Re: Piano on Hindenburg (Q)

From:         jim@specialix.com (Jim Maurer)
Organization: Specialix Inc.
Date:         31 Mar 93 01:15:06 PST
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mrtaylor@access.digex.com (Mark Taylor) writes:

>I recently saw a photograph taken inside the zeppelin Hindenburg.
>Promenent in this picture was a piano.
>Does anyone know about this instrument?

Yes, the Hindenburg had a piano.  It was specially constructed out
of Aluminum, for light weight.  When the airlines were putting piano
lounges on jumbo jets I don't think they had to do that, they just
used a regular piano.  I wonder if they had to be FAA approved?   :-)