COVID-19 complicates international travel plans for some balloonists

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Visitors from around the world travel to Albuquerque for the Balloon Fiesta.

However, international travel is complicated due to COVID-19. KOB 4’s Spencer Schacht spoke to a special shapes team that made it to New Mexico – but getting here was no easy feat.

The team is making the most of their time, including a special flight for a father-son pilot duo.

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