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Transatlantic balloon crossing reaches Ireland

Title
Transatlantic balloon crossing reaches Ireland
Genre
News report
TX Date
17 Aug 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:02:07
Description
Terry Declan reports from Ireland back to the studio on successful transatlantic balloon crossing for a US team and the passing of the balloon across Ireland. The balloon is now heading to its final destination in France via England. Female studio reporter not identified.
Contributors
Terry Declan
Keywords
Ireland; Record attempts; Balloons; Atlantic Ocean; Ben Abruzzo; Larry Newman; Max Anderson

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