NCPI Workmark
Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Lighter Than Air

Record #:
Two giant hangars were built in Weeksville, Pasquotank County, in 1941, to house blimps used in anti-submarine warfare during World War II. One was the largest wooden structure ever built. Swift describes how the blimps operated during the war and what happed to the base after the conflict was over.
Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 79 Issue 9, Feb 2012, p48-52, 54, 56, 58, il