Incident balloon ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162962
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Date:Wednesday 1 January 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:12 miles from Senkaku Islands, Pacific Ocean -   Japan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Fujian province
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The balloon crashed into the sea after hitting turbulence. The pilot was rescued by the Japanese Coast Guard.


Revision history:

02-Jan-2014 10:19 gerard57 Added
02-Jan-2014 11:50 Anon. Updated [Departure airport, Source]

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