Hindenburg class airship compared to largest fixed wing aircraft

An overlay diagram showing four of the largest airplanes ever built against the largest airship, the LZ 129 Hindenburg: the Hughes H-4 Spruce Goose (aircraft with the greatest wingspan); the Antonov An-225 Mriya (the largest aircraft); the Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental (soon to be the largest version of the Boeing 747 Jumbojet); and the Airbus A380-800 (the largest passenger aircraft).



By Clem Tillier (clem AT tillier.net) (Original Work) [CC BY-SA 2.5], via Wikimedia Commons