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Airships Collection

"Unveiling the Majestic Airships: A Journey through Time" Step into the world of airships, where innovation and adventure soar high above the clouds

Background imageAirships Collection: Airship Guarantee Co. R-100

Airship Guarantee Co. R-100
R-100 Airship Flying Close to the Docking Tower at Cardington, Bedfordshire Date: 1930

Background imageAirships Collection: Poster, Public Warning, identifying aircraft, WW1

Poster, Public Warning, identifying aircraft, WW1
British information poster, Public Warning, identifying German and British aircraft, First World War. 1914-1918

Background imageAirships Collection: Front cover of Passenger Trips by Zeppelin Airships, c1911

Front cover of Passenger Trips by Zeppelin Airships, c1911

Background imageAirships Collection: LZ-127 Graf Zeppelin

LZ-127 Graf Zeppelin
The airship Graf Zeppelin, named after the pioneer Ferdinand Von Zeppelin

Background imageAirships Collection: A Sea Scout Zero airship at Anglesey

A Sea Scout Zero airship at Anglesey
Sea Scout Zero airship SSZ-34 at RNAS Anglesey, 1918

Background imageAirships Collection: RNAS Anglesey

RNAS Anglesey
The airship station and aerodrome on Anglesey, with Sea Scout Zero airships in the distance

Background imageAirships Collection: Airship R32 Parked

Airship R32 Parked

Background imageAirships Collection: A flying hotel: passenger quarters in airship R101

A flying hotel: passenger quarters in airship R101
A flying " hotel" : the remarkable passenger quarters in Britains new giant airship, R101. The worlds largest airship

Background imageAirships Collection: R80 Airship

R80 Airship Date: 1919

Background imageAirships Collection: R31 Airship Parked

R31 Airship Parked

Background imageAirships Collection: Zeppelin LZ-9 Schwaben Airship Flying in 1911

Zeppelin LZ-9 Schwaben Airship Flying in 1911 Date: 1911

Background imageAirships Collection: Public warning, German and British aircraft, WW1

Public warning, German and British aircraft, WW1
Public warning and information sheet, German and British aircraft during the First World War. 1914-1918

Background imageAirships Collection: Graf, German zeppelin over London 1931

Graf, German zeppelin over London 1931
A good will visit, German zeppelin Graf flying over London, a transatlantic passenger carrier operating between 1928 to 1937, with people paying to take a flight over England. Date: August 1931

Background imageAirships Collection: Launch of the Vickers Airship R80 at Barrow, Walney Isla?

Launch of the Vickers Airship R80 at Barrow, Walney Isla?
Launch of the Vickers Airship R80 at Barrow, Walney Island, UK with a Man Standing on Top of the Roof

Background imageAirships Collection: Captain Beedle and His Airship at Cardiff, Wales, UK

Captain Beedle and His Airship at Cardiff, Wales, UK

Background imageAirships Collection: Zeppelin L-31

Zeppelin L-31
The L-31 Zeppelin Airship Flying before Being Shot Down over Potters Bar in 1916 During WW1 Date: 1916

Background imageAirships Collection: AIRSHIP / R101 CRASH / 1930

AIRSHIP / R101 CRASH / 1930
The skeleton of the R.101 sits in a field near Beauvais, France, after the crash during its first and last flight. Date: 5 October 1930

Background imageAirships Collection: Threat of Zeppelin gas-bag or terror - which? 1915

Threat of Zeppelin gas-bag or terror - which? 1915
Cartoon showing Kaisers head on the front of a Zeppelin airship, during World War One. German Zeppelins first successful raid was on the night of 1920 January 1915, in which two Zeppelins

Background imageAirships Collection: Royal Airship Works R-101

Royal Airship Works R-101
R-101 Airship Parked Tethered to a Docking Tower by Airport Buildings and Cars at Cardington, Bedfordshire Date: 1929

Background imageAirships Collection: Transport / Flight / Airship

Transport / Flight / Airship
SANTOS-DUMONT successfully flies round the Tour Eiffel, though he fails to complete the circuit in 30 minutes to win the offered prize Date: July 1901

Background imageAirships Collection: British postcard, Coming down! WW1

British postcard, Coming down! WW1
British postcard, Coming down! Depicting a German airship with the face of Kaiser Wilhelm, plunging to earth in flames. 1914-1918

Background imageAirships Collection: Zeppelin L-15

Zeppelin L-15 Flying over Hangars Landing Date: 1910s

Background imageAirships Collection: The British Army Airship Beta and Hangar

The British Army Airship Beta and Hangar
The British Army Airship " Beta" and hangar. Served in northern France during the First World War. She had a 45-50 Clerget engine, a speed of 35 mph and a crew of three

Background imageAirships Collection: To England! German dreams of an invasion by sea and air

To England! German dreams of an invasion by sea and air
To England! German dreams of an invasion by sea (warships) and air (a fleet of Zeppelins). Postcard sold to raise money for the German air war effort. Date: circa 1916

Background imageAirships Collection: Zeppelin and Parseval airships (chromolitho)

Zeppelin and Parseval airships (chromolitho)
2782755 Zeppelin and Parseval airships (chromolitho) by European School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Zeppelin and Parseval airships)

Background imageAirships Collection: Nulli Secundus (British Army Dirigible No 1) and its successor (chromolitho)

Nulli Secundus (British Army Dirigible No 1) and its successor (chromolitho)
2782757 Nulli Secundus (British Army Dirigible No 1) and its successor (chromolitho) by European School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageAirships Collection: French airships Ville de Paris, Republique and Bayard Clement (chromolitho)

French airships Ville de Paris, Republique and Bayard Clement (chromolitho)
2782759 French airships Ville de Paris, Republique and Bayard Clement (chromolitho) by European School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: French airships Ville de Paris)

Background imageAirships Collection: Airship Crash Site with Wreckage in a Field with Snow

Airship Crash Site with Wreckage in a Field with Snow

Background imageAirships Collection: An air station on the towers of Notre-Dame in Paris, 1905 (illustration)

An air station on the towers of Notre-Dame in Paris, 1905 (illustration)
8600329 An air station on the towers of Notre-Dame in Paris, 1905 (illustration); (add.info.: An air station on the towers of Notre-Dame de Paris)

Background imageAirships Collection: A drama in the air, 1900 (engraving)

A drama in the air, 1900 (engraving)
FGL5460618 A drama in the air, 1900 (engraving); (add.info.: Illustration from "Doctor Ox" by Jules Verne, Milan 1900. Short story: A drama in the air. Engraving); Fototeca Gilardi

Background imageAirships Collection: Luftballon / Balloon (colour litho)

Luftballon / Balloon (colour litho)
8666229 Luftballon / Balloon (colour litho) by Christophe (Colomb, Georges) (1856-1945); Private Collection; (add.info.: Luftballon)

Background imageAirships Collection: Eisenbahn-Coupe / Railway Coupe (colour litho)

Eisenbahn-Coupe / Railway Coupe (colour litho)
8666312 Eisenbahn-Coupe / Railway Coupe (colour litho) by German School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Eisenbahn-Coupe)

Background imageAirships Collection: Past & Present: The Airship (colour litho)

Past & Present: The Airship (colour litho)
8668678 Past & Present: The Airship (colour litho) by English School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Airship. Montgolfier's Balloon)

Background imageAirships Collection: Warfare of the future. German artillery testing the new anti-aircraft canon by Krupps of Essen

Warfare of the future. German artillery testing the new anti-aircraft canon by Krupps of Essen designed to shoot down
527374 Warfare of the future. German artillery testing the new anti-aircraft canon by Krupps of Essen designed to shoot down airships. From Le Petit Journal, Paris, 1909

Background imageAirships Collection: The balloon has hot air, piloted by Vincenzo Lunardi (1759-1806)

The balloon has hot air, piloted by Vincenzo Lunardi (1759-1806), taking flight in the gardens of Buen Retiro, Madrid
AIS5349658 The balloon has hot air, piloted by Vincenzo Lunardi (1759-1806), taking flight in the gardens of Buen Retiro, Madrid, August 12, 1792

Background imageAirships Collection: Balloon ride before 1900, photograph made in studio in front of painted sky decoration (photo)

Balloon ride before 1900, photograph made in studio in front of painted sky decoration (photo)
PCT4256624 Balloon ride before 1900, photograph made in studio in front of painted sky decoration (photo); 12 x 18 cm; (add.info)

Background imageAirships Collection: A drama in the air, 1900 (engraving)

A drama in the air, 1900 (engraving)
FGL5460602 A drama in the air, 1900 (engraving); (add.info.: Illustration from "Doctor Ox" by Jules Verne, Milan 1900. This illustration refers to the short story A drama in the air)

Background imageAirships Collection: Londoners panicked by Zeppelins (litho)

Londoners panicked by Zeppelins (litho)
8656103 Londoners panicked by Zeppelins (litho) by German School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Londoners panicked by Zeppelins, World War I, 1914-1918)

Background imageAirships Collection: Zeppelin flying over London, 1930 (b/w photo)

Zeppelin flying over London, 1930 (b/w photo)
8626452 Zeppelin flying over London, 1930 (b/w photo) by English Photographer, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: German airship Graf Zeppelin flying over London, 26 April 1930)

Background imageAirships Collection: Airship by Henri Giffard, 19th century (engraving)

Airship by Henri Giffard, 19th century (engraving)
UIG5414620 Airship by Henri Giffard, 19th century (engraving); UIG

Background imageAirships Collection: The delayed launch of the SS Great Britain steamship, 1844

The delayed launch of the SS Great Britain steamship, 1844
3478569 The delayed launch of the SS Great Britain steamship, 1844; (add.info.: Punch cartoon about the delayed launch of the SS Great Britain steamship, designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel)

Background imageAirships Collection: A Wasted Life (litho)

A Wasted Life (litho)
8655425 A Wasted Life (litho) by Townsend, Frederick Henry (1868-1920); Private Collection; (add.info.: A Wasted Life, 1916)

Background imageAirships Collection: Crowds watch the launch of the Globe Balloon, 1783

Crowds watch the launch of the Globe Balloon, 1783
3480651 Crowds watch the launch of the Globe Balloon, 1783; (add.info.: Crowds watch the launch of the Globe Balloon, Paris, 1783.); Universal History Archive/UIG

Background imageAirships Collection: Formidable was an Amiral Baudin-class ironclad battleship of the Marine nationale, 1890

Formidable was an Amiral Baudin-class ironclad battleship of the Marine nationale, 1890
3480842 Formidable was an Amiral Baudin-class ironclad battleship of the Marine nationale, 1890; (add.info.: Formidable was an Amiral Baudin-class ironclad battleship of the Marine nationale)

Background imageAirships Collection: Reproduction of a balloon of the brothers Joseph Michel MONTGOLFIER (1740-1810)

Reproduction of a balloon of the brothers Joseph Michel MONTGOLFIER (1740-1810)
AIS5362995 Reproduction of a balloon of the brothers Joseph Michel MONTGOLFIER (1740-1810) and Jacques Etienne de MONTGOLFIER (1745-1799), 18th century (paper and linen); Deutsches Museum, Munich

Background imageAirships Collection: Rain in may, 1902 (illustration)

Rain in may, 1902 (illustration)
8698343 Rain in may, 1902 (illustration) by Monnier, Marius (1871-1938); (add.info.: Science. Meteorology. Rains in may. Caricature by Monnier in: L'actualite, France, May)

Background imageAirships Collection: Airship participating in British Army manoeuvres on Salisbury Plain, 1910 (b/w photo)

Airship participating in British Army manoeuvres on Salisbury Plain, 1910 (b/w photo)
8626526 Airship participating in British Army manoeuvres on Salisbury Plain, 1910 (b/w photo) by English Photographer, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageAirships Collection: Curtiss Wind Wagon with Glenn Curtiss

Curtiss Wind Wagon with Glenn Curtiss
Glenn Curtiss sat in one of his Wind Wagons, used by Thomas Scott Baldwin ( Captain Baldwin, no relation to the A.E.A.s F. W)



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"Unveiling the Majestic Airships: A Journey through Time" Step into the world of airships, where innovation and adventure soar high above the clouds. From historic marvels to iconic moments, let us take you on a captivating journey through some of the most remarkable airship sightings in history. The Airship Guarantee Co. R-100 stands tall as a testament to human ingenuity, showcasing the brilliance of engineering that propelled these magnificent vessels forward. Meanwhile, an enchanting sight awaits as we witness the majestic Airship R32 gracefully parked amidst serene surroundings. Travel back in time to witness the awe-inspiring LZ-127 Graf Zeppelin soaring across vast skies, leaving spectators spellbound with its grandeur. At Anglesey's RNAS base, a Sea Scout Zero airship proudly hovers overhead at its mooring point - a symbol of military might during times of war. Intriguing posters from World War I catch our attention as they serve as public warnings while identifying various aircraft types. The haunting image of Zeppelin LZ-9 Schwaben takes flight in 1911, marking an era when aviation was still finding its wings. Let's not forget about other notable airships like R80 and R31; their presence evokes admiration for their size and technical prowess. The mere mention of "Zeppelin" sends shivers down our spines as we recall both German and British aircraft filling wartime skies under public warning signs during WWI. A defining moment arrives when Graf, a German zeppelin boldly ventures over London in 1931 - an audacious act that left citizens awestruck yet apprehensive about what lay ahead. They have always captured our imagination with their gracefulness and sheer magnificence. They represent humanity's unyielding spirit to conquer new frontiers and explore uncharted territories above ground level.