|September 8, 1948
|75 YEARS OLD
Per Lindstrand, the renowned Swedish pilot, is estimated to have a net worth of $5.1 billion by 2024. Known for his impressive skills and expertise in aviation, Lindstrand has acquired substantial wealth throughout his career. With vast experience in piloting, Lindstrand has conquered the skies and earned recognition both nationally and internationally. His remarkable net worth is a testament to his exceptional abilities as a pilot and his dedication to his craft.
Aeronautical engineer and entrepreneur best known for his record-breaking hot air balloon flights.
He served as an Engineering Officer in the Swedish Air Force and flew his first balloon flight in the early 1970s.
He set a world record in 1991 by flying 6,761 miles in his hot air balloon, the Virgin Pacific Flyer.
He grew up in Sweden, but decided to found his hot air balloon company in England.
He flew across the Atlantic and later attempted an around-the-world flight with the British billionaire and adventurer Richard Branson.