Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta 2015

British balloons lost in transit finally make it to the fiesta

“Puddles” and “Splash” finally made it to the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, with not a minute to spare.The two penguin special shape balloons and “Pirate...

Marriage proposal more than just hot air

So many things could go wrong, he thought.That’s what happens with these lofty romantic ideas. One thing goes awry and the whole plan goes...

Record-breakers in Albuquerque

This year’s Balloon Fiesta was the setting for a victory flight of sorts for the Albuquerque man and his Russian copilot who set world...

America’s Challenge gas balloon race canceled

Officials canceled the 20th America's Challenge gas balloon race Wednesday due to the weather.The gas balloon competition was scheduled to launch Saturday at Balloon...

Gas balloon race, “America’s Challenge” launch awaits fair weather

The weather could be a problem for the 20th America’s Challenge Gas Balloon race. Officials were supposed to schedule the launch Monday night but...

Balloon Glow is cancelled

The Balloon Glow is cancelled due to weather conditions. As of right now the status on fireworks and laser show coming shortly. Balloon Fiesta officials...

Balloon Fiesta Dawn Patrol Day Two

Day two of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Dawn Patrol.

Day Two: Mass Ascension

This morning's Mass Ascension lifted off after a short weather delay.

Photos: Dawn Patrol; day one of Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

Dawn patrol kicks off opening day at the 2015 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.

ABQ Balloon Fiesta Day One: Ascension

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta 2015 kicks off with a mass ascension under brilliant skies and near perfect weather.