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Lewiston Auburn Sunday Night & Monday morning- 2005

Sunday night had really pretty clouds. Then they started to look ominous.





We began to inflate Patriot & America One when the winds did a 180 on the field.

The fabulous footage is here-




Special thanks to Ryan Crawford for holding that camera steady and getting the whole thing on video.


No damage to any of the people helping and no damage to any of the balloons including ours. WHEW!

I was at the basket end during the 'Dance of the Winds' and this is what Patriot looked like from that angle.

This doesn't look quite right!

Hannah & Greg at Gipper's after we put the balloons away.

Some of our crew sit down for a great meal!


Monday morning. We try to fly again.

This time, the weather cooperated, there was enough crew and it was a beautiful morning!


This is how it is supposed to look...


Dar goes fishing.










I went to the Chiropractor. If you are in Maine, anywhere in Maine and you are in need of a chiropractor. Go see Dr. Reeder. He'll fix you right up!


After my chiropractor appointment, I went to see Patriot being packed up and then I sent Barry to Dr. Reeder's.

Perfect landing at Bates College.


Dan, one of the original organizers of the balloon festival chased Patriot. He is watching the packing up festivities from his car.



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Aapex Sunrides

Mail: Po Box 255, Uwchland Pa 19480

Launch: 1012 North Pottstown Pike, Chester Springs Pa 19425

Phone: 610-458-7050

Fax: 610-458-8735


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