In focus: Ballooning is about putting hot air to good use
Krysten Miner, 13, and Angel Petrov, 8, play with ladybugs while
Angel’s mother, Niki Petrov of Scottsdale, and Nick Baum watch a
couple of balloons inflate to go on a short early evening flight
before the desert evening glow.
Posted: Saturday, March 24, 2007 5:31 am
Updated: 7:39 pm, Fri Oct 7, 2011.
Not all of the third annual Arizona Balloon Festival was “up and
away.” During the balloon glow last week at the community park in
Casa Grande’s Villago, about 20 hot air balloons remained tethered
to the ground while pilots used burners to light them up in the
Tribune photographer Jennifer Grimes captured the scene as some
balloons took off, while others glowed on the ground.
Saturday, March 24, 2007 5:31 am.
Updated: 7:39 pm.