Zeppelin Disasters - List of Zeppelin Incidents

Description for Zeppelin Disasters - List of Zeppelin Incidents

Find out more information about rigid airship incidents. Most famous zeppelin disaster was the Hindenburg disaster which took place May 6, 1937, as the LZ 129 Hindenburg caught fire and was destroyed. Here you can find the list of Zeppelin accidents.

List of Zeppelin Disasters

There were many accidents in airship history. Many airships caught fire or exploded. Hindenburg disaster marked end of era of Zeppelins. Read about other airship incidents and disasters.

LZ 129 Hindenburg

LZ 129 Hindenburg was a giant commercial passenger-carrying a rigid airship. It flew from March 1936 until May 6, 1937 when it was destroyed by fire. This incident shattered public confidence in the zeppelins and marked the end of the airship era. Read more about famous LZ 129 Hindenburg airship.