At this moment 2 balloons are ready to cross the Alps. From Bitterfeld in Germany a tight north wind brings the balloons direction Italy. Intention is to start between 00:00 Hr and 01:00 Hr. On board of the first, D-OWBA, Tomas Hora and Dominique Hageney. Pilot in second balloon is Ferald Stürlinger (D-OSTZ)
You can follow the flight online. For the track you go to D-OWBA or D-OSTZ
For direct news and photographs from the basket blog gas balloon flight
Full story follows on this site after the flight.