Balloon Launch Site

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Ashton Court's Balloon Launch site had a busy ballooning day on Thursday the 19th. Three of Campbell's balloon vans passed me at about 6am as I walked up to Ashton Court, 3 or 4 other balloons too. Like me making the most of a gap in the bad weather.

I had actually gone up there to get a photo of a large bird of of prey by the fattest oak in Ashton Court but nothing there.


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Test inflation by Campbell. Presumably bound for Australia but seen here first!

Not too different from the classic hot air balloon shape, this one just about could be classed as a special shape.

Netherlands bound special shape another test inflation by Campbell.
Tethered Cloudhopper
Cloudhopper, probably getting ready for the August Balloon Fiesta.
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