It's the hot summer holiday travel time on the Island of Sodor British holidaymakers draw closer from far and wide to enjoyer the beauty of the island holiday cottages.
It's the busiest time of the year for Fat Controller Thomas the tank engine and friends with many new important jobs to finish.
Thomas tank engine train was exited the Fat Controller had sent him to pickup a special from the seaside Brendam docks in a anchor bay to deliver to the Tiger Moth Sodor airfield runway.
What have you got there tooted the little train Percy the green engine, its a the red balloon replied Thomas, a fun childrens party balloon asked Percy the tank engine excitedly, no said Thomas tank its not childrens party stuff this is a very special balloon ride and he chuffed away along the mid Sodor railway line tracks.
Soon Thomas the train arrived at the entrance of the airfield and hot air was puffed into the balloon. What is that puffed steam train James the red engine, a hot air balloon said Thomas tank it will take holiday makes on rides around the Paradise Island resort, taking the holiday makes on rides around the island vacations tourist spots and charming locations, doing that transport is our job wished Thomas and friends James the tank engine jealously.
Then as if by Hogwarts magic the hot air balloon North West in its direction it slowly rose, without a sound lifting high up floating away in the bright summer sky with the clouds.
What if hot air balloon trips takes our Sodor railway passengers away? Muttered red James train what will happen to us then. This made little blue Thomas tank worried suddenly he wasn't so exited about the big inflatable hot air balloon ride.
The red balloon flights could be clearly seen by every one of Thomas and his friends on the Island of Sodor lands.
Welsh dragon green Duck the great western engine gazed at it for so long GWR Duck the tank engine ran into the back of tank engine Stepney train with bump.
Why it's a floating willow wicker basket with Sir Topham Hatt's holiday folk in it said Scottish Donald the tank engine, what ever can be dreamed up next said the other twin tender Douglas train.
James and Thomas were waiting at the old wooden railway level crossing gate next to the railway signal box the two Thomas the tank engine friends were still worried about the red balloon travel trips taking there rail traveler away.
If it takes our passenger's way chuffed Thomas the train there will be no use for us steam railway engines any more, passengers should travel on the train James the tank engine said not in silly red party balloons.
Coloring the sky there was something big round and red drifted towards them, we are out of hot air shouted down a troubled voice from the Sodor Airline flight pilot captain.
Arch cried red James train what's happening, crash bag wallop went the flying inflatable airship also coming into land directly straight on top of train James and the red balloon covered him, James the red express was so frightened, he let out a huge burst of steam that inflated the balloon rind once more.
The expanding balloon rose into the sky again, well-done James train said the railway train driver your hot steam rising did perform the wonderful magic trick. O no James Thomas the tank engine called you saved the red balloon. I didn't mean it grunted train James the red engine now it's sure to take way our first class passenger customers.
Where ever the steam express red James tank engine went he could see the holiday tourist balloon carrying all the happy holidaymakers across the Island of Sodor map, he felt that the tank engines Donald and Douglas helping Percy Thomas and friends should be taking those passengers in Annie and Clarabel the faithful coaches, rails are better than hot air transport any day.
Steam train James engine arrived at the small railway line branch station house there was lost of people on the old railway station platform the Fat Controller was waiting also, well-done James and the red balloon is now fixed the Fat Controller said in a loud cheerful voice. But now all the passengers will take a ride in the hot air balloon service, the Fat Controller giggled, your correct James tank engine he said but they will require a railway-ride home in a train James the red engine was delighted at the news.
Sir Topham Hatt was right the holiday Island railway engines were busier than ever taking holiday makes to and from the grass airfield runway landing strip.
When ever Thomas and friends James and the red balloon pass each other he blows his brass steam whistles. Some times when he is asleep at night in the steam locomotives roundhouse shed James the tank engine dreams he can fly to just like the red balloon.
Watch tank engine Stepney Duck Donald and Douglas the Scottish twins, Percy Friend's n Thomas the tank engine Youtube video episode with Thomas tank James and the red balloon ride soaring across the Sodor Island.