2nd day of flight for U.S. National Hot Air Balloon Championships
POSTED: Friday, July 26, 2013 - 6:36am
UPDATED: Friday, July 26, 2013 - 6:48am
Longview (KETK) — 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.
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Coco and Gumball