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Narrative:On 5 January 1918, a giant explosion in the air base in Ahlhorn tore through three halls, destroying four Zeppelins (including LZ-87) and one other airship. The incident was ruled an accident, although sabotage could not be discounted.
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
Puget Sound Airship Society
Airshipwreck / L. Deighton, A. Schwartzman