SUFFIELD, OH (WOIO) – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company‘s newest blimp – Wingfoot One – was christened on Saturday, August 23, in Suffield, Ohio, and who had the honor?  Robin Roberts, co-anchor of “Good Morning America,” long-time ESPN sportscaster and author. Roberts joins a list of accomplished women who have christened previous Goodyear […]

  SUFFIELD, Ohio – Goodyear and the blimp have a long history together. Goodyear unveiled it newest state-of-the-art blimp at its Wingfoot Lake hanger in Suffield. The new look blimp is larger, faster, quieter and more maneuverable than its predecessors. The airship is 246 feet long — to put that into perspective, that is just […]

  AKRON, Ohio – January 20 is “National Good Day Day,” the day rapper Ice Cube was supposedly describing in his hit song “It Was a Good Day.” That (partially) explains why the Goodyear Blimp will fly over South Central Los Angeles on Monday with a message for the former member of N.W.A. But it […]