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15th ANNIVERSARY
21/03 - 2014

15th ANNIVERSARY

On March 21, 1999, Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones realized the First Round-The-World non-stop Balloon Flight, with Breitling Orbiter 3. This flight is still the longest in aviation for both distance and duration. It took off on March 1, 1999 from Château-d’Oex (Swiss Alps) and landed in Egypt after 19 days, 21 hours and 47 minutes, accomplishing a 45633 km journey.

 

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