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The balloon is tied down with several ladders and riggings to a small, brown platform. A tan rail surrounds the platform, thus preventing injury. Under the balloon is the flames to lift it, which are controlled through an oxygen tank on the deck. A black propeller is attached to the back of the balloon, which allows direction. A winch is attached to the desk, which is tied to a casket full of supplies. The winch can be lifted and dropped by means of a rope.
The adventurers used this vehicle to reach Mount Everest before Lord Sam Sinister could.
- Some versions of the set contains three game cards, which can be used with the 7417 Temple of Mount Everest.
- This set also shares a name with a ride at LEGOLAND Windsor.
- Despite appearing in the comic of the instructions Lord Sam Sinister and his plane are not featured in this set.
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|India:||7410 Jungle River | 7411 Tygurah's Roar | 7414 Elephant Caravan | 7424 Black Cruiser | 7418 Scorpion Palace | 7422 Red Eagle|
|Mount Everest:||7412 Yeti's Hideout | 7415 Aero Nomad | 7417 Temple of Mount Everest | 7423 Mountain Sleigh|
|China:||7413 Passage of Jun-Chi | 7416 Emperor's Ship | 7419 Dragon Fortress | 7420 Thunder Blazer|
|Other:||3380 Johnny Thunder | 3381 Lord Sam Sinister | 3382 Jing Lee the Wanderer|