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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

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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.



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

"Oh, the humanity!"


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