March 11, 2013

Industry News

Latest Airship Industry News

  • Don Your Way column: Taking a trip back in time over Doncaster on the Goodyear Airship 19 Apr 2018 06:20 Yorkshire Post One of my somewhat geeky passions has always been a love for aerial photography. There, I said it. But don’t stop reading just yet. I’ve always enjoyed picking up books and trawling websites showing the nation’s landmarks, buildings, countryside and …
  • Voting for airships, green energy in St. Laurent 05 Apr 2018 03:33 Interlake Spectator Manitoba continues to push concepts for solutions to greenhouse gas emissions. With northern communities such as Fisher River Cree Nation implementing geothermal technologies and introducing solar power to their building strategies, more Canadian …
  • Ascent Solar Completes Shipment of its First Ultralight Thin-Film Modules for High-Altitude Airship Applications 02 Apr 2018 10:08 MarketWatch.com THORNTON, CO, Apr 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. ASTI, +0.00% a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, lightweight and flexible thin-film photovoltaic (PV) solutions, announces that the company has …
  • York man piloted the longest nonstop blimp flight ever 18 Mar 2018 15:42 Seattle Times YORK, Pa. (AP) — Robert Bowser joined the Navy in November 1941, a month before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. He was just 17 – he needed his parents to sign off when he enlisted – and hadn’t even finished high school. He just wanted to the join the …
  • First squadron takes to sky 18 Mar 2018 15:21 News Guardian Researchers at the World War One Project are regularly coming into contact with information regarding the airfield at Cramlington, roughly on the current site of the Bassington Industrial Estate on the edge of town. Cramlington was the first Royal Flying …
  • Dubai Police plan blimp fleet as part of 10X projects 17 Mar 2018 21:23 ITP.net Dubai Police has announced plans for increased surveillance, including more cameras and a fleet of monitoring balloons, as part of its 10X projects. The police force intends to implement a ‘Police Without Policemen' initiative as part of the Dubai 10X …
  • Blimp tows water skier across Southern California lake 16 Mar 2018 18:24 WAOW Authorities said Friday that the cables suspending a pedestrian bridge were being tightened after a "stress test" when the 950-ton concrete span collapsed over traffic, killing at least six people and injuring 10More >> Authorities said …
  • Urban Airship announces new features for automated messaging 09 Mar 2018 22:27 TechCrunch Urban Airship recently announced new capabilities designed to allow app developers to deliver the right message to their users at exactly the right time. Senior Vice President of Product and Engineering Mike Herrick explained that the company (which …
  • Urban Airship Expands Its Platform for In-App Engagement 08 Mar 2018 18:06 Destination CRM Urban Airship today launched an in-app automation engine to help companies create rich, interactive in-app messages that instantly display based on customers' behavioral and lifecycle events with automation logic included in the app itself. Marketers …
  • France pumped up over cargo airships 08 Mar 2018 09:52 Phys.org Paris used an airship in 2014 to measure air pollution France will pump up to 25 million euros ($31 million) into a fleet of rigid airships for transporting heavy cargo, the country's public investment bank said in a statement Wednesday. The rigid …