Mondial Air Balloons Solo Record Flight
This July, we will be making a very special one off flight at the Bi-annual Mondial Air Balloons Festival. Held with support from Cameron Balloons we are going to set a New World record for craft up to 42,000 cubic feet in capacity with more than 29 in the air at any one time. We have a final figure of over 53 participants, and details of those who have entered are shown below. Many thanks to Sandy Mitchell for her help with the photographs.
This delightful hopper belongs to Marieke Schoonderbeek-Ridder who joins us for the Solo Record Flight from Holland.
This lovely hopper belongs to Chris Sanger Davis and is being flown by brother Ben at Chambley
G-CINN Cameron Z-31
Alan Turner brings Cameron Z-31 G-CINN to Chambley from his home in the Cotswolds England
F-HSBJ Cameron 42 Special Shape
This delightful Hopper is a Wallaby Special Shape and belongs to Olivier Cuneot who is flying it at the Solo Record Flight
G-CJIX Cameron O-31
Stunning Cameron O-31 belonging to David Head who travels to the Solo Record Flight from Newbury Berkshire UK.
Another Homebuilt offering , N314SU belongs to Jim Mueller who is coming from the USA to be part of the Solo Record Flight
Beautifully built Homebuilt Hopper by Daniel Bauer from France . Registered 67BUR , this lovely piece of Kit will take part in the Solo Record Flight.
Kenneth Karlstrom has this lovely Cameron Viva 31, now registered as I-B882 on the italian ultralight register, he will attend our flight.
F-HHOC Cameron Z-31
seen in its previous guise as G-CBIH , This Cameron Z-31 belongs to Benoit Simon and is joining the record flight
N6141K Cleveland E40X
This homebuilt American Hopper belongs to Mathew Decock who flies it in Belgium .
G-SIPP Lindstrand 35A
This very Low Houred Lindstrand 35A belongs to Ann Rich who comes to Chambley from Glossop in England
G-GELI Colt 31A
Steve Burden owns this lightweight Colt 31A . Steve lives between the Netherlands and Munich .
F-HEYC Cameron Z-31
Believed to be one of two Hoppers made for a Landrover advert , F-HEYC is now owned by Christian Colle.
D-OOUM Ultramagic H-42
One of four specially made UM H-42's , D-OOUM belongs to Stefan Vogul who travels to Chambley From Germany.
Tony Brown joins the Record Flight from his home in Guildford Surrey .This remarkable Cameron H-34 once flew the English Channel.
G-CFAW Lindstrand 35A
Andrew Walker owns this Lindstrand 35A and travels to Chambley from his home in Crediton Devon UK.
G-CBLN Cameron Z-31
James Lawson owns G-CBLN , a Cameron Z-31,
and travels to Chambley from York England.
G-BZIH Lindstrand 31A
Tim Orchard has managed to borrow G-BZIH to be part of the Solo Record Flight .
I am delighted to have this Annex 2 balloon present at the Solo Record Flight . G-BLVA belongs to Simon Church from England.
Simon Whatley works for Cameron Balloons in Bristol. He will bring this brand new type G-CKSW Cameron O-26 .
Our second French Home built Hopper belongs to
Michel Lafourcade and he will join the record flight in Chambley.
This lovely homebuilt French Hopper belongs to
Herve Harlet and will be part of the Solo Record Flight
Walter Hoffman brings this lovely Cameron H-34 from Germany to the Record Flight
Anke Gundrum joins the Solo Record Flight from
Aron Nyiri joins the solo record flight from Hungary with this stunning home built hopper
lovely to see a T&C 31A joining the Hopper record flight , this one belongs to Eric Jan Doornewaard from Holland
Latest Entry to the Cameron Balloons Solo Record flight is Tony Jay from Germany with his new Cameron O-31 G-CJXK
Paul Spellward will be flying his colourful Cameron O-31 G-CJYJ .Paul lives in Bristol.
Joe Daly , Irish Ambassador to Mondial Air Balloons comes from Waterford , Ireland with G-BEUY
G-CIET LBL 31A
Colin Butter will be flying this pretty Lindstrand 31A during the Solo Record Flight . Colin comes from Marsh Benham near Newbury in Berkshire.
Ian Chadwick will be flying this Cameron N-42 with a small basket in the Record Flight. Ian is the UK MAB Ambassador and hails from Caterham in Surrey
G-UHOP Um H31B
Adrian Brown brings his colourful Um H-31B to the Solo Record Flight from Littlington South Cambridgeshire UK and becomes our 34th entrant.
G-BGHS Cameron N-31
Gareth Gray confirms his attendance at the Solo Record flight with his Lovely old hopper G-BGHS.
Filip Audenaert brings this
UM H-42 to the record flight from Waasmunster Belgium.
John Hilditch flies this lovely Lindstrand 25A and Joins the Solo Record Flight from his home in Brighton Sussex UK
G-BVRL LBL 21A
Marie Banks or Tim Orchard will be flying this lovely Lindstrand 21A in the Solo Record Flight , coming from the High Wycombe area of the UK.
G-CHIM UM H-31
Geoff Lescott has G-CHIM a lovely little used Um H-31 which he brings to the Solo Record Flight from Oxford , UK
G-BWEE Cameron V42
Jackie Hibberd from Holland brings this lovely Lightweight Cameron V-42 that she sewed herself .
G-CJWY Cameron O-31
Steve Roake has a Brand New Cameron O-31 being built for the Solo Record Flight with Unique Mondial Air Balloons Artwork .Steve lives in Frimley, Surrey UK .
Lovely Lindstrand 31A
G-FFFT belongs to John Tyrrell who joins the Solo Record Flight from his home in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, UK.
Martin Mitchell is bringing his Hopper G-ONCB from Hertford UK to be part of our Solo Record Flight
G-CEFB Um H-31
Marcus Ekeroos flies this Um H-31 and joins us from Goteborg Sweden for the Solo Record Flight
Peter George lives in Oxford Uk and will fly his Customcraft 25A in the Solo Record Flight
Edcar Vermeulen is attending the Solo Record Flight with this Sky25-16.He lives in Holland.
Bernhard Pferscher is coming from Sinabelkirchen Austria with his LBL 35A
Sidney Sevrin Lives in Belgium and Brings this Cameron O-42 to the Solo Record Flight
Cameron Balloons from Bristol UK are supporting the Solo Record Flight, Flying their Demonstrator Balloon will be Craig Moore.
Kevin Tanner will be attending from Thame Oxfordshire UK with his Beautiful Lindstrand 25A G-HOPR
New Um H-31 for Bruce Ross who lives in Norway.He will take part in the Solo record flight.
G-CIMW is flown by Bart Geeraerts from Belgium, and joins the pilots who will fly at the Solo Record Flight.
Lindstrand 31A,G-CFRF will be attending the solo record flight with Tony Attwood
G-CIJJ Cameron O-31
Mike Woodcock will be flying this beautiful Cameron O-31 at the Solo Record Flight .Mike lives in East Grinstead ,Sussex UK.