AIRSHIPS AND AIRSHIP DESTROYERS.
A GERMAN INVENTION.
PARIS, April S
The French Government is organising a competition for dirigible balloons, each carrying six passengers.
LOXDOX, April 8
The -Daily Mail"' offers a £1000 prize for the first aeroplane of British invention and manufacture flying a mile.
BERLIN, April 8.
The latest German engine of warfare is a specially designed motor-ear, whicli the military authorities have produced for making war on airships.
Krupjis have built four of these cars, fitting them with airship destroyer guns of 4Mn.. with a range of " A miles and To degrees of elevation.
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