until the start of the competition, scheduled for September, 8, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. local time
IN FRIBOURG IN SWITZERLAND FROM 8 TO 10 SEPTEMBER 2017
Espace Ballon Exhibition
The Espace Ballon at Château-d’Oex is showcasing a retrospective of the legendary Gordon Bennett Cup, created in 1906 by James Gordon Bennett Jr. The exhibition will run until March 31, 2018.
Launch Field at Château-d’Oex
It’s in the hot-air balloon capital of Château-d’Oex that the Fribourg Freiburg Challenge gas balloon took off during the 39th edition of the International Hot-Air Balloon Festival.
Communiqué de presse
From the 8–10th of September 2017, Gruyères, in the canton of Fribourg, will host the 61st Gordon Bennett Aeronautical Cup. Visitors will have the chance not only to witness the start of an internationally renowned competition but also enjoy a public festival celebrating aerial sports.