[UPDATE 6:06 p.m. ] The Blimp’s Been Spotted!

blimp over ukiah

Headed north over Ukiah area. [Photo by Cheryl Paup]

We told you the Goodyear Blimp was coming.

Then sadly we had to update that fog was delaying the trip.

BUT, a reader spotted the blimp headed north over Ukiah this morning.

Let us know if you see it, where you see it, and when.

UPDATE 1:48 p.m.: Spotted in Piercy at 1:25ish. Should be in SoHum now.

UPDATE 1:50 p.m.: It has been spotted over the Grandfather tree. We have Blimp, Humboldt!

UPDATE 1:54 p.m.: Coming into Garberville now. Photo by Scott Kender.

Garberville, Goodyear Blimp

UPDATE 2:14: Over Phillipsville.

UPDATE 2:27 p.m.: Over Miranda

Crystal Soloman photo of Blimp over Miranda

Blimp over Miranda. [Photo by Crystal Soloman]

UPDATE 2:34 p.m.: Over Myers Flat!

UPDATE 2:44 p.m.: We’ve gotten word that the Blimp will be tethering at the Arcata Airport about 5 p.m. So…if you want to catch the show, you should head over there.

UPDATE 2:53 p.m.: The Goodyear folks just contacted us and they say that fans can use hashtag #GYBlimpSummer16 to share photos to their feed and other fans.

UPDATE 3:30 p.m.: Over Carlotta now!

UPDATE 3:50 p.m.: The Blimp support team stopped in Rio Dell about 3:45 p.m. Photos by Bridget Vaile.

Blimp trucks Blimp trucks blue Blimp semi

UPDATE 4:20 p.m.: In McKinleyville now….

UPDATE 6:06 p.m.: “McKinleyville Airport and Goodyear/Blimp frequencies temporarily added to Humboldt North scanner feed until it has landed and gotten tied down.” Remember you can check out the scanner feed on our home page near the bottom. http://kymkemp.com/

UPDATE 6:12 p.m.: The Goodyear Blimp mooring to the mast at the McKinleyville airport will be livestreamed on our Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/RedheadedBlackbelt/ You do not have to have a Facebook account to watch it.



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