Category Archives: Air ship

Zeppelin-Super-Drones

Drones are in, just ask an armed forces general or other delivery specialist. Need a 50-ton tank delivered in the middle of the tundra? No problem. Or need a few containers of Christmas ribbons at the North Pole for Santa … Continue reading

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Production Is Underway On The World’s Largest Aircraft

Big, even by blimp standards California-based airship maker Aeros has announced that production has commenced on the Aeroscraft ML866, the world’s largest aircraft. The blimp has entered a ‘design freeze’, with the company now focused on building the airship’s patented … Continue reading

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Goodyear Blimp Spirit of America Will Be Decommissioned This Week At Tustin Hangar

The Goodyear Blimp bobbles a few feet of the ground, awaiting one of its final takeoffs. “We’re coming off the mast,” pilot Bill Bayliss announces, as the 192-foot blimp is freed from its mooring. The Spirit of America will rise … Continue reading

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How Hybrid Airships Could Bring Back A Centuries-old Idea To The Skies

Defence giant Lockheed Martin sets its sights on the mining and oil & gas industries with a new generation of airships A new age of airships could be upon us. US defence group Lockheed Martin has developed a “hybrid” airship … Continue reading

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Lawsuit Filed Against Navy for Destroyed Experimental Airship

The makers of a state-of-the art airship have filed a $65 million lawsuit against the U.S. Navy after the helium-filled dirigible was crushed when part of the roof of the hangar where it was stored collapsed on it. The suit, … Continue reading

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