aerostation


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aerostation

(ˈɛərəˌsteɪʃən)
n
(Aeronautics) the science of operating lighter-than-air craft
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"For its introduction into common use for purposes of aerostation, we are indebted to Mr.
A few words, in explanation, will here be necessary for such of our readers as are not conversant with the details of aerostation.
"If I did not reason as I do in regard to this gravel," he went on, "I should have to assume a balloon!--My dear fellow, the science of the aerostation of dirigible balloons is not yet developed enough for me to consider it and suppose that a murderer would drop from the clouds!
With a mission to develop the Saudi aerostation industry in all its forms, we look forward to providing a platform for meaningful experiences in the Kingdom's skies for adventure enthusiasts and families alike."