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Ship Identification : SSZ AIRSHIPS


SSZ Airships    
   
Envelope capacity...................................................... 70,000 cubic feet  
Ballonets.................................................................. Ballonets (two) capacity 19,600 cubic feet  
Length...................................................................... 143 feet 5 inches  
Diameter................................................................... 30 feet  
Height....................................................................... 46 feet  
Plane area (each)....................................................... 110 square feet  
Car boat-shaped, streamlined,length............................ 17 feet 6 inches  
Engines.................................................................... 75 hp Rolls Royce  
Propeller Four-bladed.................................................
9 feet diameter  
Petrol tanks.............................................................. (two) capacity ;120 gallons total  
Water ballast............................................................. capacity 26 gallons  
Gross lift................................................................... 2.2 tons  
Disposable lift ........................................................... 0.6 tons  
Endurance at full speed.............................................. 17 hours  
Top speed................................................................. 53 mph  
Climb........................................................................ 1,200 feet per minute  
Turning circle............................................................. 40 seconds minimum, 230 diameter  
     
Details of the Logs of all SSZ Class Ships    
     

Designation
Number

Delivery
Date
Deletion or transfer date Reason Hours Flown Details
          * Us = Unservicable
SS.0/SSZ.1 9.1916 10.1919 * Us 961 Prototype
SSZ.2 6.1917 14.8.17 Lost at sea 86
SSZ.3 6.1917 7.12.18 * Us. 269
SSZ.4 6.1917 10.1919 * Us. 1,198
SSZ.5 7.1917 17.9.18 Fire 1,266
SSZ.6 7.1917 10.1919 * Us 1,033
SSZ.7 7.1917 20.12.17 Fire 376 Collision, one dead
SSZ.8 7.1917 10.1919 * Us 1,214
SSZ.9 7.1917 22.1.19 * Us 1,027
SSZ.10 8.1917 20.12.17 Fire 320 Collision
SSZ.11 7.1917 10.1919 * Us. 1,610
SSZ.12 7.1917 10.1919 * Us. 1,296
SSZ.13 8.1917 30.8.18 Wrecked at sea 1,132
SSZ.14 7.1917 10.1919 * Us. 831
SSZ.15 9.1917 13.4.18 Lost at sea 372
SSZ.16 8.1917 10.1919 * Us 1,408
SSZ.17 8.1917 22.1.18 Fire 501
SSZ.18 9.1917 10.1919 * Us 828
SSZ.19 10.1917 10.1919 * Us 1,001
SSZ.20 10.1917 10.1919 * Us. 1,417
SSZ.21 9.1917 1917 Sold To France
SSZ.22 9.1917 1917 Sold -To France
SSZ.23 1.1918 14.8.18 Sold 336 To USA
SSZ.24 11.1917 11.1917 Sold' To USA
SSZ.25 12.1917 4.2.18 57 Destroyed by gale
SSZ.26 1.1918 27.2.18 90 Lost at sea
SSZ.27 2.1918 10.1919 * Us i82
SSZ.28 2.1918 10.1919 * Us. 932
SSZ.29 2.1918 10.1919 * Us 871
SSZ.30 2.1918 10.1919 * Us i94
SSZ.31 3.1918 24.1.19 * Us 323
SSZ.32 3.1918 10.1919 * Us. 246
SSZ.33 3.1918 22.1.19 * Us. 553
SSZ.34 3.1918 26.11.18 * Us 860
SSZ.35 3.1918 17.10.18 822 Lost at sea
SSZ.36 4.1918 10.1919 * Us 644
SSZ.37 4.1918 10.1919 * Us. 675
SSZ.38 4.1918 16.8.18 48 Fire
SSZ.39 4.1918 29.1.19 * Us 856
SSZ.40 4.1918 10.1919 * Us. 463
SSZ.41 4.1918 28.1.19 * Us. 760
SSZ.42 4.1918 10.1919 * Us. 579
SSZ.43 5.1918 10.1919 * Us. 566
SSZ.44 5.1918 10.1919 * Us 373
SSZ.45 5.1918 10.1919 * Us 503
SSZ.46 5.1918 10.1919 * Us. 648
SSZ.47 5.1918 10.1919 * Us. 380
SSZ.48 5.1918 10.1919 * Us. 553
SSZ.49 5.1918 2.9.18 349 Lost at sea
SSZ.50 3.1918 24.1.19 * Us. 775
SSZ.51 3.1918 15.8.18 655 Lostat sea
SSZ.52 3.1918 10.1919 * Us. 702
SSZ.53 3.1918 10.1919 * Us 917
SSZ.54 4.1918 16.8.18 201 Fire
SSZ.55 6.1918 10.1919 * Us. 153
SSZ.56 4.1918 10.1919 * Us. 539
SSZ.57 4.1918 10.1919 * Us. 261
SSZ.58 4.1918 10.1919 * Us. 397
SSZ.59 4.1918 10.1919 * Us. 174
SSZ.60 4.1918 21.1.19 * Us. 195
SSZ.61 5.1918 2.1.19 * Us 320
SSZ.62 5.1918 1.1919 * Us 69 -
SSZ.63 5.1918 5.1918 * Us. 110
SSZ.64 5.1918 10.1919 * Us. 325
SSZ.65 5.1918 10.1919 * Us 252
SSZ.66 5.1918 10.1919 * Us. 159 -
SSZ.67 5.1919 10.1919 * Us. 639
SSZ.68 8.1918 * -AEF
SSZ.69 6.1918 10.1919 * Us. 495
SSZ.70 8.1918 * -AEF
SSZ.71 12.1918 10.1919 6 Us. 8
SSZ.72 11.1918 10.1919 * Us 55
SSZ.73 9.1918 10.1919 * Us. 237
SSZ.74 11.1918 10.1919 * Us. 30
SSZ.75 11.1918 10.1919 * Us 43
SSZ.76 11.1918 10.1919 6 Us. 13
SSZ.77 1.1919 10.1919 6 Us. 5

 

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