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Name: Mr Wonderfuel

Type: Colt Flame-56 SS

Serial No: 572

First flown: 1984

Notes: The envelope is incorporated into part of the BBM&L display at the Museum of Science & Industry in Manchester. The BBM&L also holds the other gas flame, Mr Gas, built 5 years before this one. Mr Wonderfuel is loaned to the BBM&L

Credit: Richard Hands/BBM&L

History

17 April 1984

The Hot Air Balloon Company Ltd.

7 July 1989

Flying Pictures (Balloons) Ltd.

1 May 1992

Cancelled as withdrawn from use

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