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1974 Press Photo Hot Air Balloon by Swiss aeronauts Kurt Ruenzi & Ernst Amman

$12.33
AdID: 4330194

Availability: In stock

Part Number: not00612

Height: 8

Width: 9.25

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Details

This is an original press photo. Chur, Switzerland--Record Flight--Hot air balloon manned Swiss aeronauts Kurt Ruenzi and Ernst Amman passed close to Glarner Massiv of central Switzerland at an altitude of 10,000 feet--the first Alpine crossing by such a craft. The two pilots took off last week from Mollis in northeastern Switzerland and came down three and one half hours later at Mesocco, some 61 miles away on the southern Alpine slopes. The aeronauts claimed a hot air altitude record of 17,716 feet. Photo measures 9.25 x 8 inches. Photo is dated 05-29-1974.

Specifications

Listed By Dealer or Reseller
Date of Creation 1974
Size Medium (Up to 10)
Photo Dimensions (in.) 9.25 x 8
SKU not00612