Pilots get the green flag for first Balloon Fiesta Mass Ascension

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Colorful hot air balloons will fill the sky for the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.

Pilots received the green flag, which means the weather is cooperating for the first Mass Ascension.

If you’re unable to make it out to the event, you can watch it on KOB.com.

For the latest on all things Balloon Fiesta, check out the Balloon Fiesta page on KOB.com.