Tuesday, December 30, 2008
Airship Ventures Zepplin Christened Eureka
Naming Zepplin Earns Oakland Couple Lofty Prize
Airship Ventures a company that recently started service with their Zeppelin NT airship in the SF Bay area had a naming contest for their new ship. Christopher Humphrey won an online contest to pick the name of the aircraft, which is 15 feet longer than a Boeing 747. He submitted "Eureka," which was a code word for the project during its design.
Check out the full article here. And here is a better link to the video featured in the article. Be sure to also check out Airships Ventures site.
Lighter than air travel is back! Even if you do have to go to San Francisco to do it.