Saturday, October 29, 2016 – 64th Annual Banquet and Silent Auction






What: The Lighter-Than-Air Society’s 64th Annual Banquet and Silent Auction.

When: Saturday, October 29, 2016.

Where: The Greek Community Center, 129 S Union Street, Akron, Ohio.

Speaker: Troy Bradley, award winning hot-air balloon pilot.

This year’s auction will once again include a certificate for a flight for two (2), on a Goodyear blimp. This certificate has been donated by The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company.

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Savannah James to Christen Newest Goodyear Blimp – Wingfoot Two

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Akron Native Joins Ranks of Remarkable Women

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Czech center builds giant ‘airship’ for literature

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By Karel Janicek

Is that a zeppelin on the roof?

The huge object appears to have landed on the roof of the DOX Centre for Contemporary Art in the Czech capital.

The wooden and metal structure, envisioned as a home for literature, is another project of the center known for its challenging exhibitions and installations.

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Goodyear Blimp to Visit Canada

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Iconic Airship to Flyover Niagara Falls and Provide Coverage of the World Cup of Hockey

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Canadian Airship Developer Signs Deal for African Relief

solar_ship_croppedSource: Northern Ontario Business –

By: Northern Ontario Business staff

Canadian airship manufacturer Solar Ship has announced an agreement to sell four aircraft to Manaf Freighters for disaster relief in Africa.

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Touchdown! Team SUI-01 Crosses the Sea to Greece to Win


Team SUI-01: “So now we are descending over beautiful flat ground. Thank you to all our team for the fantastic support. It was a great time and we can still find it hard to believe that our dream is about to come true…”

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