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  • 145-year-old letter, delivered by balloon, turns up in Australia

    SYDNEY: A letter from a man to his mother flown out of Paris by hot air balloon during the Prussian siege in 1870 has turned up in Australia’s National Archives, which said on Tuesday it was keen to discover the family’s fate...

    Balloon mail was the only way communications from Paris could reach the rest of France, with dozens of flights made, mostly at night, and hundreds of thousands of letters delivered...

  • Russian balloon more than halfway to circumnavigating globe

    CANBERRA: A 65-year-old Russian adventurer was battling sleep deprivation, freezing temperatures and ice in his oxygen mask but was ahead of schedule for his record attempt to fly solo in a balloon around the world nonstop, his son said on Wednesday...

    8 metres wide suspended from a 56-metre-tall helium and hot-air balloon...

  • Russian breaks round-the-world hot air balloon record: crew

    SYDNEY: Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov has broken the record for the fastest round-the-world flight in a hot air balloon, his crew said Saturday, surviving a gruelling endurance test of storms and freezing temperatures...

    His journey, taking just over 11 days, is faster than the record set by the late American adventurer Steve Fossett who in 2002 became the first person to fly solo around the world in a balloon in a feat which...

  • At least 16 feared dead in fiery Texas hot air balloon crash

    AUSTIN: At least 16 people were feared dead when a hot air balloon caught fire and crashed in a pasture near the central Texas city of Lockhart on Saturday, according to federal and local authorities...

    The sheriff's office said it was working to determine the identities of those aboard the balloon...

  • Hot-air balloon crash in Texas leaves 16 dead

    WASHINGTON: Up to 16 people are feared dead after a large hot-air balloon caught fire and crashed in central Texas on Saturday, officials said...

    The accident occurred shortly after 7:40am, when the balloon crashed into a field near Lockhart, around 50 miles south of Austin, Lynn Lunsford of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said in a statement...

  • Balloon poking fun at Mayor Sadiq Khan flies over London

    LONDON: Protesters seeking to oust London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Saturday launched a giant balloon over Parliament Square depicting him dressed in a yellow bikini...

    It was meant as a rebuke to Khan, who backed protesters’ right to launch a giant balloon depicting US President Donald Trump as an angry baby during his July visit to Britain...

  • Rossi wins Grand Prix of Argentina

    TERMAS HONDO: Valentino Rossi survived a late battle with defending world champion Marc Marquez, who crashed with two laps to go, before the Italian icon went on to win a dramatic Grand Prix of Argentina on Sunday...

  • Vettel wins Hungarian Grand Prix in Ferrari one-two

    BUDAPEST: Sebastian Vettel overcame technical difficulties to win a tense Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday in a Ferrari one-two that stretched his championship lead to 14 points heading into the summer break after Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton sportingly surrendered third place to his team-mate...

    Vettel, who started the day just a point ahead of Hamilton, increased his lead by another 13 after 11 of this year’s 20 races as the circus...

  • Hamilton wins British Grand Prix to narrow Rosberg lead

    SILVERSTONE: Defe­nding Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton won his home British Grand Prix for the third year in a row on Sunday with Mercedes team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg finishing second but under a stewards’ investigation...

    ”In a reversal of the scenes at Spielberg following last Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix, where Hamilton and Rosberg collided on the final lap, Rosberg was booed by fans during the podium ceremony at...

  • Alonso to miss Bahrain Grand Prix on medical grounds

    MANAMA: Fernando Alonso will not take part in this weekend’s Grand Prix in Bahrain for medical reasons following his dramatic, death-defying crash at the Australian GP...

    “Following a decision by the FIA doctors, Fernando Alonso will not be participating in this weekend’s 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix,” Alonso’s McLaren team said in a statement...

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