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A Seaplane Depot Ship: A Description of the Westfalen Converted for the Luft Hansa South Atlantic Service

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 April 1933

Abstract

THE Deutsche Luft Hansa have had under consideration the establishment of air services between Germany and Soutb America. The actual oversea distance from Africa to Brazil is some 3,000 kilometres (1,860 miles) which is too far for existing com‐mercial types of seaplane.

Citation

(1933), "A Seaplane Depot Ship: A Description of the Westfalen Converted for the Luft Hansa South Atlantic Service", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 5 No. 4, pp. 87-87. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb029672

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