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Airfish Blimp Moves Like a Trout, Uses No Engines
A new blimp built in Switzerland uses artificial muscles to glide through air as a fish moves through water, and...
Video: World’s Biggest Airship Inflated for the First Time
Airships of the future are getting a little closer to reality. A new time-lapse video shows the world’s largest airship...
NASA and U.S. Navy Pledge to Save Silicon Valley’s Massive Airship Hangar
The landmark Hangar One needs a giant new Teflon skin to replace its toxic siding, but funding is an issue
Bigger, Better, Faster: The Quake Proof Airport, Floating Freighter and Fast-Acting Fake Platelets
Every now and then, we like to gather three things that have gone bigger, better and faster this month. This...
Prototype: Luxury Eco-Zeppelins Will Fly Future Passengers Around the World
Phileas Fogg may have hopped aboard hot air balloons, trains, and elephants in his race around the world in 80...
U.S. Army Plans to Send Giant Spy Blimp to Afghanistan
Next time you’re in Afghanistan, make sure to keep an eye out for the U.S. Army’s Space and Missile Defense...
Battlefield Blimp Tracks Low-Flying Cruise Missiles
The Army flies a blimp that can detect cruise missiles up to 300 miles away
German-American “Sperm” Dirigible Set for Maiden Flight
The unmanned airship maintains stable buoyancy by separating helium in its head from fuel cells in its tail
The Return of the Blimp
Boeing is teaming up with a Canadian company to create a new airship that can haul heavy weights in remote regions