Richard Heene

Richard Heene is the father of balloon boy, aka Falcon Heene, whose harrowing accidental flight in a helium baloon is being broadcast to the nation right now.

Heene, an amateur storm chaser in Fort Collins, has had a brush with celebrity in the past, in the form of this episode of “Wife Swap”.

 
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