Black Mail Podcast
Black Mail Podcast
Feb 21, 2023
John F. Pickering:  Black Inventor Of An Air Ship (Blimp)
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On February 20, 1900, Black inventor John F. Pickering was granted a patent for an "Air Ship" (blimp), significantly improving the previous/original design. Pickering's airship was the first blimp powered by an electric motor with directional controls. Listen in to learn more.

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