Franciszka Hynka street



Franciszka Hynka street

Franciszek Hynek (1897–1958). From 1928 he participated in national and international free balloon competitions. His biggest achievement was winning the Gordon Bennett Cup twice — in 1933 and 1934.

He died in an accident in Szatarpy in the region of Kaszuby in Northern Poland, on the night of September 7, 1958. He was flying alone in a free balloon „Poznań” from Gniezno.

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