Ballooning in Albuquerque

Albuquerque’s official expert Tom Rutherford on ballooning in Albuquerque: In 1972 Tom Rutherford became the youngest person ever elected to the New Mexico State Senate. That same year he and Sid Cutter of Cutter Aviation co-founded the world famous Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Both men, along with Rutherford’s mother Linda, are members of the Balloon … Read more