Balloons Fly Again at Luxor Steph Spencer April 24, 2013 Egypt, News, Transportation Hot air balloon flight at Luxor ©Ray Euden If your dream is to soar above the ancient landscapes of Egypt in a hot air balloon, you will be happy to know that it is once again possible to do so in Luxor. The resumption of balloon flights for sightseers at Luxor has been authorized by Egypt’s civil aviation authorities following the introduction of new safety measures. Flights had been halted since February when 19 people were killed when a balloon caught fire and crashed. The region’s governor did the honor of taking the first flight after the ban was lifted. Find out more details about this in The Telegraph. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Let\'s Make Sure You\'re Human ... *Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA. × nine = 36 Comment Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.