Airships under construction

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Magnificent shots these!

This series of photos at oobject.com shows some of the great rigid airships under construction.
The intricate structure, strong but lightweight, of these enormous objects can clearly be seen.
Well worth a gander.

Here are some examples.

Inside trusses.
Looking along the axial corridor
The framework of LZ 129 'Hindenburg' under construction

LZ-126 fuel tanks
Keep your sightglass full, your firebox trimmed and your water iced.
KJ

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