Up & Away!

Disney Pixar’s 2009 Up has been brought to life by Jonathan Trappe, 38, from Raleigh, North Carolina. Full feature at the Daily Mail

Next up, Trappe plans on floating over the Atlantic Summer ‘13 (2,500 miles).

A few stats on his journey:

  • $170,000 invested to date
  • 365 Helium Balloons
  • 1 Cartoon house (base for floating trip across Mexico yesterday)
  • 7 foot life boat (will be the base for the cross-Atlantic journey)
  • Previous world record altitude of 21,600 ft