Lockheed Hybrid Airship to Haul Helium A company that plans to extract helium from sites in Tanzania has partnered with Hybrid Enterprises to explore using Lockheed Martin’s LMH-1 large hybrid airship to transport the liquid helium recovered. Helium is created by the decay of naturally occurring radioactive elements in rocks. Once liberated, it is transported by groundwater and can accumulate in porous geological formations such as sandstone. Helium is usually extracted from natural ...
SUBSCRIBE TO ACCESS THIS ARTICLE
"The Week in Technology, April 10-14, 2017" is part of Aviation Week & Space Technology’s subscription package. Click “subscribe now” below to view your options.
Current Aviation Week & Space Technology magazine subscribers: simply use your subscriber email to log in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account).
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.