About Us | Grega Trcek, Pilot
Grega Trcek is pilot at Global Ballooning. He joined us, as a pilot, 3 years ago.
His duties are: flying over Melbourne in a safe and enjoyable way
What I like most about my job: make people happy and show them the beauty of hot air ballooning and nature.
If I could share one tip with a new employee, it would be: listen to the experienced old guys , they know what they are doing, there is no need to be “brave” in the air, be happy in the air and on the ground
What is the most enjoyable part of your job? See people discover the beauties of hot air ballooning, and enjoying myself in the sky drifting with the winds and mother nature
Describe yourself in three words: Adventurous, patient, determined
What was your worst ever job? In every job I find positive things
If you weren't doing this job, what would you be? ballooning
How many times have you been ballooning? Many ( nearly half of my life )
In which locations have you flown over? Flew over North Pole as a part of an International expedition to North Pole in 1999 organised by the Russian Sport Aviation Federation. Made flights over the Dachtein Glacier in Austria. Regulary flying over the Alps , Alp region of Bled and city of Ljubljana. I have been flying in Slovenia, Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Poland, Netherlands, France, Italy, Spain, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Russia, Japan, US of America.
If you could chose one place in the world to fly over in a hot air balloon where would it be? Masai Mara