Sacramento, CA, June 02, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The new RE/MAX balloon was manufactured by Lindstrand Balloons USA in Galena, IL and features the latest in state of the art components and construction. The balloon is approximately 81 feet tall and holds 90,000 cubic feet of air (it’ll fit 90,000 basket balls) and includes special features such as a flat top basket with padded rails, cushion floor and soft feel rope handles for more passenger comfort. The basket also features dual steps on each side for easier passenger boarding. The balloon is also equipped with dual high power burners for improved performance and dual rotation vents.
The Sonoma County Hot Air Balloon Classic takes place June 14th and 15th, 2014. Event info is available at: http://www.schabc.org
The RE/MAX balloon is expected to remain on the field at the festival on Saturday June 14th and offer tethered rides to spectators from 7:30 am through 10:30 am (weather permitting).
Since its creation in 1978, the RE/MAX Hot Air Balloon has become an internationally recognized corporate symbol, especially in combination with the classic RE/MAX “Above the Crowd!”® slogan. There are now 108 RE/MAX balloons operating in 26 countries. This newest RE/MAX balloon will be appearing frequently at festivals, parades and charity events and in the skies of northern California.
The northern California RE/MAX balloon is operated by Cheers Over California, Inc. under the RE/MAX California and Hawaii Region under RE/MAX, LLC, a global real estate organization with 90,000+ sales associates in 90+ nations.