Calm winds at Balloon Fiesta Park created great conditions for flight on the final day of the 2013 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
Updates From The Field
The 2013 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta was filled with beautiful sights, sounds and wonder.
6:54 a.m. Traffic is backed up on I-25 approaching the Tramway and Alameda exits in both directions, and is slow… more »
The weather forecast for tonight has winds at less than 10 mph, the limit at which Balloon Fiesta officials say is safe for balloon inflation.
7:52 p.m. Police are investigating a seven-car crash, according to the Albuquerque Fire Department, that is blocking two lanes of… more »
Officials at Balloon fiesta Park have determined that weather conditions are safe enough for balloons to inflate for tonight’s Glowdeo.
He’s a seven-time award-winning Italian ballooning champion, and pilots the “Ariel”.
7:39 a.m. Traffic entering Balloon Fiesta Park from the Alameda entrance is backing up to the I-25 exit. Traffic is… more »
Officials raised the red flag this afternoon, announcing the Glowdeo was canceled due to weather.
Balloon events may have been canceled at Balloon Fiesta Park tonight, but we are still able to look at… more »
7:22 a.m. There are no major incidents on I-25 or the surface roads approaching Balloon Fiesta Park. 7:09 a.m. Traffic… more »
The balloon New Mexico Sunrise stuck a power line after lifting off during Wednesday morning’s Balloon Fiesta events. Two men were burned in the incident and have been hospitalized.