New-generation Goodyear blimp begins cross-country trip

AKRON, Ohio — Goodyear’s Wingfoot Two blimp has left the nest of the Akron area and is on a cross-country journey to its permanent base near Los Angeles. The nearly year-old airship — the second of three semi-rigid airships — left the Goodyear blimp hangar outside Akron Sunday morning, beginning the 2,600-mile trek. “This is an…