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The Hindenburg: A Disaster and a Miracle

The Hindenburg: A Disaster and a Miracle

The Hindenburg: A Disaster and a Miracle by Mike McLeod Seventy-seven years ago when the 803-foot Hindenburg crashed on May 6, 1937 at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in Lakehurst, N.J., 35 people died: 13 passengers and 22 crew (including one on the ground crew). Fortunately, on that trip there were just 36 passengers on […]

Ken’s Korner: Ticket from the ill-fated Hindenburg is on exhibit

Ken’s Korner: Ticket from the ill-fated Hindenburg is on exhibit

Ken’s Korner: Ticket from the ill-fated Hindenburg is on exhibit News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall What may be the only surviving passenger ticket from the doomed airship Hindenburg, which caught fire just before docking at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in New Jersey on May 6, 1937, […]