Balloon accident in Paris, pilot and passenger injured
SLATE INFORMATION: Balloon Accident- Pilot and Passenger Injured in Paris
men around pilot (in basket and holding ropes) before ascert
gardens and about three other balloons in B.G., first balloon ascending slowly
balloon in the air, (two shots) then balloon apparently suddenly disintegrates and pilot comes down in basket.
people rush to the scene while bits of balloon keep coming down
Square with crowds of people looking on and other balloons still moored.
the accident itself is caught on film
Showing balloon and passenger basket actually fall to the earth
WWI, World War I, Great War, First World War, aviation, technology, aeronautics, ascent
Background: Balloon accident in Paris, pilot and passenger injured