Executive Briefings

Game Changer for Global 3PL Industry?

A new air ship capable of vertical takeoffs and landings and with a 66-ton cargo capacity could be a game-changer in the 3PL industry, says Shenny Yao, vice president of Worldwide Aeros, developer of the Aeroscraft. Yao explains how the Aeroscraft's technology overcomes failings of past airships and describes its potential for moving freight. A prototype is being built and the company hopes to have five FAA-certified airships operating commercially within a few years. [Run Time (Min.): 10:55]

A new air ship capable of vertical takeoffs and landings and with a 66-ton cargo capacity could be a game-changer in the 3PL industry, says Shenny Yao, vice president of Worldwide Aeros, developer of the Aeroscraft. Yao explains how the Aeroscraft's technology overcomes failings of past airships and describes its potential for moving freight. A prototype is being built and the company hopes to have five FAA-certified airships operating commercially within a few years. [Run Time (Min.): 10:55]