Hindenburg... 1936... The spear at the top of the Empire State Building was originally designed as a 'dock' for blimps like the Hindenburg. It was never used for a dock.
Zeppelins in New York City passing over an under construction Empire State bldg, 1930 (The needle on the Empire State building was built to be a moor for zeppelins.)
war is only for stupids, but... : Photo
LZ129. Scoops #10, Apr. 14, 1934, via Flickr.
http://edidyouknow.com/did-you-know-394/ There are only thirteen blimps in the world.
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graf zeppelin - lakehurst new nersey 1930
October 15, 1928: The Graf Zeppelin completed its first trans-Atlantic flight, landing at Lakehurst, New Jersey, USA.