Gallery: Bloon: Zero2Infinity Proposes Eco Friendly Near-Space Travel W...

 
With a scaled prototype test under their belts, the company hopes to perform their first human test flight in 2012 in a 'minibloon' craft.

Read the rest of this entry »

LEAVE A COMMENT

or your inhabitat account below



3 Comments

  1. CyborgSix August 26, 2011 at 2:24 pm

    Maybe they could locate to some where with little to no air traffic (seems like they would have to anyway), keep the “Bloon” tethered and reel it back at the end.

  2. caeman August 16, 2011 at 12:36 pm

    With Helium reserves a finite and shrinking resource, maybe another form near-space travel should be considered.

  3. Bardsworld August 16, 2011 at 12:25 pm

    So using vast amounts of a non-renewable resource (helium) for pleasure trips is green? Do they not know the world is running out of helium – http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/why-the-world-is-running-out-of-helium-2059357.html

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
Federated Media Publishing - Home