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Last Updated: Friday August 13 2010 15:26 GMT

Amazing hot air balloon festival

Hayley

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It's 50 years since the modern hot air balloon was invented and to celebrate Hayley has been on a special flight in a balloon.

She said it didn't feel as though she was flying at all, as she was just "bobbing along" in the sky.

She also found out how balloon pilots use a really hot furnace to make the balloons rise.

Watch her amazing journey here!

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