Category Archives: Events

Goodyear Blimp ‘Santa Claus Express’ Is Back for Toys for Tots

Once again Goodyear is teaming up with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s Toy for Tots campaign. This will be the seventh year that Goodyear will be hosting the event at its airship bases.

Posted in Airships, Blimps, Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Author of New Shenandoah Book to Participate in Buckeye Book Fair in Wooster, Ohio

Author of “The Wreck of the Naval Airship USS Shenandoah” to participate Buckeye Book Fair in Wooster, Ohio. On Saturday, November 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Jerry Copas, author of ‘The Wreck of the Naval Airship USS Shenandoah’, … Continue reading

Posted in Airships, Books, Dirigible, Events, Rigid airship | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

65th Annual Banquet and Silent Auction – Saturday, October 14, 2017

Promo flyer and registration form available. See below.   What: The Lighter-Than-Air Society’s 65th Annual Banquet and Silent Auction. Where: The Greek Community Center, 129 S Union Street, Akron, Ohio. When: Saturday, October 14, 2017. Social hour 5 p.m. Dinner … Continue reading

Posted in Annual Banquet, Events | Comments Off on 65th Annual Banquet and Silent Auction – Saturday, October 14, 2017

New Documentary: BLIMP! Sports, Broadcasting and the Goodyear Airship

Goodyear Blimp & Sports Broadcasting Film Screenings: Chagrin Documentary Film Festival & UA Campus TV Schedule

Posted in Airships, Blimps, Events, Semi-Rigid | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Props and Pistons Festival – Sept. 9 – 10, 2017

Saturday, September 9, 2017  and Sunday, September 10, 2017 This weekend The Lighter-Than-Air Society will be participating in the Props and Pistons Air Festival at the Akron-Fulton Airport, 1600 Triplett Blvd, Akron, Ohio. The Air Festival will run from 10:00 … Continue reading

Posted in Airships, Dirigible, Events, Exhibitions, Rigid airship | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment