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Narrative:The hot air balloon was taking part in the annual three-day Dutchess County Balloon Festival. Upon landing in a park at the foot of Main Street in Ploughkeepsie, New York, a gust of wind blew the balloon, an Aerostar RSX-8, named "Seagull", into powerlines. The aircraft was not damaged and the pilot and two passengers were uninjured in the incident.
|Owner/operator:||Blue Sky Balloons Inc|
|C/n / msn:|| RSX8-3118|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3|
|Airplane damage:|| None|
|Location:||Foot of Main St., Ploughkeepsie, NY -
United States of America
|Departure airport:||Marist College|
|Destination airport:||Main St., Ploughkeepsie|
||Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]|
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