What does HAB stand for?

Hot air balloon

Aviation enthusiasts may use HAB to stand for "hot air balloon." You may also see this acronym used when discussing video games or stories that feature a hot air balloon.

What is a hot air balloon?

A hot air balloon is an aircraft comprised of a giant bag, more commonly referred to as a balloon, a heater, and a basket. The heater heats the air in the bag, causing the bag to rise. The bag then drags the heater, the basket, and the basket's occupants into the air. Overall, a HAB is a pretty neat way to travel.


Have you ever flown in a HAB?

A HAB in flight

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Updated September 15, 2021

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