The most recent Goodyear blimp to take the skies, Wingfoot 3, based locally at the Wingfoot Lake hangar in Suffield, Ohio.
History on how MAPS Air Museum came into having the “Spirit of Akron” gondola and envelope, including the restoration.
Here is a synopsis of the varying sizes, types and specs of the Goodyear fleet over the last century.
Confused on the difference of airships, dirigibles, zeppelins and blimps? This link helps clarify the difference of these names.
Akron has its own museum dedicated to lighter-than-air airships in downtown Akron:
The Lighter-Than-Air Society526 S Main St # 406, Akron, OH 44311