Part of the Alberta Aviation Museum lecture series.
Speaker Neil Taylor, Alberta Aviation Musuem Historian, will talk about the history of airship development through the early experimental years, conflict in the First World War, the golden age of airships between the wars, and their eventual decline in usage up to the early 1960s. Particular attention will be given to airship use in the Arctic.
Guest speaker Dr. Grant Cool, Cheif Operating Officer of Hybrid Enterprises LLC, will provide an introduction to Hybrid Airship Technology, its benefits and advantages, disruptive opportunities and applications for remote operations in Canada, and the future of global transportation.
Members $8, Non-Members $10
Doors open at 6:30pm
Light refreshments will be included!