Fossett, the balloon around the world guy....

09-04-2007, 06:17 PM
Is missing. After all those dangerous things he did, he is missing after taking off in a plane.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. adventurer Steve Fossett, famed for record-breaking solo flights around the world by airplane and balloon, was missing on Tuesday, The Record-Courier newspaper in Nevada reported.

It said Fossett, 63, was reported missing on Monday night after last being seen taking off in Nevada in a single engine Citabra Super Decathlon.

His U.S. office declined to comment.

09-04-2007, 08:38 PM