Picture - People holding down Graf Zeppelin LZ 127

Picture - People holding down Graf Zeppelin LZ 127

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LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin

LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin was made in 1928 as a mean of restarting of German Zeppelin traffic after the World War One. It was the first aircraft in history to fly over a million miles; it flew around the world and to the Arctic and back.

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