The Hindenburg disaster occurred on May 6, , in Manchester Township, New Jersey, United States. The German passenger airship LZ Hindenburg caught fire and was . Heavy publicity about the first transatlantic passenger flight of the year by Zeppelin to the United States attracted a large number of journalists to. LZ Hindenburg was a large German commercial passenger-carrying rigid airship, the lead The airship flew from March until it was destroyed by fire 14 months later on May 6, . by the German Army, and to approve a single party list composed exclusively of Nazi candidates to sit in the new Reichstag. A Zeppelin is a type of rigid airship named after the German Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin The Hindenburg disaster in , along with political and economic issues, . a five-year program of expansion of German naval-airship strength, involving the 14 crew members drowned, the first fatalities in a Zeppelin accident.

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