GZ 20A Goodyear LZN07-101
First Flown 1972

First oGZ20A (Earlier  models date back to 1919)

Overall Length 192 ft. 246.4 ft.
Max. Width 50 ft. 64.79 ft.
Max. Envelope Width 45.92 ft. 46.45 ft.
Overall Height 59.54 ft. 57.51 ft.
Internal Framework None Aluminum and Carbon Fiber Trusses
Envelope Type Dacron/Neoprene Polyurethane, Polyester and Tedlar film
Envelope Volume 202,700 cu.ft. 297,527 cu.ft.
Envelope Life 10-14 years 10 years+
Max. Weight 12,840 lbs. 19,780 lbs. (without Helium)
Max. Speed 50 mph 73 mph
Gondola Seating  (1) 7 Configurable up to 12 + 2 crew
Gondola Weight Empty 3,472 lbs. 2,626 lbs
Static Lift 2,530 lbs. 2,940 lbs.
Max. Dynamic Lift 800 lbs. 1,102 lbs.
Total Usable Lift 3,330 lbs. 4,042 lbs.
Engines/Type 2 Pusher 3 Vectored
Engine Horsepower 210 each 200 each
Endurance 24 hours 24-40 hours (2)
Noise Level in Decibels In/Outside Gondola 110/110 64/ 69.4  (3)

1.Seating configuration for the new Goodyear blimp is subject to adjustment as assignments and lift conditions vary.

2.Based on cruise power, maximum fuel load and optimum atmospheric conditions. Maximum endurance is in conjunction with optional extended range kit.

3.External noise level at 1,000 feet AGL at max. continuous power on all engines, measurement according to ICAO Annex 16. Vol. 1, Chapter VI.

All data compiled from FAA and EASA (European) government type certificate data sheets, manufacturer’s manuals and website specifics. All data of the New Goodyear Blimp refer to the Zeppelin LZ N07-101.