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1917 Improved version of the R9 airship. 997,500 cubic feet and a length of 535 feet. Fitted with 1,000 hp engines and had a speed of 55 mph and disposable weight of 6 tons.

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Sources of Information

  • The Airship by Christopher Sprigg. Published c1931