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Thus the airship or dirigible--a lighter-than-air craft with propulsion and steering systems--was born.
The plan involves suspending caged birds underneath a dirigible type of airship and traveling the migration route.
The dirigible used the built-in microphones on the badges to home in on the loudest source of sound and fly toward it.
Hearings before a joint committee to investigate dirigible disasters.
The dirigible was a floating aircraft with an attached motor that made it steerable.
The dream of a navigable, or dirigible, balloon can be traced to the late eighteenth century.

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