The private Hot Air Balloon
collection of Martin and Sandy
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Mitchell – All images are copyright of Sandy Mitchell. All Rights Reserved.
gained his PPL(B) on 23rd May 2004 in G-BXUU with Chris
Dunkley. The flight was from Moor Green to High Cross Airfield in
Martin has flown in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland,
the USA, Wales, Scotland and England. He has achieved an altitude of 4,500' solo, 7,500' in the
UK with Len Vaughan and over 12,500' in Switzerland and the USA. In
2010 Martin completed the longest flight in Hertfordshire as part of the
2010/2011 Counties Challenge compaction winning the Hertfordshire County
Select a link below for a collection of the
balloons that Martin has either flown, tethered or been a passenger in.