Balloons at the Albuquerque festival
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Balloon launching world record broken

A new world record has been set at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in America for the most balloons launched in one hour.

Three hundred and forty five hot air balloons were sent up into the sky as part of the annual event. It breaks the previous record of 2000 when 329 balloons were launched in an hour.

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