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Airships (Qbkmwd)

Definition
Mechanically propelled aircraft whose support is derived from lighter-than-air gas. Also, a lighter-than-air craft normally powered by aircraft engines, having no rigid framework. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Blimps
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Broader Term
Lighter than air craft (Qbkmw)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Balloons (Qbkmwb)