Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s the world’s largest hybrid aircraft

      The HAV304 or ‘Airlander’ is 300ft (91m) long, 113ft (34m) wide and 85ft (26m) high The largest aircraft ever seen was launched today, as its British creators promised they could deliver up to 1,000 more and transform how the world responds to international disasters. Sitting in the only “shed” in the country big enough to accommodate it – one of the two Cardington Hangers that dominate the Bedfordshire landscape – the 302ft (92m) Airlander is part plane, airship and helicopter. It can stay in the air for up to three weeks unmanned and is capable of touching … Continue reading Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s the world’s largest hybrid aircraft