mr. Colin Prescot, businessman who had coordinated the fly-takes of last eight James...
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