LZ 127 was christened "Graf Zeppelin", named after the first german modern zeppelin builder Ferdinand Graf von Zeppelin (1838-1917).

LZ 127 was built at Luftschiffbau Zeppelin factories from Friedrichshafen (Germany) and specialists deem the most successful zeppelin ever built.

 

„Graf Zeppelin” flew for the first time on September 18, 1928.

The model is built to 1/100 scale.