A Maryland congressman says he will not support the Pentagon’s request to reinstate the military exercise suspended when a radar-carrying blimp broke away from its mooring and floated over Pennsylvania.
The Army has received 12 claims for over $300,000 in damages attributed to a wayward blimp that broke loose in Maryland and came to rest in the Pennsylvania countryside in October.
MUNCY, Pa. (AP) — The Army has begun taking claims for damages caused by a wayward blimp that broke loose in Maryland and came to rest in the Pennsylvania countryside. The Army says Friday people…
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Army says it won’t install high-powered video cameras on two blimp-like surveillance aircraft that will start hovering above suburban Baltimore in December. Maj. Beth Smith of the North American Aerospace Defense…
The blimp-like aircraft called aerostats are
designed to protect against terrorist attacks
from thousands of feet above the clouds.