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(Carolyn Russo, NASM)

First Around the World

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

After the Fact

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(Courtesy Brian Jones)

Nine years later, Breitling Snyder poses with the Orbiter gondola in the National Air and Space Museum. The Snyders have been in touch with the pilots over the years, as Breitling has grown up.

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