Lakehurst


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Lake·hurst

 (lāk′hürst)
A borough of east-central New Jersey east-southeast of Trenton. The dirigible Hindenburg was destroyed by fire at the naval air station here (May 6, 1937).
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Tucson, AZ, May 09, 2019 --(PR.com)-- For twenty-five years, Helicopter Utility Squadron Two (HU-2) called the Naval Air Station Lakehurst home.
1937: The German airship Hindenburg exploded at its moorings in Lakehurst, New Jersey, killing 36 people.
However, the conduit on the GBU-49 did not fit the current weapons loader, until a team from NAWCAD Lakehurst modified the adapter, the ADU-894A/E, and delivered it to the Marine Corps on schedule in November.
He was succeeded by his second son, George V | 1937: The German airship Hindenburg crashed and burned in Lakehurst, NJ.
While docking at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in Manchester Township, New Jersey, the ship caught fire.
The US Air Force granted its support and consent for the solar power plant to provide electricity at a reduced rate for a period of 20 years to the privatized military family housing community at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, the US military's only tri-service installation, consisting of McGuire Air Force Base, Fort Dix and neighboring Naval Air Station Lakehurst.
Lakehurst, NJ - FORMERLY Brookfield, MA - Mary went to be with the Lord on Nov 17, 2012.
re-of has 1937: The German airship Hindenburg exploded at its moorings in Lakehurst, New Jersey, killing 36 of the 97 people aboard.
The Graf's circumnavigation of the globe began and ended in Lakehurst, New Jersey (not New York, as both the film and a contemporary newsreel excerpted in it state).
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18 at Naval Air Engineering Station Lakehurst, N.J.
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