Darth Vader Hot Air Balloon
Technical data (Darth Vader Balloon registered name “OO-BQZ”):
26 meters (86 feet) high, basket included
21 meters (69 feet) wide
24 meters (78 feet) depth
estimated hot air volume 3.000 m³ (106,000 cubic feet)
estimated weight 290 kilos (640 lb)
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