The pilots and crew are very knowledgeable about balloons and how they work and are some of the most experienced in the world. The team members also take safety very seriously, that way you can sit back relax and enjoy the fun! The World Famous Capt. Phogg is a United States National Champion, and the First World Hot-Air-Balloon Champion. In the ballooning world Capt. Phogg is the best of the best, he has since retired ballooning, but his legend lives on in the captains who fly for Balloon Quest Inc. All of the captains at Balloon Quest have thousands of hours of experience and are very knowledgeable of the area, giving passengers a fantastic experience and also making sure that passengers see the best sights during their flight.