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Friendship Hot Air Balloon Company
Who We Are!

Ron Broderick is your pilot and has an FAA commercially rated license for flying hot air balloons. Flying commercially since 1992, he is a member of the:
Balloon Federation of America,
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Assn(AOPA),
From 2006-2017, Balloonmeister/organizer for the Preakness Balloon Festival at Turf Valley Resort.


Chasing DreamPuff



Squeezing the air out in Eldersburg. Photo courtesy of Dan Dekowski.


Packing up balloon with neighbors in Eldersburg. Photo courtesy of Dan Dekowski.

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Happy Smiles for a Successful Launch.

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How many York PA kids can fit into DreamPuff basket?


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Chase Crew plotting next move of "Dreampuff"

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Chasing Shadows.
photo courtesy of Ron Grahek

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While the Crew Works, the Passengers onboard Dreampuff enjoy a beautiful flight.

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A little "light work" by the crew to move Dreampuff to a better spot for layout following a landing.

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Jim, Ron and Dick return to base following another wonderful flight.

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2002 New York State Festival of Balloons in Dansville NY
Ron presents flight certificate to passenger Judi (far right) and thanks our dedicated Crew members:
George and Robin, Ruth, Shawn and Tom.



Friendship Hot Air Balloon Co.
Email flights@BallooningUSA.com
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