Balloon Over Waikato got underway today.
Richard Currie was there and has sent us the following photographs.
One of several special shapes for this event is this Canadian registered Alien Rocket C-FIIY (c/n Alien Rocket-01) of Alain Bard of Ottawa.
Above we have the Kavanagh D-84 VH-FRE (c/n D84-488) of Rolf Dennler from Coburg, Victoria.
The Boland Phoenix ZK-PHX (c/n 137) is listed with Gail Dryland of Hamilton.
The Cameron C-70 'Poppies' above, is ZK-PPI (c/n 10939), which was first listed in the UK back in 2006, coming to NZ for the Poppies Syndicate of Auckland in April of 2015.
No not Milton - but Hamilton. ZK-UPP2 is the Kubicek BB60Z with the c/n of 956.
It was first registered on 23-22-2012 with Kiwi Balloon Co Ltd.
Another balloon from the States is the Boland Rover ZK-WHS (c/n 152 A2) as registered to Murray Shaw of Hamilton since 17-03-2009.
ZK-WON is the Cameron C-90 (c/n 10492) and has been with Balloon Promoters Ltd of the Hamilton since late 2003.
ZK-RYB (c/n 10818) is the Waikato Hot Air Balloon Club Inc's Cameron O-90.
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