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A large dirigible balloon consisting of a long, cylindrical, covered framework containing compartments or cells filled with gas, and of various structures for holding the engines, passengers, etc. Civil War, flies balloon for first time Returns to Germany with a keen interest in human flight Marries Isaballa Freiin von Wolff, who bears him a child ten years later Ppblished a comprehensive plan for a civil air transportation system Retires from the Prussian Army as a brigadier general Zeppelin files U.
Ferdinand von Zeppelin was the inventor of the rigid drigible or airship balloon. He entered the Prussian army in Zeppelin went to the United States in to work as a military observer for the Union army in the American Civil War and later explored the headwaters of the Mississippi River, making his first balloon flight while he was in Minnesota.
He returned to Germany at the end of the war with a keen interest in balloon flight and devoted himself to the design and construction of airships. Inhe published a comprehensive plan for a civil air transportation system based on large lighter-then-air ships.
Zeppelin retired from the army in with the rank of brigadier general. He subsequently founded an airship factory at Friedrichshafen using his own funds. Zeppelin proceeded to devote the remainder of his life to the design and construction of engine-powered dirigibles.
He completed his first rigid dirigible in This ship had a rigid frame and served as the prototype of many subsequent models. The first zeppelin airship consisted of a row of 17 gas cells individually covered in rubberized cloth; the whole was confined in a cylindrical framework covered with smooth surfaced cotton cloth.
It was about about ft long and 38 ft in diameter; the hydrogen-gas capacity totaledcu ft. The ship was steered by forward and aft rudders and was driven by two hp Daimler internal-combustion engines, each rotating two propellers.
Passengers, crew, and engine were carried in two aluminum gondolas suspended forward and aft. Despite many setbacks, Zeppelin continued his research and in he established at Friederichshafen the Zeppelin Foundation for the development of aerial navigation and the manufacture of airships.
That same year, one of his airships provided the first commercial air service for passengers. Zeppelins were making routine commercial mail and passenger flights over Germany, with a remarkable safety record despite the risks in using highly flammable hydrogen gas to inflate the airships.
During World War I, zeppelins were used in German air raids over Britain and France but were found to be vulnerable to antiaircraft fire. Zeppelin aircraft were effectively removed from front line service at Verdun inas improved Allied aircraft succeeded in achieving a higher destruction rate.
Even so, newer models were introduced that could fly higher and higher, although this impacted their bombing accuracy. Their use was more or less discontinued in as Allied bombers demonstrated a consistent ability to destroy the airships.
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