Homepage for Lighter-Than-Air Craft -- one of the longest-lived
websites dedicated to LTA. Comprehensive.
Airship and Blimp Resources
Excellent site by Roland Escher. Several avenues of
Very significant British-based organization.
Germany looks to new Zeppelin era
RealAudio streaming video clip
Hindenburg & the Hydrogen controversy:
Hindenburg Disaster (Real Audio)
recorded 6 May 1937 (7:19 excerpt of the 40 minute recording)
Sounds of the Century: Commentary
commentary with video
The FBI has released 337 of 363 pages of memos and
reports (in four parts of PDFs) concerning the LZ 129 accident.
There are lots of sinister-looking partially blacked-out documents
for conspiracy theorists to ponder! Part 3 of the PDFs does
contain an Air Commerce Bulletin from Aug 15, 1937 which
includes a fairly detailed report of the accident, and
suggests possible causes.
Eckener: A History
We have within our area about history of the city ("Stadtgeschichte")
49 photographs with text about Hugo Eckener. Please click there
"Bildserie" on the left menu.
Homepage for Buoyant Flight. Based in Akron, Ohio home
Zeppelin photos and specs of them all along with an
outline of the Count's life -- auf Deutsch.
- Cigars of the Air
Lots of Zeppelin-related links.
Jörg Lohmann's fan site. Available in German as
From the past to the future.
- THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE of Zeppelin
A ring of websites for Zeppelins and other rigids.
Rise and Fall of a Company
Fascinating history of the Zeppelin Company and Friedrichshafen.
Related Commercial Items
Illustrations of possible NT configurations.
Resources for Students
Gander Academy: Airships/Blimps.
Andrew Hess: Illustration
Computer graphic design featuring the
Graf Zeppelin and Hindenburg. Defunt links.
Ebay in Germany
Where to find things.
the Graf Zeppelin
3D reproduction of the LZ127 -- from the National Stereoptic
WW1 aerial combat board game for one or two players.