They had both ups and downs in airship engineering and these are some historic facts for you to check out.
In fall 1920, in Salizi Village in the Leningrad Region, they began to assemble a Frech-produced airship they renamed into Krasnaya Zvezda.
Another flight of the airship ended with a crash because of the wind and defects in the air ship construction. Its gondola tore off the airship hull.
VI Oktyabr airship, 1923.
VI Oktyabr was the first Soviet airship. It was build of makeshift materials in Petrograd.
Volume: 1,700 m3, length: 39 m, diameter: 8 m. VI Oktyabr has made just a few flights.