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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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http://news.discovery.com/tech/robotics/drones-watch-over-us-highways-130130.htm
http://news.discovery.com/autos/military-vehicles/massive-airship-flying-start-130205.htm
http://gizmodo.com/5932902/the-armys-gigantic-300+foot-drone-blimp-is-alive-over-new-jersey
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Blimp - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BlimpShare
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"
science.howstuffworks.com/transport/flight/modern/blimp.htm
Blimps combine the simple buoyancy of a hot air balloon with the technology of an airplane. Learn all about these lighter-than-air vehicles.

PERSONAL BLIMP
www.personalblimp.com/
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 ...
www.wired.com/dangerroom/2012/10/blimp/Share
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

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