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11.04.15
Runaway blimp prompts the US to freeze a missile defense program
11.04.15

Runaway blimp prompts the US to freeze a missile defense program

The US military is putting a hold on its JLENS missile defense program after last week's runaway blimp episode.

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10.28.15
The US Army lost control of a radar blimp
10.28.15

The US Army lost control of a radar blimp

If you see a big white blimp flying over central Pennsylvania, don't be alarmed -- it's 'just' a US Army blimp on the loose.

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03.14.14
Goodyear's first new blimp design in 45 years... isn't actually a blimp
03.14.14

Goodyear's first new blimp design in 45 years... isn't actually a blimp

For 45 years, Goodyear has been using the same ole model for its Blimp fleet, famous for flashing...

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06.29.13
Airships arrive in SimCity
06.29.13

Airships arrive in SimCity

The world's most whimsically impractical mode of transportation (read: airships) is now available t...

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05.15.13
Google AirShow streams Google I/O live from several RC blimps (hands-on video)
05.15.13

Google AirShow streams Google I/O live from several RC blimps (hands-on video)

Yes, there's a fleet of camera-equipped, remote-controlled blimps live-streaming a bird's-eye view...

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02.01.13
Flying Fortress Lego blimp lords over us with a Mindstorms-based iron fist (video)
02.01.13

Flying Fortress Lego blimp lords over us with a Mindstorms-based iron fist (video)

Most Lego Mindstorms constructions have never slipped the surly bonds of Earth. The Flying Fortres...

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08.09.12
US Army's LEMV spy blimp spotted hovering over New Jersey, may take up cargo duties (video)
08.09.12

US Army's LEMV spy blimp spotted hovering over New Jersey, may take up cargo duties (video)

The US Army's not-so-secret Long Endurance Multi-Intelligence Vehicle (LEMV) spy blimp is better a...

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07.21.12
Alt-week 7.21.12: Outer space, flying hotels and federal trolls
07.21.12

Alt-week 7.21.12: Outer space, flying hotels and federal trolls

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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