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Greatest mass hot air balloon ascent

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  • Who: Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Inc.

  • What: Greatest mass hot air balloon ascent

  • Where: United States

The greatest mass ascent of hot air balloons involved 345 balloons which were launched at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, on 1 October 2011.

The balloons were launched within a one hour time frame as required by the guidelines.


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