First Around the World
For balloonists Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones, the end of one journey marked the beginning of another.
- By Linda Shiner
- AirSpaceMag.com, September 17, 2009
Courtesy Brian Jones
At a hot-air balloon festival in Bristol, England, Brian Jones recently piloted a hot-air replica of the Breitling Orbiter 3. Bristol was one stop on a world tour of 11 countries to support the cause of the Winds of Hope foundation.