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Wellman airship "America" seen from Trent 1910

Oct. 15, 1910. "Wellman airship seen from Trent." Walter Wellman's hydrogen dirigible America just before being abandoned by its crew near Bermuda, 1,370 miles into an attempt to cross the Atlantic from New Jersey. Its engines having failed, the America drifted out of sight, never to be seen again.

 

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/America_(airship)

 

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Taken on September 30, 2008