TechCrunchThe World’s Largest Aircraft Breaks Cover in Silicon Valley
The world is getting its first look at Pathfinder 1, a prototype electric airship that will kickstart a new era in climate-friendly air travel, and accelerate the humanitarian work of its funder.
Popular MechanicsThe Electric Airship Revolution Is Almost Here. Are We Ready?
Companies around the world, including one backed by Google co-founder Sergey Brin, are hoping to resurrect the airship as a green energy, cargo-hauling alternative, but a few obstacles still remain.
MIT Technology ReviewWelcome to the big blimp boom
In May, the somewhat secretive Sergey Brin–backed company LTA Research, which has been working on airships since 2016, announced that it’s ready to unveil its first, the Pathfinder 1.
Bloomberg BusinessweekThe Next Big Idea in Lighter-Than-Air
After years of work, LTA is getting ready to unveil Pathfinder 1, the first in what the company intends to be a large fleet of airships.
United Nations ESCAPAirship technology for air connectivity and humanitarian aid in the Caribbean and the Pacific
The Airship transport alternative, in its diverse engineering variants, has the potential to be a game-changing technology with significant development in recent years.
IEEE SpectrumThe Tech Is Finally Good Enough for an Airship Revival
At Moffett Field in Mountain View, Calif., Lighter Than Air (LTA) Research is floating a new approach to a technology that saw its rise and fall a century ago: airships.
Air Cargo NewsAirships have a role to play in sustainable air cargo supply chains
Airships offer efficiency and flexibility for air cargo operations and could play an important role in zero emissions aviation goals.
BBC FutureThe giant hangar poised for an aviation revolution
Airships could offer a much cleaner and quieter alternative for some aspects of the aviation market. In a former airship factory, a new generation are taking shape.
Aersospace Testing InternationalAirship firm LTA Research scaling up for first flight
Work to build the largest airship in the world is ramping up in advance of the first flight of its design, which could happen before the end of this year.
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