Event Detail

12
Apr
2000

What if the world is flat?

Brian Jones OBE
Wednesday, 12 Apr 2000
the Furama Hotel
In March 1999, Brian Jones and Bertrand Piccard succeeded where 21 previous attempts before them had failed. They flew around the world nonstop in the Breitling Orbiter 3 hot air balloon, a journey that took them 19 days, 21 hours and 47 minutes. Brian Jones spoke to the branch about this unique journey.

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