Flying Chili Peppers Balloon Company, LLC

Patriot — The Space Shuttle


The Space Shuttle ‘Patriot’ was built by AeroMagic Balloons in Sao Paulo, Brazil.   It stands 190 feet tall and has a wingspan of 115 feet and is the TALLEST hot air balloon in the United States.  Patriot is 40% larger than the real space shuttles;  you could park a real shuttle inside the envelope!  It is owned by Barry and Teri DiLibero of West Vincent Pennsylvania and is operated by Flying Chili Peppers Balloon Co.