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Slate Aircraft Co City of Glendale
 

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The all-metal dirigible “City of Glendale” was supposed to be able to fly around 100 mph and carry 40 passengers.
 
On ts test run in 1929 the airship was ripped by an explosion. The Slate Aircraft Company, who built the dirigible, claimed that heat from the sun had pressurised the gas chamber to a destructive level.
 
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