AIRSHIP OPERATIONS INC.



SKYSHIP 500 HL
BLIMP/AIRSHIP SPECIFICATION

Dimensions:
Length: 194 Feet / 59.1 Meters 
Height: 67 Feet / 20.3 Meters 
Width: 63 Feet / 19.2 Meters 

Volume:
235,400 Cubic Feet/6666 Cubic Meters 

Lifting Gas: 
Helium (non-flammable) 

Maximum Passenger Capacity:
Up to nine plus the Captain and Co-Pilot 

Performance: 
Cruising Speed: 35 mph 
Maximum Speed: 62 mph 
Cruising Altitude: 1,000 - 3,000 feet 
Maximum Altitude: 7,000 feet 
Maximum Range: 400 miles 

Engine: 
Two Porsche 930 engines 205 hp each 

Fuel:
Avgas 100 LL 
140.0 gallons usable fuel 

Gondola:
Length: 32 feet / 9.75 Meters
Width: 7 feet / 2.13 Meters
Headroom: 6.3 feet / 1.92 Meters (Restroom available) 

Envelope Fabric:
Polyurethane-coated Polyester Synthetic 

Television Broadcast Capacity: 
Ability to carry state-of-the-art, gyro stabilized camera system (FAA approved either side mount or floor mount) 

Operating Personnel:
20-person crew, including Pilots, Mechanics, Riggers, Electricians, Computer Technicians and Ground Crew 

Ground Support Vehicles: (Graphics designed to client's specifications) 
Bus: Lounge seating and full office space 
Passenger Van: Designed to carry up to 10 passengers 
Mechanics Tractor Trailer: Equipped with mechanics workstation and tool bench 
Service Vehicle: Transports mobile mast and other support equipment 
Mast Truck: Equipped with retractable mooring mast and retractable hydraulic stabilizers 

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