Source: Akron Beacon Journal – Ohio.com
By Jim Mackinnon – Beacon Journal business writer
Goodyear has started building a second semi-rigid Zeppelin airship inside its Wingfoot Lake blimp base.
Posted in Airships, Blimps, Dirigible, Uncategorized
Tagged airship, blimp, Blimp Hangar, Blimp NT, goodyear, Wingfoot Lake, Wingfoot One, zeppelin
Source: IEEE Spectrum – spectrum.ieee.org
By Evan Ackerman
Should crewed exploration of Venus come before we try to go to Mars?
Source: Smithsonian Magazine – smithsonianmag.com
By Joni Blecher, XPRIZE contributor smithsonian.com
Moored to a base with batteries, the Zephyr collects enough solar energy to power 15 relief tents and a telecommunications network
Read two articles regarding the progress that Google is making on Project Loon, a system of stratospheric helium balloons to provide Wi-Fi connectivity to remote areas.
Source: The Independent – independent.co.uk
Up, Up and Away on Google’s Wi-Fi Balloon