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Hindenburg: The New Evidence

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Hindenburg: The New Evidence

On May 6, 1937, the Hindenburg, the world’s largest airship, ignited in a giant fireball as it prepared to land at Lakehurst, New Jersey. Now, more than 80 years later, new footage has surfaced that shows the airship’s final seconds from a fresh angle and in unrivaled clarity, launching a new investigation of one of history’ s most iconic disasters.

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