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First Around the World

For balloonists Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones, the end of one journey marked the beginning of another.

Winds of Hope

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(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.

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