Hot-Air Balloon to Take Tourists 20 Miles Above Earth

June 25, 2014 9:33 PM

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Hot-Air Balloon to Take Tourists 20 Miles Above Earth

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A space-tourism company announced it has successfully completed the first small-scale test flight of a high-altitude balloon and capsule being developed to let tourists to float 20 miles above Earth.

Tuscon-based World View Enterprises said Tuesday that it launched the flight last week from Roswell, New Mexico.

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