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Category:Hugo Eckener

English: Dr. Hugo Eckener (August 10, 1868–August 14, 1954) was the head of the Luftschiffbau Zeppelin in the inter-war years, and was commander of the famous Graf Zeppelin. Noted for his genius as both a publicist and a meteorologist, he was responsible for the construction of some of the most successful airships in history.

Hugo Eckener 
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manager of the Luftschiffbau Zeppelin company
Date of birth 10 August 1868
Date of death 14 August 1954
  • entrepreneur
Member of
  • Academy of Useful Science
  • German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
Award received
  • Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Daniel Guggenheim Medal
  • Harmon Trophy
  • Cothenius Medal
  • Q29954289
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