Articles tagged “blimps”

Giant Helium-Filled Airship With Huge Travel Ambitions to Make Maiden Flight

Giant Helium-Filled Airship With Huge Travel Ambitions to Make Maiden Flight

Associated Press

The Airlander 10 is a hybrid of airline and helicopter technology and the materials it uses are geared to bring a lower carbon footprint than traditional aircraft. Whether it is for passengers or cargo, manufacturer Hybrid Air Vehicles argues that it can disrupt transportation. Officials at British Airways and United Airlines, however, need not lose any sleep.

3 years ago

Where Do the Snoopy Blimps Sleep at Night?

Where Do the Snoopy Blimps Sleep at Night?

Brad Kesler, News & Record

MetLife certainly gets a lot of advertising mileage out of its blimps, and it also draws a lot of attention to the events they cover. The blimps need airports with open fields to land and get some shuteye for the night.

6 years ago