Why Blimps Are Better Than Airplanes
Zeppelins (Blimps) were first flown commercially in 1910 by Deutsche Luftschiffahrts-AG (DELAG), the world's first airline in revenue service. Blimps are back! And they can do a lot more than advertise for tire companies and explode in huge hydrogen fires! Find out why the blimp may be making a big time comeback.
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Blimp - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A blimp, or non-rigid airship, is a floating airship without an internal supporting framework, or a keel. A non-rigid airship differs from a semi-rigid airship
HowStuffWorks "How Blimps Work"
Blimps combine the simple buoyancy of a hot air balloon with the technology of an airplane. Learn all about these lighter-than-air vehicles.
You'll find a great deal of information about why this aircraft is unique (e.g. It's the most maneuverable blimp ever built.), how it was developed
Army's Giant Spy Blimp Plan for Afghanistan Set Adrift | Danger ...
The military's distant dream of a floating eye in the sky may have become even more distant. Just over two months after the inaugural test flight