Zeppelin LZ 2

Picture of Zeppelin LZ 1

The LZ 2 was experimental airship constructed by Luftschiffbau Zeppelin. Because of previous mistake made by Kübler in design of LZ 1, designer Ludwig Dürr made a progress in making a LZ 2 zeppelin and that put him to head the design of all subsequent Zeppelins. LZ 2 Zeppelin had only two flights.

Name: The Zeppelin LZ 2
Construction Number: LZ 2
Class: B
Role: Experimental airship
National Origin: Germany
Manufacturer: Luftschiffbau Zeppelin
Designer: Ludwig Dürr
Decade: 1900s
First Flight: 17 January 1906
Number Built: 1
Lenght: 126.19 m (414 ft 0 in)
Diameter: 11.75 m (38 ft 6 in)
Volume: 10,370 m3 (366,200 ft3)
Powerplant: 2 × Daimler piston engines, 63 kW (84 hp) each
Maximum Speed: 40 km/h (25 mph)
Performance Range: 1,100 km (680 miles)
Service Ceiling: 850 m (2,800 ft)