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Fossett ready for new round-the world solo non-stop trip in balloon
Perth, Australia - His seventh attempt
American multi-millionaire Steve Fossett will reach tomorrow Northam, Australia, where he is supposed to take off at the end of this week for his seventh attempt to fly solo round-the-world non-stop in a balloon. This new attempt for his "Bud Light Spirit of Freedom" balloon is sponsored by the American beer manufacturer. Last year Fossett was forced to interrupt his flight after 12 and a half days...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency