A-60+ Lightship A-150+ Lightship A-170 Video Lightship A-170LS Video Lightsign Lightship


The A-170LS Lightsign Lightship is a relatively new product for Lightships and enables a client to take advantage of 21st century technology to interact with its customers and activate any promotional campaign by the ability to change the message almost instantly.

Manufacturer: American Blimp Corporation
Length: 178ft
Width/Height: 46 ft (W) x 55ft (H)
Volume: 170,000 cubic feet of helium
Illumination: Special internal illumination system

Cabin Specifications
Length: 11,4 ft
Width/Height: 5 ft (W) x 6.3 ft (H)
Passengers: 4 adults, plus pilot (maximum capacity)
Camera Capabilities: Gyro-stabilized camera mounting capabilities, providing an excellent platform for Hi-Definition TV/Video filming.

Performance Specifications
Cruising speed: 32 mph (28 knots)
Max Speed: 48 mph (42 knots, with favorable winds)
Power: Twin Lycoming IO 360, rated 180 hp, with constant speed variable pitch reversible propellers
Crew: 18

Lightsign Specifications
Video screen on port side of ship only
Length: 70 ft
Height: 30 ft
Pixels: 33,600
LEDs: 235,200
Video: Full Color

Artwork Alternatives
A-170LS Banner (x1), 120 feet (W) x 28 feet (H) and/or custom hull can be artworked with up to 32 different shades of translucent materials

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