General information
ZEPPELINS

The philatelic aspects of zeppelin mail transportation is one thing while historical or technical features of the airships are a world of their own.

This link collection gives an overview of non-philatelic zeppelin and airship websites.


 

 


zeppelins
General zeppelin websites

Airships: A Zeppelin History Site
http://www.airships.net

Zeppelinfan.de - Jens Schenkenberger's website about airships
http://zeppelinfan.de/

Harry Redner's website about airships
http://www.luftschiffharry.de/

The British and US airships
http://www.century-of-flight.net/new%20site/frames/airship_frame.htm

Russian airship blog
http://aerocrat.livejournal.com/


 

 


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Pioneer and military airships

Alberto Santos-Dumont airships
http://einestages.spiegel.de/external/ShowTopicAlbumBackground/a5023/l1/l0/F.html#featuredEntry

Leonardo Torres Quevedo and his airships
http://www.torresquevedo.org/LTQ10/index.php?title=Portada

Farnborough (UK) Airships
http://daveg4otu.tripod.com/airfields/far2.html

ILA Frankfurt 1909
http://www.hr-online.de/website/fernsehen/sendungen/index.jsp?rubrik=62613&key=standard_document_40386021

LZ-5/ZII strands at Weilburg
http://www.weilburg-lahn.info/zeppelin/z2_3.htm

Information about LZ-18/L-2
http://www.zeppelin-luftschiff.com/

L-14/LZ-46, zeppelin raid at East Dereham 9/8/1915
http://www.luftschiffharry.de/L_14_Angriff_East-Dereham_08-09-1915.pdf

Zeppelin raids on the Hartlepools
http://portcities.hartlepool.gov.uk/server.php?show=ConNarrative.110

1915 zeppelin raid at Norfolk
http://www.bbc.co.uk/norfolk/your/a-z_norfolk/a-z_zeppelin.shtml

The 1916 German zeppelin offensive
http://www.richthofen.com/dark_autumn/

L31 brought down over Potters Bar
http://www.brookmans.com/history/features/zeppelin/index.shtml

High altitude warships
http://sped2work.tripod.com/zeppelins.html

LZ-87, Fahrtbericht 12. März 1917
http://www.luftschiffharry.de/LZ_87_GZ-Begraebnis_12-3-1917_Fahrtprotolkoll.pdf

L-59 raid on Naples (Italy)
http://www.napoli.com/english/viewarticolo.php?articolo=1896

L-59 and Lettow-Vorbeck, 1917
http://www.jaduland.de/kolonien/afrika/tanzania/text/zepp.html

Aspekte zur Afrika-Fahrt L-59/LZ-104
http://www.traditionsverband.de/download/pdf/aspekte_afrika.pdf

Airship pilot Yves Angot SS48 SSZ 21/22
http://www.aeroplanedetouraine.fr/yvangot.htm

Zeppelin´s airship and German patriotism
http://gmu.mossiso.com/zeppelin/index.php
 

 


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Past WWI airships

LZ-114 airship Dixmunde
http://pagesperso-orange.fr/c.i.e.l/dixmude.htm

Story of Pulham and its airships R33 - R36
http://pennoyers.org.uk/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=133&Itemid=177

LZ-127 Round-the-World Flight 1929
http://www.wingnet.org/rtw/rtw001j.htm

R-100 at Canada 1930
http://www.aviation.technomuses.ca/assets/pdf/e_R100.pdf

George MacDonald and the R-100
http://members.tripod.com/~Hughdoherty/r100.htm

LZ-127 Polar Flight 1931
http://www.polarflight.org/index.html

LZ-129 Hindenburg fotos
http://lz127grafzeppelin.blogspot.com/

Following the Hindenburg
http://blog.nasm.si.edu/2010/05/06/following-the-hindenburg/

Passenger list of LZ-129 Hindenburg crash flight
http://www.nlhs.com/passenger-list.htm

Faces of the LZ-129 Hindenburg crash
http://facesofthehindenburg.blogspot.com/

The Hindenburg cameras
http://www.3d-historisch.de/Zeppelin-Retina/Hindenburg-Kameras.htm

Blimp Squadron 14
http://www.warwingsart.com/LTA/zp-14.html

Airship of China
http://www.vantageship.com/en_index.htm

Zeppelin NT in Japan, NAC - Nippon Airship Corporation
http://www.nac-airship.com/

Zeppelin NT in America - Airshipventures
http://www.airshipventures.com/


 

 


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Zeppelins and airships over....

Bern - LZ-127 over Bern 10/12/1930
http://www.g26.ch/texte_018.html

Bickendorf - Airship shed Cologne Bickendorf
http://www.koelner-luftfahrt.de/luftschiffhalle.htm

Bielefeld - LZ-127 over Bielefeld 8/30/1930
http://www.westfalen-blatt.de/nachrichten/regional/bielefeld.php?id=36514&artikel=1

Boeblingen - LZ-127 over Böblingen
http://www.adv-boeblingen.de/zrbb/boebl/boebl/gesch/garnison/zeppelin.html

Boeblingen - LZ-127 over Böblingen 1929 & 1931
http://flughafenbb.wordpress.com/zeppelin-lz-127/

Caire - LZ-127 over Caire 04/11/1931
http://www.kairo.diplo.de/Vertretung/kairo/de/06/Deutsche_20Spuren/Zeppelin__Bildergalerie,pageIndex=2.html

Cologne - LZ-5 over Cologne 08/05/1909
http://www.koelner-luftfahrt.de/grafzeppelin.htm

Cologne - LZ-127 over Cologne 1928-1937
http://www.koelner-luftfahrt.de/LZ_127.htm

Cologne - LZ-129 over Cologne 03/29/1936
http://www.koelner-luftfahrt.de/hindenburg_deutschlandfahrt.htm

Cologne - LZ-129 over Cologne 05/03/1937
http://www.koelner-luftfahrt.de/hindenburg.htm

Denmark - Denmark and the Zeppelins
http://mini.ptt-museum.dk/zeppex/en/routes/luftskib.html

Erfurt - LZ-127 over Erfurt
http://www.luftfahrt-erfurt.de/seite27.htm

Friedrichshafen - LZ-130 over Friedrichshafen (colour footage)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EzMi7Ae5SKQ

Geneva - LZ-127 Swiss flight to Geneva 1930
http://www.pionnair-ge.com/spip1/spip.php?article73

Halle - Zeppelins over Halle/Saale
http://www.leipzig-halle-airport.de/de/index/unternehmen_flughafen/geschichte/anfaenge_halle.html

Hildensheim - Zeppelins over Hildesheim
http://www.stadtarchiv-hildesheim.de/publikationen/dok_19_zeppeline.htm

Japan - The Zeppelin NT in Japan
http://sky-airship.cocolog-nifty.com/blog/

Nevsky Prospect - The Norge dirigible over Nevsky Prospect
http://www.300.years.spb.ru/eng/3_spb_3.html?id=106

Petrozavodsk - Dirigibles over Petrozavodsk
http://heninen.net/zeppelin/english.htm

Rome - LZ-127 Italy Flight 1933 (1st movie)
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675066031_Graf-Zeppelin_Ciampino-Airport_Italo-Balbo_King-Victor-Emanuel-III

Rome - LZ-127 Italy Flight 1933 (2nd movie)
http://www.mediatecaroma.it/mediatecaRoma/ricerca.html?show=14&index=&jsonVal=&filter=&query=zeppelin&id=IL5000009373&refId=2

Tiefenort - L-55 emergency landing at Tiefenort 1917
http://www.luftfahrtnetz.de/index.php/airports/verkehr-befestigt-nachtflug/kindel/geschichte/zwischenfaelle/1939.html


 

 


zeppelins
Museums, shops and societies

Zeppelin Shop am See
http://www.airship-shop.com/

Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen
http://www.zeppelin-museum.de/

Spitsbergen Airship Museum
http://www.spitsbergenairshipmuseum.com/index.htm

Zeppelin Museum Zeppelinheim
http://www.zeppelin-museum-zeppelinheim.de/

Naval Airship Association
http://www.naval-airships.org/

Navy Lakehurst Historical Society
http://www.nlhs.com/

Zeppelin NT, Deutsche Zeppelin Reederei
http://www.zeppelinflug.de/


 

 


zeppelins
Other zeppelin sites

Paper models of Zeppelins and hangars
http://www.currell.net/models/mod_free.htm

Airshipworld, the latest on LTA
http://airshipworld.blogspot.com/