Town Square

Post a New Topic

Company floats Zeppelin idea

Original post made on Nov 18, 2007

Los Gatos-based Airship Ventures is hoping NASA, the city and Moffett Field's neighbors like the idea of making up to 1,000 flights of Zeppelin NTs per year out of the airfield.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, November 13, 2007, 8:58 PM

Comments (2)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by jack lee
a resident of another community
on Nov 18, 2007 at 12:17 pm


It's a lot harder to fly a zeppelin then most people think.

They tend to be hard to handle when the winds get ugly.

I'll be very impressed if they can hit that flight rate.

They may need to invest in some very expensive ground equipment to help out.



 +   Like this comment
Posted by Ago
a resident of North Whisman
on Nov 20, 2007 at 8:19 am

"Oh, the humanity!"


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Mixx, Scott's Seafood replacement, opens in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 12 comments | 3,112 views

Ten Steps to Get Started with Financial Aid
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 2,077 views

To Cambodia With Love
By Laura Stec | 4 comments | 1,781 views

All Parking Permits Should Have a Fee
By Steve Levy | 23 comments | 1,689 views

Life in fast forward
By Jessica T | 3 comments | 1,017 views