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ALBUQUERQUE, NM. (KTVI0 - The 42nd Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is underway in New Mexico. It's the world's largest ballooning event.

Hundreds of people come from all over to see the more than 600 hot air balloons in the sky.

The balloon fiesta runs until October 13.