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Synonyms for airship

zeppelin

Synonyms for airship

a steerable self-propelled aircraft

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Alcoa secured an innovation participation concurrence with COMAC in 2009 analyzing propelled aluminum structural ideas, outlines and composites for the C919 air ship.
An Air Ship with a 66-ton payload is nearing completion and is scheduled for testing in November 2012 and to fly in early 2013.
International Aid is seeking to air ship additional supplies of baby items -- 70 pallets of diapers, six pallets of baby juice and a pallet of layettes.
Among its most conspicuous features is the 30-meter-high minaret which in addition to its traditional function of carrying out the muezzin's calls to prayers, works as a lighthouse, offering much-valued assistance to watercrafts, boats and air ships.
Q My son has four vintage Star Trek air ships and 10 figures.
Col Edward Kaharik, III, Hybrid Air Ships Program, USTRANSCOM
Whether it's the air ships floating above the city or its inhabitants, whose dress seems inspired by Captain Hook, Planesrunner is a visually, if densely, written tale of sci-fi suspense that ponders big questions with wonderment and heart.
Working closely with military commanders, the department had also been able to buy and field 13 smaller aerostats, or air ships built by Lockheed Martin Corp and other companies, to provide continuous surveillance over military bases in Afghanistan, Lemnios said.
To construct the Houston dome, heavy-lifting helicopters and helium-filled air ships would be used to construct the pieces on top of the 1,500 foot tall building.