[11/04 AM] Balloons of The World Championship competition takeoff at once from inside the launch. Festa Balloons takeoff after the world championship competition as well. (Updated on 05:58)

World Hot Air Balloon Championship 2016

The competition has been held. 105 balloons takeoff at once from inside of the main launch site after 06:45.

Task 15

Pilot Declared Goal / PDG

It is the game that pilots declares his or her goal before their takeoff, and they drop the marker off approaching. They need to read the direction and speed of wind with map accurately.

Task 16

Pilot Declared Goal / PDG

It is the game that pilots declares his or her goal before their takeoff, and they drop the marker off approaching. They need to read the direction and speed of wind with map accurately.

Task 17

Judge Declared Goal / JDG

Target : Souryoubun, Kouhokumachi
Balloons fly to the goal which the Event Director ordered. It is usually 4 to 6 km away from the goal. The pilots drop the marker toward the center of the target and the winner who drop to the nearest get 1000 points.

Task 18

Hesitation Waltz / HWZ

Target : Fukudomi Shiroishicho, or Haccho Kouhokumachi
Balloons fly to the goal which the Event Director ordered. It is usually 4 to 6 km away from the goal. The pilots drop the marker toward the center of the target and the winner who drop to the nearest get 1000 points.

Task 19

Fly On / FON

This game is always held with the combination of other tasks. At first, pilots drop markers of anther task. At this time, they need to write where to drop next.

Festa

It has been held. 25 baloons takeoff from the lanch site of Kase Riverbed around 7:30 to 8:20

Task 1

Judge Declared Goal / JDG

Target : Tsuikiri Shiroishicho
Balloons fly to the goal which the Event Director ordered. It is usually 4 to 6 km away from the goal. The pilots drop the marker toward the center of the target and the winner who drop to the nearest get 1000 points.

Last Modified: 2016.11.04