Patent GB-1885-14827

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Brewer & Alexander:

This specification describes the construction of elongated navigable balloons, in which a metal frame is employed within the aërostat. The balloons are propelled and steered by screws, and the interiors of the balloons are subdivided into several gas-tight compartments.


Year filed 1885
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Patent number 14827
Inventors Eugene F. Falconnet
Inventor country US
Applicant person William Robert Lake
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Original title Navigable balloons
English title Navigable balloons
Tech fields LTA, balloon, frame, propeller, propulsion, compartments, metal
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Related to aircraft? Yes
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Family year 1885
First filing? No
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