Follows 'round the world balloon races from 1998 to 2001.
Breitling Orbiter 3
In 1999, Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones became the first aviators to circle the globe nonstop in a hot air balloon.
NOVA: Balloon Race Around the World
Chronicles several attempts to fly non-stop around the world in a balloon. Includes information about the history and science of ballooning.
Scientific American: Riding High
A look at the accomplishment of Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones, and their attempt to circle the earth in a balloon.
Virgin Global Challenger
Information covering all of the attempts to circumnavigate the globe in a hot air balloon.