Zeppelin LZ 5

Picture of Zeppelin LZ 5 Accident

The Zeppelin LZ 5 was an experimental military rigid airship constructed by Ferdinand von Zeppelin.

It was first flown on 26 May 1909 and it was destroyed on 25 March 1910 when it carried away from moorings during a storm and wrecked.

Name: The Zeppelin LZ 5
Other Name(s): Z II
Construction Number: LZ 5
Class: C
Tactical Numbering: Z II
Role: Experimental airship, Military airship
National Origin: Germany
Decade: 1900s
First Flight: 26 May 1909