WHAT SHOULD YOU KNOW ABOUT AEROSTATIC BALLOONS?
IF YOU WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS APPEALING MEAN
OF TRANSPORTATION, WE REVIEW SOME CURIOUS FACTS TO BE TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT ON
According to history, Brazilian priest Bartolomeo de Gusmão was the first one launch an unmanned hot-air balloon. This development took place at the Indies House in Lisbon, in front of the court of King Juan 5th of Portugal, as far back as 1709. However, French Joseph and Jacques Montgolfier bros have been recognized by history as the inventors of aerostatic balloon. They made a public demonstration of their invention in 1783.