Closing date for the June 2022 issue (No 422) is 29th May 2022
Lovely private balloon!
WARNING! We have been alerted by two of our advertisers to a scam which is currently doing the rounds. In each case the potential buyer agrees to buy an item and then sends a cheque in payment. However the cheque is for more than the asking price of the item. The ‘buyer’ then asks the …
The only ‘new’ ads going into the List this month are from Zebedee – that is if you are a reader who has kept up with several items and opportunities which have appeared on ‘Stop Press’ during April and which have now been absorbed into the May issue. These include baskets in Italy, a bespoke VW Multivan balloon vehicle in Switzerland, a complete Sky 220 in North West UK, a ‘top notch’ Cameron O-56 envelope in Bristol, complete Ultramagic Hopper in SE Engand and a big balloon pilot position vacant in Germany!
From Zebedee come an old-ish Viva 90 envelope, Cameron CB300-3A basket suitable for a 77 or 90, tidy 5hp fan and an Ultramagic flight bag.
We are pleased to hear that Andre Van Wyk has successfully sold his lovely one man basket in Thailand (and gained an order for another) whilst Zebedee has sold another Cameron Mk4 single burner.
We recently gained a small selection of Aerostats from the 1970s & 80s so have a look to see if there are now any ‘gap fillers’ for your collection ….
As this Intro is being written Camerons have announced the ‘grounding’ of all Alugas cylinders following leaks at the top plate to cylinder join on several examples. See https://www.cameronballoons.co.uk/technical-documents/service-bulletin on the Cameron Balloons website for details. What horrible timing as the summer approaches …..