The History of the Hot Air Balloon!

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Timeline model! Bartholomeu de Gusmao Portuguese Jesuit pater built the first hot air balloon model
Timeline un-manned balloon flight a hydrogen balloon built by Jaçques A. C. Charles flew 15 feet with no one inside. it was called the Globe
Timeline a duck, sheep and a rooster?!? a scientist named Pilatre De Rozier,launched 'Aerostat Reveillon'. it was the first hot air carried a sheep, a duck, and a rooster and floated for 15 min and then crashed.
Timeline the birth of hot air ballooning Joseph and Etienne Montgolfier rode the first baloon that aloud passangers. they were on it in the air for 20 min.
Timeline Flight of Balloon James Satler flew and designed the first British balloon.
Timeline Pilatre de Rozier Pilatre de Rozier, was the world's first balloonist. he died when his balloon exploded while attempting to cross the english channel.
Timeline English Channel Flight A French balloonist, Jean Pierre Blanchard, and his co pilot, John Jefferies were the first historians to fly across the English Channel in a gas balloon. They were carrying the first airmail.
Timeline north american flight! Jean Pierre Blanchardflew the first balloon in north america. president George Washington was able to see this piece of history.
Timeline 52,498 feet!! Auguste Piccard made the first flight in a hot air balloon to reach the stratosphere. he set a new record of 52,498 feet.
Timeline helpless for 10 min an 11 year old boy Danny Nowellgot his hand caught by a hot air balloon and was in the air for 10 min.
Timeline flight over the alps a british man named Donald A. Cameron flew the first hot air baloon across the Alps.
Timeline death of a strong woman the first U.S. techer and first U.S. woman balloon pilot died. her name was Jeannette Ridlon Piccard
Timeline flight over the Atlantic Richard Branson and per Lindstand were the first travleres to fly over the Atlantic ocean in a hot air balloon
Timeline 4th attempt Steve Fossett made the 4th attempt to go around the world in a balloom
Timeline south atlantic! Steve Fossett made the first flight to cross the south atlantic in a hot air ballloon
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Hot Air Balloon History