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2nd day of flight for U.S. National Hot Air Balloon Championships

2nd day of flight for U.S. National Hot Air Balloon Championships
KETK's Texas Reardon
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POSTED: Friday, July 26, 2013 - 6:36am

UPDATED: Friday, July 26, 2013 - 6:48am

The balloonists have begun lifting off marking the second day of the U.S. National Hot Air Balloon Championship.

According a website dedicated to the race, Friday's competition targets are located at:

1. RayTex on Jaycee Dr Across from Fairgrounds
2. McCann Rd at Hampton Ct. just north of HG Moseley Dr.
3. Old Lack's lot on HG Moseley between Judson Rd and McCann Rd.
4. A-1 Party Rentals on N. Judson Rd.
5. UT Tyler Longview Center on N. US 259
6. Airline Dr at The Woodlands Entrance  

Tuesday and Wednesday's races were canceled due to poor weather conditions, but Thursday's weather conditions improved and was the first day deemed safe for flying. 

KETK reporter Texas Reardon is tweeting updates along with pictures. (Follow him on twiitter here).

If you've taken pictures of today's event and would like to share them, click here.

 

 

 

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