FOR THE AIR. FOR THE CLIMATE.For the first time in human history, humans fly free into the air.
On the 25th of January 2020, 'Aerocene Pacha' a fuel-free hot air balloon lifted a person into the sky, landing safely back on earth using only sun and air we all breathe, setting six unprecedented world records.
We fly without fossil fuels, batteries, lithium, solar panels, helium, hydrogen and carbon emissions. This marks the most sustainable human flight in the history of aviation, being certified by the FAI (Federal Aeronautic Aviation).
Max. Altitude: 272.1 mts
Distance: 1.7 km
Duration: 1 hour 21 minutes
*Being certified by the FAI (Federal Aeronautic Aviation)
*A safe & certified vehicle
*For the female and general categories
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As part of the global art project CONNECT, BTS: Fly with Aerocene Pacha can be experienced as a film series on view at CCK, Buenos Aires until the 22nd of March!
Saturday, January 25th, 2020 - Longest, highest Free Human Flight - 2.55 km distance, 272.1 mts altitude
An aerosolar journey with one mission: to open up a renewed era of planetary and multispecies solidarity, with the air, for all of Earth—moving past the man-made violence that incites climate change and mass extinction, and into Aerocene.
Utilising lighter-than-air technology, Fly with Aerocene Pacha saw a ground-breaking aerosolar balloon attune to the weather and atmospheric conditions, lifting a human into aerosolar movement, only with the power of the sun
“Humans have always dreamed of flying. Today that dream has become a nightmare. What if we could fly differently?”
The mission brings together representatives of the Salinas Grandes’ native communities, together with multidisciplinary, transnational bodies from art and science, to anthropology, ballooning, engineering and beyond...
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