Ballon
Non-stop flight around the world


Breitling-Orbiter 3
 
On March 21st 1999, two men landed an enormous flying object
in south-western Egypt. In doing so, they accomplished
what had never yet been done: a complete non-stop,
round-the-world balloon flight.

Breitling Orbiter 3 is now on display at the
Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum.



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This is a snapshot of the first non-stop flight around the world website from March 20th 2000.
The website has been intentionally kept in its original form and republished at the occasion of the 20th anniversary of Breitling Orbiter 3 success.

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