Falcon Heene is the six-year-old balloon boy that was featured on Wife Swap. Balloon boy's family was shown on Wife Swap twice in celebration of the 100th episode of Wife Swap. Falcon Heene's father, Richard Heene, is a storm chaser and scientist. Balloon boy Falcon Heene was believed to have hijacked a helium hot air balloon. It was later found that balloon boy was never aboard the runaway balloon, but instead, hidden in the garage.