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Unformatted text preview: rather than helium as its fuel, the static buildup on the airship while flying in poor weather, and also the flammable paint used to finish the Hindenburg’s construction. Contrary to German engineering standards, this airship was nowhere near “perfect” and further investigation is needed to determine the cause of this slip in their engineering standards. There is a lot of information on this topic and it will be very important to focus on the cultural perspective and its effect on the disaster....
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This note was uploaded on 10/03/2010 for the course ENGE 1214 taught by Professor Twknott during the Fall '10 term at Virginia Tech.
- Fall '10