00 Virtual Museum
- Dr. & Mrs. A. Dale Topping L-T-A Museum Virtual Museum of the Lighter-Tan-Air Society’s Collection
01 Other Museums and Exhibits
- MAPS Air Museum – North Canton, Ohio MAPS Air Museum – Including the Control Car from the Goodyear blimp Spirit of Akron
- Summit Memory View The Lighter Than Air Society’s collection on Summit Memory
- Naval Airship Assn. Home of the Naval Airship Association
- Northeast Ohio Balloon Pilots Association
Category Archives: Balloons
Pilot an airship at the Design Museum – ‘Mind Pilot’ installation by Loop.pH
Source: The Design Museum – designmuseum.org Saturday 15 – Sunday 23 September 2018 Installation This London Design Festival, spatial laboratory Loop.pH will invite visitors to pilot an airship using the power and focus of their minds inside the museum’s atrium.
Posted in Balloons, Exhibitions Tagged balloons, helium balloon, London Live, loop.ph, Mind Pilot, The Design Museum Comments Off on Pilot an airship at the Design Museum – ‘Mind Pilot’ installation by Loop.pH
Google Spins Off Internet Balloon Project
Source: The Telegraph – telegraph.co.uk By Joseph Archer Google’s plans for a fleet of stratospheric space balloons beaming internet to remote corners of the world have moved a step closer after its parent company Alphabet spun off the project as … Continue reading
Iconic Balloons from Bristol Balloon Fiesta’s Past Set for 40th Anniversary Comeback
Source: Bristol Live – bristolpost.co.uk By Alex Wood Fan favorites’ including the Peanut Man, Michelin Man and the Superbike will be on display at this year’s festival.
France’s Lost Pigeon-and-Balloon Memorial Is Well Worth Remembering
Source: Atlas Obscura – atlasobscura.com By Cara Giaimo The statue – made by the sculptor of the Statue of Liberty – paid tribute to a flock of 19th-century war heroes.
100 Years Ago, Balloon Men Tamed the Skies Over Fritch’s Lake
Source: Akron Beacon Journal – ohio.com By Mark J. Price One of the lesser-known stories of World War I is the naval invasion of Fritch’s Lake. The Suffield Township pond, named for Portage County settlers John and Mary Fritch, served … Continue reading
Posted in Airships, Balloons, Blimps, Gas Balloons, History, Naval Air Station Tagged airship, Akron, balloons, barrage balloon, blimp, Fritch's Lake, goodyear, Naval Air Stations, observation balloon, Wingfoot Lake, World War I Leave a comment