Incident Zeppelin LZ.29 Z-X,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 847
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Date:Saturday 20 March 1915
Type:Zeppelin LZ.29
Registration: Z-X
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Saint-Quirin -   France
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Evere, Belgium
Destination airport:Evere, Belgium
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Following a bombing raid on Paris along with LZ.35 and SL 2 (two other German dirigibles), LZ.29 was damage by anti-aircraft fire near Noyon, France, which penetrated several gas cells on board. Despite dropping all unnecessary items, including the crews' coats and boots, the airship continued to lose altitude. The crew made a successful emergency landing, but the airship was damaged beyond repair.


Revision history:

23-Jan-2008 05:00 ASN archive Added
02-Jan-2022 14:51 sean.shenold@gmail.c Updated [Date, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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