blimp

Started Oct 20, 2012 | Discussions thread
Valentinian
OP Valentinian Contributing Member • Posts: 829
Re: blimp

grumpyolderman wrote:

I bet this was an impressive sight, what did they do with the Helium, just vented it t the atmosphere r did they collect it for re-use?

JL Thanks. I don't know (didn't even ask myself that question - I should have, but I was kept playng tennis). However, my guess is that they saved the helium. But now, if understand right what am reading in the Sun Sentinel newspaper, they removed the helium to do some repairs. And, - check this link - http://www.ksl.com/?nid=157&sid=22653521 - the repairs didn't work out, and the blimp was forced to do an emergency landing the day after. if this was Mitt Romney advertising blimp, as I am guessing.

 Valentinian's gear list:Valentinian's gear list
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 Olympus PEN E-PM2 Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm F1.7 ASPH Panasonic 100-300mm F4-5.6 II Panasonic 35-100mm F2.8 II +1 more
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow