umberto nobile


Umberto [oom-ber-taw] , 1885–1978, Italian aeronautical engineer and arctic explorer. Unabridged
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Nobile (Italian nobile)
Umberto. 1885--1978, Italian aeronautical engineer and aviator. He flew his Norge airship over the North Pole (1926) with Amundsen and his Italia airship over the Pole in 1928, crashing on the return

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