Tag Archives: dirigibles

  1. Arctic Airships Part 3: Amundsen vs Nobile

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    06/08/2013 by noonobservation

    The final part of my epic trilogy of Arctic Airship posts has taken a little longer than I hoped due …
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  2. Alberto Santos-Dumont, Dirigibles and Dinosaurs

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    25/04/2013 by noonobservation

    I have recently become enamoured of the dirigible – that evolutionary dinosaur of aviation. Like the diplodocus, dirigibles were huge, slow, difficult to …
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