With an agreement in place with the U. S. Army Air Corps and contracts with the Goodyear Zeppelin Co. to fabricate the balloon and the Dow Chemical Co. to construct the gondola, the National…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Charles Gannon Jun 6, 2010.
Continuing the postal theme of last week's discussion on the Collectibles and Souvenirs of the National Geographic Society - U. S. Army Air Corps Stratosphere Balloon Flights of 1934 and 1935, this…Continue
Started Apr 18, 2010
Along with the small National Geographic Society presentation Flags (discussed in last week's posting), a packet of "Stratosphere Mail" was loaded into the gondola during preparations for the July…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott T. Shier Apr 15, 2010.
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