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Goodyear Airdock!

The Goodyear Blimp GZ-20A N3A "Spirit of Goodyear" passing over the Historic Goodyear Airdock in Akron, OH. At 22 stories in height and over 1100 ft in length, it is claimed to be one of the largest volume buildings without internal support in the world. The Goodyear Air Dock is 1,175 feet (358.14 m) long, 325 feet (99.06 m) wide, and 211 feet (64.31 m) high, supported by 11 steel arches

 

Everything you ever wanted to know about the hangar can be found at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goodyear_Airdock

 

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Taken on April 6, 2008