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Ballons on the Fairway

Hot air balloons blown off course makes emergency landing on Albuquerque golf course.
(KOB)   High winds had some hot air balloonists taking part in Albuquerque, New Mexico's balloon Fiesta hoping for a mulligan.

Dozens balloons blown off of their intended flight path were forced to land on a nearby golf course.

Chase crews wound through the city course alongside golf carts.

The golf course says they always expect one day of Balloon Fiesta where they see several landings on the course.

"Usually when the wind comes out of the northwest we expect it so we just try to accommodate the balloonists and the golfers as well," said worker Robert Duran.

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