Graeme Church


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Place of Residence: Methven
What is your occupation? Balloon Pilot
What has been your best flying experience to date? Probably ballooning over the Austrian Alps and across the English Channel from England to France
What has been your biggest ballooning achievement so far? As a UK Instructor, teaching many new Pilots to fly balloons. Competition flying all over Europe and New Zealand, and more recently Spain & Italy
What is your ultimate goal in ballooning? We are currently setting up a balloon school at Methven, New Zealand
What is the coolest thing about your balloon? As a breakdown van, it is fitted with orange flashing lights