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A Story in Pictures

Hello everybody, I just wanted to give you a quick update about what will be happening over the next few days and I have collected a few images to tell you a story, but I will be brief. I sincerely hope the story is comprehensable, the images I chose are …

Reichsflugscheibe and Zeppelin

I really dislike people faking photographs and pretending things happened that actually never did. I mean, just  look at this one: There are several things wrong with this picture: Obviously, the shadow the Reichsflugscheibe is casting is far too small. The propulsion system of the Reichsflugscheibe would never had allowed …

Historic Zeppelin Postcard

Again it has been a while since I last posted something about Zeppelins. A shame, really. This time the image I want to share with you is from a historic postcard. I may be mistaken but the city forming the background for LZ-129 Hindenburg in this image is Frankfurt. I …

Zeppelin Snapshot

The weather over Easter has been excellent so far. Temperatures are more like middle of June than end of April. I am not complaining at all. Our little family obviously used the time off and the good weather for several walks in the sun. And it was during one of …

Another Zeppelin Image – After a long gap!

It has been a while since I posted a Zeppelin image. Shame on me. I used to do it far more regularly. But, never fear! Here is another one and I hope there will not be another huge gap before I post the next one:

A Zeppelin made of Words

This is the content of this blog, brought into the form of something vaguely resembling a Zeppelin built from the most common tags and words I use:

Amazing historical Photograph

My sincerest thanks and kindest regards once again to Luftschiffharry for sending me this terrific scan of an actual historical photograph: Schütte-Lanz Luftschiff SL 20 and König class battleship Großer Kurfürst, most likely during or just before Operation Albion in 1917. I do not think this is a propaganda photograph …

Some more on the Ratte

While skimming across the waves of the Æthernet in my relentless search for blogging-material I came across yet another artist’s impression of the Landkreuzer Ratte: Excellent work, Cudos to Von Brrr. Von Brrr also has a number of other impressions of experimental vehicles in his gallery, so take a look. And …