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His Majestys Airship R100 Over Toronto Zeppelin Airships and

His Majestys Airship R100 Over Toronto Zeppelin Airships and


25 ~ His Majesty's Airship R100 Over Toronto, Then and Now

R100 over Canadian Bank of Commerce building in Toronto, Canada, then the highest building in the British Empire (August 1930).

THEN : The R100 over Toronto on 11 August 1930. The spire of the Cathedral Church of Saint James can be seen at the far left of the photograph.

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THEN : The R100 over Toronto's skyline, as seen from the harbour. The three towering landmarks are the Royal York Hotel (now the Fairmont Royal York), ...

THEN : Goodyear's first blimp, The Pilgrim made up as the Santa Claus Express circa 1928. The Goodyear Blimp is a common example of a non-rigid airship.

R100.jpg. R100 at its mooring mast in ...

THEN : The R101. The groundcrew seen at the bottom of the photograph help to give a sense of scale.

THEN : The R100 hovers over the Canada Life Building, at Queen Street and University Avenue, on 11 August 1930. The Canada Life building would open the next ...

THEN : The R100 prepares to mast, as crowds gather to watch.

THEN : The R100 moored at Saint-Hubert, Quebec, 9 August 1930.

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R100 at Cardington, April 1930. The airship in the background is the Graf Zeppelin

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... in Zeppelin transportation. The specially built mooring mast tower for the R100 at St. Hubert airfield just outside

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Passing over the Jacques Cartier Bridge in Montreal, August 1930

At 58-metres long, it can accomodate six passengers, and no seatbelts are required. However, Goodyear's policy is to rarely allow passengers.

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R100 at Cardington mooring mast

THEN : The R100 in flight.

How the R100 may have looked as it hovered over the Chateau Laurier on the night

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A friend of the BSA's owner posing with the R100 moored in St Huber, Canada.

My rendition of how the R100 may have looked crossing over the Thousand Islands.

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The State is pictured returning to its mooring tower at Cardington after all-night speed

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The 2,996 mile, 51-hour-13-minute transcontinental flight across the United States took the Graf over 13 states and such cities as El Paso, Kansas City, ...

THEN : The first Zeppelin to ever fly, the Zeppelin LZ1, takes off on 2 July, 1900 over Lake Constance in Southern Germany.

A 1930 BSA Sloper S30 Deluxe with the R-100 dirigible in Canada [Jim Culling] ...


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Carol Burnett visits San Antonio and is the guest of honor for the San Antonio ISD's Scholastic Achievement and Improvement Day.

The majesty of an enormous Zeppelin is undeniable, and when the LZ-26 was flown over the White House in 1926, president Calvin Coolidge called it 'an angel ...

The opulent R.101 was the biggest airship in the world. Pictured: Test

THEN : The wreckage of the R101, October, 1930.

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The airship, Los Angeles, flies over Washington Boulevard. Detroit, 1926.

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The R100 dining room and staff ready to make your Zeppelin voyage an enjoyable one.

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My artist's rendition of how the R100 may have looked hovering ob=ver the Parliament

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Whenever this sky-whale embarked on test flights, her cigar-shaped form floating

Transport seems to be a recuring theme for me, perhaps it's the representation of life's journey. Airships were a wrong turn in aviation history, ...

THEN : The wreckage of the R101, October, 1930.

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The Lebaudy République was a semi-rigid airship built for the French army in Moisson, France, by sugar manufacturers Lebaudy Frères.


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I can't tell if this ever actually happened or if this image is just a mock-up.

a lightweight aluminium bed frame from the R100 airship on display at the Aviation Museum.

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R38-class airship - The R38/ZR-2 making its first flight trial

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The Graf Zeppelin flies low over Tokyo before proceeding to Kasumigaura Airport on its around-the-world flight, on August 19, 1929.

One of the original R100 control steering wheels on display at the Aviation Museum.

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The Dirigible R 100 In Montreal In Canada On January 1930

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Astra-Torres AT-1 at an air show in 1911

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There was a time when observation decks were all the rage in Toronto. The designers and developers of tall buildings like TD Centre, Commerce Court, ...

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The R101 destroyed after its fiery crash in France just weeks after the R100's successful voyage to Canada.

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His Majesty's Airship R100 known simply as the R100 was a privately designed and built rigid


Before dawn on December 16th, 1929, 500 soldiers of the British Army hauled R100 out for the first time. Most of her senior engineers, including Shute, ...

These two are listed as "composites":