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’Baby Trump’ blimp now a world traveler, rallying point

He was born in a London pub and now his clones are floating all over the U.S. – quite literally. President Donald Trump increasingly is being tailed and trolled by …

UPDATED: Fri., May 24, 2019, 7:28 a.m.

100 years ago in Spokane: City wins seized German cannon in World War I Victory bond drive

Spokane came from behind on the final day of competition and won a seized German cannon.

100 years ago in Spokane: City considers blimp passenger service

The Spokane Chamber of Commerce discussed an exciting new possibility — a Spokane “airship charter” for passenger flights to Seattle, Tacoma and Portland.

Blimp goes down at U.S. Open golf tournament in Wisconsin

The pilot of a blimp is “OK” after the aircraft crashed near the U.S. Open in Wisconsin during the opening round of the golf tournament, a representative for the company …

World’s largest aircraft damaged on 2nd test flight

The developer of the world’s largest aircraft says the blimp-shaped airship sustained damage after it made a bumpy landing Wednesday on its second test flight in eastern England.

Lockheed’s new blimp-like hybrid airships going first to British firm

A British aviation company will be the first customer for Lockheed Martin’s blimp-like hybrid airships.