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Blimp painting by David Egge for an article in Future Life magazine Dec 1979

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Lockheed Martin Airship

Hindenburg, Kurt Bauer at the elevator wheel, as seen from the Navigation Room.

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Freight Blimps : Helium-powered airships

Helium-Powered Airships to Transport Cargo #eco #vehicles

C-2 Army blimp makes record flight through fog and storm. Photographed upon arrival at Bolling Field. A powerful searchlight helped guide the craft through heavy fogs. -- Washington Post, July 29, 1922 July 1922. Washington, D.C. C-2 dirigible at Bolling Field. A few months later it met a fiery end in a hangar explosion in Texas.

from Popular Mechanics

4 New 'Blimp' Designs Bring Return of the Airship

I think this actually exists. Please tell me this actually exists. If it does, than all we need are safe jetpacks and I'm willing to officially declare this the future.