Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Pilots
Utilize Digital Interactive Maps
In the past, the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta
provided hundreds of their pilots with large, cumbersome paper maps to
navigate the skies hundreds of feet above 350 acres of land over
Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Days of constant folding and unfolding took
its total on the old maps. Realizing the need for a new and more efficient
alternatives to tour the area, event planners searched for another resource
and discovered Avenza’s PDF Maps app.
Now, the Albuquerque
Balloon Fiesta is the largest international hot-air ballooning event ever to
have its pilots switch over to digital interactive maps with the PDF Maps
app – readily available for download in the iTunes App Store.
digital interactive maps with PDF Maps app are making it easier for pilots
to navigate. And, this year's Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta will be an amazing
event for all as it moves into the world of multi-media and technology.
By Josh Schubert
To plan your trip visit the Albuquerque
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