National Balloon Museum


Total Votes: 0  
Interest: 88

515-961-3714
1601 N. Jefferson Way
Indianola, Iowa 50125

Email Us
Home
View Mobile Site
Administrative Login

Display Number: 44144
Hot Air Airship

This hot air airship gondola is a Cameron hot air balloon system originally purchased by David Rapp in 1984 for $85,000.  Its maximum speed is 15 miles per hour.  A small electric fan keeps the balloon filled with air so that the burner does not run out of oxygen.  A rope on either side of the cockpit is used to turn the rudder to steer the craft left or right.

Click Here to Learn More

Your browser must support cookies to use the shopping cart.
National Balloon Museum
1601 N. Jefferson Way Po Box 149 Indianola, IA 50125
Phone: 515-961-3714
The National Balloon Museum dedicates itself to providing the public with a comprehensive understanding of ballooning and its history through its exhibitions and collections.