• Short Summary

    The German zeppelin Hindenburg comes out of its hangar for the first time, and has its trial flight over Lake Constance in Friedrichshafen. Germany.

  • Description

    Title missing, paperwork reads - New German Zeppelin - L.Z. 129's trial flight at Friedrichshafen.

    Germany.

    L/S of the L.Z. 129, the Hindenburg ( Hindenberg ) airship, coming out of its hangar for the first time, it has swastikas on the tail. It was built under the supervision of Dr. Hugo Eckener. Various good shots as it is pulled out by 200 men. M/S of the passenger car underneath. Narrator mentions they hope to establish a regular passenger service across the North Atlantic. M/S as the men pull the ropes out to the side. L/S as it floats up in the air. M/S's as it flies across Lake Constance, people on the ground do Nazi salute.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    855.18
    Media URN:
    12430
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:18:00 / 01:34:00:00
    Canister:
    36/20

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