Historic Lansdowne Home for Sale by Owner

FrontGreenville, Ohio landmark is birthplace of Zachary Lansdowne, commander of ill-fated navy airship USS Shenandoah.

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Thales-Finmeccanica JV-Led Team Gets French Govt Support on Stratobus Airship Development Project

Stratobus in the stratosphereSource: ExecutiveBiz – executivebiz.com

By: Jane Edwards

A team led by a joint venture of Thales Group and Finmeccanica has received approximately $19.2 million in funds from the French government to conduct research and development work over two years on an autonomous airship.

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New Airships to Get Second Wind in Dubai

airlander10Source: Airways News – airwaysnews.com

By: Alan Dron

Dubai, already a huge aviation hub that is forecast to draw an astonishing 37.5% of its entire GDP from aviation-related activities by 2020, is on the verge of adding another string to its bow with the start of hybrid airship activities there.

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Massive Airlander 10 Airship Officially Named ‘The Martha Gwyn’

Philip Gwyn and the Duke of Kent Source: BOB fm Home Counties – bobfm.co.uk

The Airlander 10 airship, based in Bedfordshire, has been officially named ‘The Martha Gwyn’ by the Duke of Kent…

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Airlander Cleared for Take-Off

01 Yellow airduct keeps Airlander inflatedSource: Hybrid Air Vehicles

We are delighted to announce that we have now received the 2 key documents needed for First Flight from our regulators.

 

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Goodyear Unveils Its Second Zeppelin NT

SONY DSCNew airship to be named Wingfoot Two Registration will be N2A

On April 8th, Goodyear officially unveiled its new Goodyear Blimp NT. The airship is currently undergoing test flights and certification operations. Continue reading

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