What equipment do I need to get airborn?
There are 3 components to a Hot Air Balloon:
1. The Envelope
2. The Burner and fuel system
3. The basket
You will also need some way to transoport your balloon to and from your launch site and collect those that fly when they have landed.
4. Retrieve Vehicle
Balloons are inherintly simple things with very few moving parts. The development focus over the years has been in improving the safety and efficiency of the fuel systems. and some degree of development in the fabrics that are used to manufacture the envelopes.
You can find out more details by looking at the web sites of the manufacturers of hot air ablloons by clicking on the links below.