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    Official: Goodyear launches massive new blimp, needs your help naming it [w/videos]
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    Goodyear has announced that it has completed construction on an all-new blimp, and it's asking for your help in naming the thing. The new airship is more technologically advanced than any of the company's three blimps in current operation, as well as being larger, faster and more maneuverable. ...

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    Report: Goodyear replacing fleet of blimps with zeppelins
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    Say goodbye to the old fleet of Goodyear blimps and hello to the new fleet, which has started construction – only this time the "blimps" are actually zeppelins, or semi-rigid airships with framework (aluminum and carbon fiber in this case) to support their structure, engines and gas-filled ...

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    Above the Autoblog Garage: The Goodyear Blimp
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    Click above for a high-res gallery. With excursions in light aircraft, aerobatic planes, commercial jets, and helicopters already under our belt, we jumped on Goodyear's invite to take a flight in one of its three blimps stationed (or should we say tethered) in North America. The world's largest ...

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    Paris Motor Show: Skoda floats in the Roomster
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    We wandered into Skoda's booth at the Paris Auto Show expecting to catch our first up-close look at the much-lauded Roomster. What we didn't expect was that we'd spot it in dirigible form, silently gliding 15 feet over our heads. Apparently floated as a trial balloon for a new series of ...

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    Goodyear launches the Spirit of Innovation
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    Goodyear's newest blimp, the Spirit of Innovation, was christened Wednesday at Goodyear's Wingfoot Lake Airship hangar in Akron, Ohio. The aircraft, which had undergone testing for the past year only under its Federal Aviation Administration moniker N2A, was named the Spirit of ...

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