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LIFT OFF...Lift off...0630 hours from....Quincy

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A quiet morning with just a hint of a breeze made for a great time to launch hot air balloons. The balloonist make short work of assembling and getting the balloon into the air. Like a well oiled machine it only took about half an hour to get the first balloons on their way.

Silently, except for the occasional burst of flame the balloons lift off into the sky following a course determined by the wind currents.  

Lift off
Balloon soaring into the morning sky
Last Two
Last two to lift off
Inflating
Getting ready to fly

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