Official Statement from Flight Control 1530UTC (1630BST) 29th September 2010

Don Cameron, Race Director, has issued this statement at 1530UTC (1630BST) on 29th September 2010:

We have still not heard any more news from the search authorities. There are now several aircraft circling the area where the balloon of Richard Abruzzo and Carol Rymer Davis was last reported, as well as a fast patrol boat. We have been assured that every effort is being made to locate the balloon and rescue Richard and Carol as soon as possible.