Airship Ventures Ceases Operations

Status Report From: Airship Ventures
Posted: Thursday, November 15, 2012

image Dear Valued Airship Ventures Customer,

Airship Ventures, operators of the world's largest passenger airship, the Zeppelin, Eureka, have announced today that despite history-making successes and a stellar performance and safety record, they will be ceasing operations immediately.

Since its founding, the company had faced challenges including the economic recession that impacted regular passenger numbers and demanded the need for a regular sponsorship partner for the company to remain viable. Adding to this, a world helium shortage increased the company's operating costs and pressure for a long term sponsor that had not materialized.

Refunds will be issued to all purchasers as quickly as we are able to process them. Please understand that refunds will be issued by check only.

To help ensure we are able to quickly initiate your refund, please visit and provide your information on the form linked below:

We will work tirelessly to get refunds issued as soon as possible but understand there may be an initial delay.

Additional questions about flights and refunds may be directed to Customer Relations at (650) 969-8100, x111 or There may be initial delays in responses to e-mail and voicemail as priority will be given to processing refunds.

Best regards,

Airship Ventures Customer Relations

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