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My 200-Passenger Planes (Feb, 1930)

My 200-Passenger Planes

Here is the story of the wonder plane of the world by the brilliant man who conceived, engineered and built it. Read Dr. Dornier’s sparkling analysis of future flying problems, and of the proposed New York-South America flight to be made this spring with the DO-X!

by DR. CLAUDE DORNIER Builder of largest airplane in the world.

ON a memorable bright day last fall the largest airplane in the world, the flying boat, DO.X, which I designed and built in my factory on the shores of Lake Constance, was hauled out of the workshops where it had taken shape and launched into the lake ready for its trial flight.