Incident Head Balloons, Inc. AX9-118 N2027S,
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Date:Saturday 10 August 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Head Balloons, Inc. AX9-118
Registration: N2027S
MSN: 430
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Sacramento County, Galt, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:8899 Orr Road, Galt, CA
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The stationary Head Balloons, Inc, experienced a tether release and onboard fire at the Hot Air Balloon Festival in Galt, California.
The balloon sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received minor injuries during the incident.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
9 August 2019 N2027S 0 Galt, California min
Collision with pole or wires


Revision history:

12-Aug-2019 16:25 Geno Added
12-Aug-2019 18:16 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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