A Revival Of The Blimp

A Revival Of The Blimp

The archaic technology may offer an alternative solution to air travel.

Lisa Baldini
  • 21 july 2010

As convenient as air travel is, we are facing mounting costs for fuel, issues with flight cancellation, and the over saturation of airport traffic. As we look for more cost effective, environmentally friendly ways to transport goods over long distances, blimps have emerged as viable options — with the US government recently setting aside funding for research and development.

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