Details
Image number
SZT2997665
Title
Catastrophe of the Zeppelin airship 'Hindenburg' (LZ 129) in Lakehurst, 1937 (b/w photo)
Medium
black and white photograph
Date
1937 AD (C20th AD)
Description
New Jersey (NJ), United States of America The fuselage of the crashed German Zeppelin airship 'Hindenburg' (LZ 129) is on fire. Eyewitnesses watch helplessly the disaster. The first flight of the 'LZ 129' took place on 04.03. 1936. On 06.05. 1937, the airship crashed burning on the American airfield in Lakehurst. The cause of this 32 second tragedy has never been fully understood.
Photo credit
© SZ Photo / Scherl / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
accident / accidents / disaster / transport accident / historical / symbol / Photograph / Photography / Mzphoto
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