The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company unveiled its latest airship in Ohio last week. The blimp is an all-new, state-of-the-art version that is larger, faster, more maneuverable than previous models. In fact, it’s not really a blimp – it’s a zeppelin. It’s the first of three zeppelins the company plans to build, and it’s newest one has started making test flights this month from Goodyear’s Wingfoot Lake Hangar in Ohio.
Goodyear currently has three blimps flying in the U.S. to advertise the company. In what year did Goodyear build and operate its first commercial blimp?