Johann Füerstner (Austria)

Brief biography of ballooning experience:

Austrian pilot:
Johann Füerstner
Auberlenweg 5
D-70195 Stuttgart, Germany

Telephone + Fax: +49 711 699 33 81

Pilot license issued 1980 for gas, hot-air, night flight, instructor
Number of pilot hours:
431 gas
564 hot air

From 1985 to 1992 participated 7 times at the Austrian Nationals (hot air)
Numerous other international hot air events

’93 Gordon Bennett Albuquerque, NM USA place 9
’94 Gordon Bennett Lech/Austria 2
’95 Gordon Bennett Will/Switzerland 3
’96 Gordon Bennett Warstein/Germany 3
’96 Gas World Championship, Bitterfield/Germany 11
’97 Gordon Bennett Warstein/Germany 11
’98 Gordon Bennett Paris/France no flight
’99 Gordon Bennett Albuquerque, NM USA 3
2000 Gordon Bennett St. Hubert/Belgium 7

The ’95 GB flight from Switzerland to Ukraine
with co-pilot Gerald Stuerzlinger was exceptionally long
4 nights + 3 days, 80:47 hours.