Northrop Explores ‘Really Large’ Unmanned Airships For Freight

Northrop Grumman is looking at the potential of “really large” unmanned airships for commercial freight transport, Tom Vice, president of the company’s Aerospace Systems segment, said in Washington Aug. 20. Comparing the effect of such a system on air freight to the advent of the 747 freighter in...

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