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Reparar el casco del Graf Zeppelin durante el vuelo sobre el Atlántico, 1934

Reparar el casco del Graf Zeppelin durante el vuelo sobre el Atlántico, 1934

"Zeppelins are actually quite an impressive species of aeronautical engineering—you know, when they aren't on fire. That's especially true considering the level of technological prowess in the 1920's."

The Incredible Engineering Behind History's Greatest Airships

"Zeppelins are actually quite an impressive species of aeronautical engineering—you know, when they aren't on fire. That's especially true considering the level of technological prowess in the 1920's."

The vast and intricate framework of the Hindenburg in Friedrichshafen, Germany, October 1934

The vast and intricate framework of the Hindenburg in Friedrichshafen, Germany, October 1934

The Hindenburg Ladders That Never Saw The Hindenberg!    http://blog.ladders-online.com/2012/05/01/the-hindenburg-ladders-that-never-saw-the-hindenberg/

The Hindenburg Ladders That Never Saw The Hindenberg! http://blog.ladders-online.com/2012/05/01/the-hindenburg-ladders-that-never-saw-the-hindenberg/

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Hindenburg under construction, showing the axial catwalk passing through the center of a gas cell, and the outline of the passenger compartment at lower right.

Hindenburg under construction, showing the axial catwalk passing through the center of a gas cell, and the outline of the passenger compartment at lower right.

Interior hull of a U.S. Navy dirigible before gas cells were installed, ca. 1933. (National Archives)

Interior hull of a U.S. Navy dirigible before gas cells were installed, ca. 1933. (National Archives)