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aloft! at the albuquerque international balloon fiesta


V.20 No.39 | 9/29/2011

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Ballooney Tomes

New works inflate the fiesta

Park Van Tassell and Sid Cutter aren’t household names to most of us. But to the ballooning community they ring bells like, say, DiMaggio and Jordan. With the 40th Albuquerque International Balloon Festival on the horizon, two books tell how these figures helped develop ballooning in the Duke Cityalong with insider views into the mechanics, history and evolution of this wildly popular event.

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