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Airship bow mooring post

Airship bow mooring post

C016/2787

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25.1 MB (25.0 MB compressed)

2657 x 3308 pixels

22.6 x 27.9 cm ⏐ 8.9 x 11.0 in (300dpi)

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Caption

Airship bow mooring post. Sailor at the bow mooring post of the USS Akron (ZRS-4). The USS Akron was a helium-filled rigid airship built in the USA by the Goodyear-Zeppelin Corporation. It served as a flying aircraft carrier for F9C Sparrowhawk fighter planes. The Akron was launched on 8th August 1931 and served for 18 months before breaking up in a storm off the coast of New Jersey on 4th April 1933. Seventy-three of the sevent-six on board were killed, the largest loss of life for any airship crash.

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