61st Coupe Aéronautique Gordon Bennett in Gruyères, Switzerland
The 61st Coupe Aéronautique Gordon Bennett will take place in Gruyères, Switzerland, from 7 to 16 September.
The competition brings together 21 teams from 13 countries that will try to fly the longest distance, measured in a straight line from the launch site to the landing site, with no time limit.
The take-off of the gas balloons will take place on Friday 8 September.
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