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Irina Tiukhtyaev writes a congratulatory message to her husband, pilot Leonid Tiukhtyaev, on a champagne bottle during a celebration at the Two Eagles Balloon mission control in Albuquerque, N.M., on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. Leonid Tiukhtyaev and fellow pilot Troy Bradley successfully crossed the Pacific Ocean in their helium-filled balloon and surpassed two major distance and duration records. (AP Photos/Susan Montoya Bryan)

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