Graf Zeppelin flight to South America DR19300426-S-EN.v01-LH

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Germany
1930
438 - 439
C38 - C39
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FACTS & FIGURES

In 1932 Airship Graf Zeppelin began five years of providing regularly scheduled passenger, mail, and freight service between Germany and South America (Brazil). These commercial operations were the airship's principal function during this period until it was abruptly withdrawn from active service on the day after the loss of the Hindenburg in May 1937 after having made a total of 64 trips to Brazil. 

The passage to South America was an almost ideal route for a German airship; Brazil and Argentina had a considerable German population, and there were strong business and trade connections between these countries and Germany, yet the transportation of mail, passengers, and freight by ship took weeks...

 

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