Source: Daily Breeze – dailybreeze.com
By Sandy Mazza
A community celebration for the 10th anniversary of the “Spirit of Innovation” blimp now housed at Carson’s Goodyear base will take place Tuesday [June 21].
Greenville, Ohio landmark is birthplace of Zachary Lansdowne, commander of ill-fated navy airship USS Shenandoah.
Source: Sputnik International – sputniknews.com
The Russian Aerospace Forces are about to be expanded as the Defense Ministry intends to establish an aerostatics division, in an attempt to expand the battlefield use of blimps and balloons.
Posted in Aerostats, Airships
Tagged aerostat, Aerostatics Division, blimp, dirigible, Dozor-class aerostat, DP-29 unmanned blimp, electronic warfare equipment, Rostec, Russian Aerospace Forces, surveillance, unmanned airship, Vega Radio Engineering Corp
Source: Air and Space Magazine – airspacemag.com
By Edward Brooke-Hitching
For some reason this bizarre pastime never really took off.