Aviation Photo #1531302 Dornier Do B Merkur (Replica) - Lufthansa (Dornier Foundation)

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Minutes after its Roll-Out ceremony in Hamburg, this replica of the famous Dornier Merkur enjoyed its first rays of sunlight. Built in Hungary and painted in original Luft Hansa colours from the 1920s by five retirees of Lufthansa Technik's painting division who spent several weeks of their time to give "Silberfuchs" (Silver Fox) its fresh look. Soon to be deassembled and shipped to Friedrichshafen where it will be one of the highlights in the new Dornier Museum opening its doors on July 24th. Great Job!
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Photo Added: May 27, 2009

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Anonymous
8 years ago
That aircraft looks great! Thanks for the detailed information about this picture. Greetings from HAM.

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