Definition of balloonist
: a person who operates or rides in a balloon
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According to Doorsselaere, the Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, which started in 2009, was created with the help of Malaysia's first hot air balloonist, the late Captain Khairudin Abdul Rani.
Imagination Bethesda Bethesda Urban Partnership’s 23rd annual children’s street festival offers musical performances, professional children’s entertainers, arts-and-crafts activities, face painters, balloonists, a stilt walker, giveaways and more.
That fascination lasted for more than a century, and no balloon captured the imagination more than the Great Nassau, designed by pioneering British balloonist Charles Green, who was born on this day in 1785.
A high-altitude balloonist takes pictures from near space.
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