On the Wind 21 x 15
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After a successful launch, this colorful balloon is gaining height using the heat from a gas burner until it reaches the desired elevation for its flight. Now free of the ground it will float along with the wind currents over the countryside; until it lands. The landing is usually a guessing game; as it is difficult to pre plan how the air currents will alter even the best of flight plans. But it is a return to the earliest days of manned flight, and it works with the natural environment to provide pleasure and an education for those who travel this way.