Exploding Darts to Take Down Zeppelins

Fred Zeppelin

Fred Zeppelin

2015-07-06 16:09:51

British pilots during WWI would fly above German zeppelins and drop these exploding darts onto their flammable balloons. Zeppelins successfully targeted would explode in a ball flames - meaning the pilots had to make a quick escape if they were to avoid going down with the airship.
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