Daredevil IT manager attempts to cross the Atlantic simply by clinging to helium BALLOONS... but winds could blow him anywhere from Iceland to Morocco
Jonathan Trappe, 39, took off from Maine on Thursday morning and expects the journey to Europe will take him between 3 and 5 days
He could land anywhere between Iceland and Morocco
To control the aircraft, he will pop balloons or drop ballast
Five people have died during 12 conventional hot air balloon attempts
Read more & pics: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-...LOONS.html
There's a video at link, but it doesn't work for me.
Here's one from a few months ago. It looks pretty cozy inside, but NOPE, just no way.