|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/030 ; 244/096 ; 244/125|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 35 인용 특허 : 8|
A lighter than air airship is disclosed that has an internal weight supporting structure. The weight supporting structure allows the airship to enjoy the advantages of both static and dynamic lift. The airship disclosed herein is lifted by both lighter than air gasses as well as wings attached to the internal weight supporting structure. A cargo container for use with the airship is also disclosed.
[ Having thus described the invention, it is now claimed:] [1.]1. An airship comprising:a fuselage; and,a supporting structure positioned internal to said fuselage, said supporting structure comprising,A) a first longitudinal member substantially side-to-side centered and top-to-bottom centered within said fuselage;B) a cross member extending toward opposite sides of said fuselage; said cross member substantially perpendicular to and supportively connected to said first longitudinal member;C) a plumb member substantially perpendicular to and supportively...