Archive for July, 2017

Ascender 9 Progress

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Yesterday the team fitted the outer envelope on the truss structure of the Ascender 9 airship.

The next step is the installation of the inner helium lifting cells and then the motors.

Ascender 9 Keel Trusses

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Meanwhile back in Sacramento the keel, nose and cross trusses are coming together.

MiniCubes!

Monday, July 17th, 2017

Here’s a single and a double stack MiniCube up top on Away 123.

New Building at Area 42

Monday, July 17th, 2017

The new building is up at Area 42, our test site in Nevada. Once you get three buildings up can you call it a facility?