Air ship could revolutionize military logistics
Thunderbird 2 flies again: The astonishing airship set to revolutionise haulage, tourism... and warfare
The downside is that it is a big target if your fighters have not already suppressed enemy ground fire and his air assets. The upside is you would not have too much concern about IEDs. There are more images and a short video at the link above.
- The Aeroscraft can carry three times more than the biggest military cargo planes over thousands of miles
- Heavily backed by the U.S. military, it is now at the prototype stage and is set for its first test flight
- It is capable of vertical take off and landing and doesn't even need a landing strip