Red balloons fly downtown for proposed development

first_imgBalloons flying near USS North Carolina (Marissa Yoder/WWAY) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — If you drove near downtown Wilmington this morning you probably noticed an unusual sight, large balloons in the air near the USS North Carolina.They are part of an exercise which started around sunrise.- Advertisement – More than a dozen large, red balloons were flying to simulate the heights of buildings for a proposed development.Panamerican Consultants conducted the test and had the balloons flying at different heights.The consultants went around different locations to take photos of the balloons to get a better idea of the proposed plan.last_img