PILOT NAME: Mike England
BALLOON NAME: Avian ax6
Began flying balloons in 1979 in Charleston , Il .
Still have 1979 Avian ax6 balloon . Moved to Arizona in 1994 and began flying balloons commercially . Now flying balloons as large as 450000 cu ft carrying as many as 20 passengers
Looking forward to coming back to northern Illinois . In 1969 I became the the first 4-H youth adviser in Boone County. Lived just west of north Boone high school. Have a lot of fond memories of northern Illinois