Schreiber-Bogen Card modeling airship LZ 10 Schwaben
To cut colored model and stick together
Material: paper, cardboard
Number of sheets: 4
Unit: 1: 200
Additionally necessary: paper scissors, glue
Helpful tools: scalpel, bone folder, small clamps and needles for fixing
The manufacturer classifies his models in five levels of difficulty one:
"Children Model": very light and with childish motifs
It was one of the largest airships of his time: 132 m m LZ 10 Schwaben was long with a diameter of 14th Three Maybach engines with 145 hp ensured a maximum speed of 78 km / h.
LZ 10 Schwaben was not only one of the largest but also one of the most successful means of transport in the early 20th century. On 26 June 1911 went for the first time to ride. After some improvements had been made, LZ could start for the second time 10 on July 20, 1911, sixteen people on board. The landing was planned in Lucerne. However, the pilot decided otherwise: He turned over the landing site in Lucerne only a few laps and drove among other things, Zurich and Winterthur to the launch pad back on Lake Constance. Go cheering people, some even climbed to the rooftops, be as close as possible to the airship.
In 224 trips the airship LZ 10 Schwaben put a total distance of 27,321 kilometers back and carried 4,354 passengers. Unfortunately, the airship was only one year old. In June 1912 came on the way to Dusseldorf for a hall wall and burned.