This article has been excerpted from aircargoworld.com
The Aeroscraft, a dirigible designed to carry cargo around the world, is being developed by aircraft manufacturer Aeros. The prototype was successfully tested at the company’s headquarters in Los Angeles.
The numbers are colossal. The Aeroscraft has a length of 555 feet (169 meters), more than twice that of a B777F. Its range is 3,567 miles (5,741 kilometers), about the distance from New York City to London.
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