PODCAST: Cautionary Tales Ep 4 – The Deadly Airship Race

By Tim Harford Listen to podcast here: http://timharford.com/2019/11/cautionary-tales-ep-4-the-deadly-airship-race/ “A British Lord wanted to build the best airship in the world – and so he had two rival design teams battle it out to win the juicy government contract. Competition is supposed to bring the best out of people, but run in the wrong way it […]

PODCAST: Could airships be the cargo carriers of the future?

By Hugh Riminton on Sunday Extra Listen to podcast here: https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/sundayextra/11751856 With growing concerns about the high GHG emissions produced by jet aircraft and shipping, scientists and engineers are looking at a new generation of low or no-emission airships to carry cargo around the world. Guest: Barry Prentice – President of Buoyant Aircraft Systems International […]

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