you will find an extensive history relating to all of the British
Airships from 1900 to the present day. The Trust is a charitable,
not for profit, voluntary run organisation based in the U.K
aiming to promote the interest and study in the history of airships
and lighter than air travel, along with the preservation of
Cardington airship station and its principal buildings
Browsing the Online Archive....
Airship Unboxing - What's in your box? As part of the Bedford
Creative Arts "Airship Dreams" project we are looking
for our members and the public to join in this fun oral history
recording project, to record for posterity what connects you to
airships, and why? ......more
Wallis' R80, the first truly streamlined ship celebrates it's centenary
of it's first flight......more
Whitworth's R39, a ship started but never completed... new research
unveils what happened to the sister of the R 38 ....more
our archive of Dirigible Magazines
... all of our archive of our in-house magazine is now available
to be researched and downloaed ....
The First Private Airship .....Read
the story of the first British private airship
Developments AD 500...The fist airship of a new Era... read
the story of how this ship launched the new generation of airships....
Airship Corporation .... the Isle of Man company who developed the
ANR 1 in the 1980's added to the Airship Index ...
have regular updates to our Facebook pages...join the conversations
and new updates now
Creative Arts "Airship Dreams"... AHT teams up with
the great new Bedford Creative Arts Project.....more
IMPORTANT CORONA VIRUS UPDATE*** ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING CANCELLED....more
Airship Conference Call for papers - come and join us at
the 2020 Joint Airship Convention in Bedford...
10 production design "nose to tail" changes released...
Edition R-100 90th Anniversary Commemorative Cover available...
can be divided up in to 3 categories. Rigid, semi-rigid and non-rigid.
Rigid means that the airship contains a skeletal frame structure
("keel") and non-rigid means that it is devoid of internal