Royal Navy airships, Kingsnorth to Capel le Ferne race, Kent, 1917.
© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library
Watercolour painting by Louis Raemaekers of the RNAS (Royal Naval Air Service), showing Royal Navy airships flying in an air race from Kingsnorth, Kent to Capel Le Ferne, near Folkestone, also in Kent. The race was won by the s40, manufactured by RNAS Kingsnorth. Airships from left to right: s14, sP1, s40, s10. Dimensions: 230mm x 530mm.