Robotic “Spiders” Repair Holes In Hybrid Airships
The Lockheed Martin Skunkworks is famous for creating spy planes like the SR71 Blackbird. The Skunkworks engineers are now working on a new kind of airship. And they have also designed a novel solution for repairing the skin of their airship, robots.
Source: BBC Click
Read more: lockheedmartin.com & dailymail.co.uk
– The Future of Aviation
– Hybrid Air Vehicles – Airlander 10
– Futuristic Blimps
– The Future of Robotics
See how Lockheed Martin Skunk Works’ patented SPIDER (Self-Propelled Instrument for Damage Evaluation and Repair) solves one of the greatest challenges faced by the airship industry.