Watch a time-lapse video of the new Goodyear blimp’s construction

The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company unveiled a fancy new blimp this month, one that is nearly as long as a football field and can travel faster than the old blimp, in case you are the kind of person to judge a promotional blimp based on its speed.

Goodyear released a time-lapse video this month documenting the construction of its latest blimp:

After the new blimp is christened at a formal ceremony in the summer — a thing that apparently happens? — it will travel to cities all around the country.

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Mark Berman is a reporter on the National staff. He runs Post Nation, a destination for breaking news and developing stories from around the country.

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