Virtual Tour of the Goodyear Blimp

January 15th, 2021 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »

Goodyear Blimp

Grades 4-12, with parental supervision

Most of you have seen photographs of the Goodyear Blimp flying over the crowd at a major sporting event. Some of you may have even seen the Goodyear Blimp as it travels through the skies overhead. Since 1925 it has been the giant airborne icon of the world’s largest tire and rubber company. Did you ever wonder what it would be like to get a close-up view of the Goodyear Blimp? Well, now you can! 

When you get to the site, scroll down to the video to watch the building of Wingfoot One from start to finish. Then check out Behind the Scenes and Relive History from the top menu. Learn about the: 

  • Crew
  • Bases
  • Art of Flight (be sure to watch those videos)
  • Blimp Science
  • Blimp History – from the 1920s to the 2010s

Also, see the Blimp schedule under News & Events to see if it will be flying near you any time soon.

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