Pilot Steve Fossett

Pilot Steve Fossett
WAX2002062004 - KALGOORLIE, Australia, June 20 (UPI) - Steve Fossett waves from the capsule of the Bud Light Spirit of Freedom ablloon as it lifts off from Northam airport, 96 kilometers east of Perth, Australia on June 19, 2002. Fossett hopes to become the first person to complete a solo circumnavigation of the globe in his temperature controlled Helium balloon. This is his sixth attempt. pool/Trevor Collens UPI
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