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John Harris

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What is your occupation? Engineer

What made you want to become a balloon pilot? I've wanted to pilot balloons since the first time I flew in one!

What has been your best flying experience to date? Taking off in the Great Lineup with 400 other balloons in Metz, France.

If you could fly anywhere in the world, where would it be? Across the English Channel.

What is your ultimate goal in ballooning? To keep flying until I'm very old!

What is the coolest thing about your balloon? It is a club balloon and represents Hamilton and the whole Waikato.