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Russia is planning to use airships as part of a $240bn transport project

Lars Silver badge

@Alistar

I don't get you. from the Wiki:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/R100

"R100 was built as part of a British governmet programme to develop airships to provide passenger and mail transport between Britain and the countries of the British Empire, including India, Australia and Canada.".

Should I now try to mend an apparently hurt British soul by claiming the "British airship effort" was indeed a great success like the Comet. Or could we just end this by agreeing that sometimes we succeed and sometimes we fail.

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