Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Little Balloon Experimental O-84, N9501C: Incident occurred April 12, 2022 in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Albuquerque, New Mexico

Balloon descending, caught thermals and mouth of balloon closed up as the burner was engaged and caught on fire. 


Date: 12-APR-22
Time: 15:30:00Z
Regis#: N9501C
Aircraft Make: LITTLE BALLOON
Aircraft Model: O-84
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: MANEUVERING (MNV)
Operation: 91
City: ALBUQUERQUE
State: NEW MEXICO