University of Manitoba professor and Bouyant Aircraft Systems International president Barry Prentice stands beside an airship prototype his team has been using to conduct experiments in Winnipeg. - photo courtesy of Barry Prentice
Airships offer an answer
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For many the term airship is associated with the Goodyear tire blimp at football games, but the oft-mocked mode of transportation could make a comeback as the solution to infrastructure woes in Canada's North.
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