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+ - Fearless IT guy trying to fly across the Atlantic on helium balloons->

Submitted by coondoggie
coondoggie (973519) writes "f you've ever wondered if you could fly just by holding onto a bunch of helium balloons over your head, well then you might understand where Accenture IT Technical Projects Manager Jonathan Trappe is coming from.
Trappe today set out today from Caribou, Maine to cross 2,500 miles of Atlantic Ocean using 370 helium balloons slung under a small gondola."

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