- the science or art of operating aerostats.
Origin of aerostation
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But, I resumed, you seem to have valuable documents on aerostation?A Voyage in a Balloon (1852)
We will conclude our work with a glance at aerostation as applied to warfare.
As we have seen, the triumph of aerostation was sudden and complete.
He closed a life devoted to the pursuit and advancement of aerostation in April, 1864.
The future development of aerostation is necessarily difficult to forecast.
- the science of operating lighter-than-air craft
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