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News sz Tomorrow: Put away childish things s the adult obsession with toys stunting our growth? Briton first to ..

... ” he said “Thank God that part of the voyage is behind me. Now I can look forward to reaching the Tgole. g 4 : The Roziere balloon is a design similar to the Breitling Orbiter that went round the world non-stop in 1999, but is ‘a tenth of its size. ...

Published: Tuesday 30 May 2000
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 445 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

cGbV '?§ Police gun seige A MAN and woman were arrested after armed police surrounded a house in Long Ashton

... Canada after completing the first solo lighter-than-air flight over the Pacific Ocean The Bristol-built helium gas-heated Roziere balloon which is twice the size of ones seen flying over the city travelled at speeds in excess of 100 miles an hour It took the ...

Published: Thursday 23 February 1995
Newspaper: Clevedon Mercury
County: Somerset, England
Type: | Words: 996 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

6 evening-post Police in swoop on home POLICE seized a huge haul of suspected stolen goods in a raid on

... and will be in radio contact with Bristol throughout the journey Dutchman Henk Brink will be using a similar Cameron Roziere balloon on his three-man flight And millionaire Richard Branson will also take part in the race with one crewman and using his ...

Published: Friday 19 May 1995
Newspaper: Bristol Evening Post
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 1006 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

4-WESTERN DAILY PRESS MONDAY JULY 5 1999 Bridge safety scare at duck race By Jeff Wells A CHARITY duck race

... great audio books Balloon firm’s lift to medical science IT is a mere fraction of the size of the giant round-the world Roziere balloon but Cameron Balloon’s latest venture is set to have a global impact on the medical profession The lapsac tissue retrieval ...

Published: Monday 05 July 1999
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: | Words: 1648 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

4V- WESTERN DAILY PRESS SATURDAY AUGUST 20 1994 Update Balloon team on target TRANSATLANTIC balloonists Steve ..

... two men set off from Canada on Thursday confined to a capsule just 8ft by 5ft hanging beneath a £50000 state-of-the-art Roziere balloon which was made in Bristol The balloonists hope to land in Bristol and were last night still on course for southern England ...

Published: Saturday 20 August 1994
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 1538 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

WESTERN DAILY PRESS MONDAY AUGUST 22 1994 G Barman quizzed on club hold-up A BARMAN who claimed he had dialled

... landed safely in Germany early yesterday after a 2400-mile flight from Canada The two American businessmen piloted a Roziere balloon made by Cameron of Bedminster Bristol on their daring transatlantic flight They set off from St Johns Newfoundland in ...

Published: Monday 22 August 1994
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 1914 | Page: 8 | Tags: none


... aeronaut, Charles Green, who 1s said to have made over 600 ascents, p E & IR A. curious item is a piece of Pilatre de Rozier’s balloon, which caucht fire and fell into the sea near Boulogne in 1785, when both the seronaut and his companion were killed ...

Published: Friday 10 January 1930
Newspaper: London Daily Chronicle
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 232 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

EVENING MAIL SATURDAY JAMllARV in iooa Yet another round the world balloon attempt ended faHure - but thelatest ..

... world - Stratospliera Temperatures start to Increase above 15000m Dymocks Flyer ' Diameter 140m (max) Volume: 4815m Rozier balloons Helium with propane burners Virgin Challenger Height 59 Diameter: 39m Volume: 31 000m BreHling Orbiter Height 45m Width: ...

Published: Saturday 10 January 1998
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: | Words: 787 | Page: 13 | Tags: none

Page 30 Mid Somerset Newspapers March 4 1999 WJ MICHAEL CHAMBERLAIN reports on the round-the-world balloon ..

... in England takes place at the Honorable Artillery Company The pilot accompanied by a dof cat and pigeon June 1705 First Rozier balloon attempts to cross the Channel October 1906 Long distance balloon races become a favourite pastime The instigator was Gordon ...

Published: Thursday 04 March 1999
Newspaper: Wells Journal
County: Somerset, England
Type: | Words: 774 | Page: 30 | Tags: none


... Don Cameron has revived and developed with the addition of a protective tent a 200-year-old French balloon design The 'Rozier balloon' comprises a double skin or envelope and contains both hot air and a gas It made the first recorded manned balloon fight ...

Published: Wednesday 02 October 1996
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 723 | Page: 16 | Tags: none

EVENING POST SATURDAY AUGUST 22 1992 3 BILLS THAT YOU COULD FACE Chorister is bowing out after years mmrs By

... Cox whipped up an old family recipe and saved the day” All the teams taking part will be flying identi-cal Cameron-made Roziere balloons Rowers take to docks A NEW rowing boat hire service took to the water in Bristol docks today It has been launched by ...

Published: Saturday 22 August 1992
Newspaper: Bristol Evening Post
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 908 | Page: 3 | Tags: none