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Episode #18 - Phil Kavanagh - Balloon Manufacturer

50 years of building hot air balloons

May 12, 2018 54 minutes Download (MP3)

Phil Kavanagh - Balloon Manufacturer

In this episode, Andrew sits down and chats with ballooning manufacturer and pioneer, Phil Kavanagh. Phil has been building and flying hot air balloons for 50 years.

In this interview, Phil talks about the early days of ballooning and some of his adventures including attempting to fly over Mt Everest in the 1980s and trying to fly across Australia in a Rozier balloon.

"Balloon Over Everest" documentary

Website: Kavanagh Balloons

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