The Western Reserve Historical Society Unveils its Latest Acquisition – a Goodyear Blimp Gondola

SONY DSCThe Crawford Auto Aviation Collection of the Western Reserve Historical Society unveiled its latest acquisition today, February 25th. The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company donated the gondola from the Spirit of Goodyear blimp which was retired from service last year. Continue reading

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Aeros Completes Critical Design Review for New ‘40E Sky Dragon’ Airship

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Initiates Fabrication and Vehicle Assembly

Worldwide Aeros Corp. (Aeros), a lighter-than-air (LTA) aircraft manufacturer operating with a FAA Production Certificate, announced today the Critical Design Review (CDR) for the company’s latest airship has been successfully completed and production initiated on 40E ‘Sky Dragon’ at the Aeros’ engineering and production headquarters in Montebello.

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Goodyear Donates Blimp Gondola to Crawford Auto Aviation Museum

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The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company  announced today that it will donate the gondola from the Spirit of Goodyear blimp to the Crawford Auto Aviation Museum of the Western Reserve Historical Society in Cleveland.

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Hybrid Air Vehicles Launches Engine Test Program for Airlander 10

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Hybrid Air Vehicles are pleased to have welcomed Sir Gerald Howarth, MP who has officially started the Airlander 10 Engine Test Program.  This marks another major milestone on the journey to bring the Airlander 10 to flight in the UK.

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Project Loon: Google’s Stratospheric Internet Balloons

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By Tom Simonite

Billions of people could get online for the first time thanks to helium balloons that Google will soon send over many places cell towers don’t reach.
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