Lot Number: 721

(Ephemera) B.C. Hucks in the seat of his Bleriot Monoplane, and signed by him verso, unused B&W PPC. Following his demonstration flights in the north of England early in 1913, he carried out the series of flights advertising the product of the Robert Sinclair Tobacco Company Ltd and, subsequently he trained purposefully to fly upside-down. His career ended when he was killed in the First World War.

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Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: B.C. Hucks in the seat of his Bleriot Monoplane, and signed by him verso, unused B&W PPC. Following his demonstration flights in the north of England early in 1913, he carried out the series of flights advertising the product of the Robert Sinclair Tobacco Company Ltd and, subsequently he trained purposefully to fly upside-down. His career ended when he was killed in the First World War.
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Lot Number: 703

(Ephemera) Captain Harold Gray Pan Am pilots uniform, signed B&Wphotograph made from the original negative, 15x10cm, c1940. Faint, non invasive crease, does not detract - see scan.

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Date: Photographs
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Captain Harold Gray Pan Am pilots uniform, signed B&Wphotograph made from the original negative, 15x10cm, c1940. Faint, non invasive crease, does not detract - see scan.
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Lot Number: 716

(Ephemera) The 'Cape Town Clipper' NC 18612 on the tarmac,photograph made from the original negative, 15x9cm, signed by Capt. W.M.Masland. The Boeing 314 Clipper was a long-range flying boat produced by the Boeing Airplane Company between 1938 and 1941.Three were sold to BOAC during the Battle of Britain (1940) and delivered in early 1941. (BOAC's three Short S.26 transoceanic flying-boats had been requisitioned by the RAF).

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Date: Photographs
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: The 'Cape Town Clipper' NC 18612 on the tarmac,photograph made from the original negative, 15x9cm, signed by Capt. W.M.Masland. The Boeing 314 Clipper was a long-range flying boat produced by the Boeing Airplane Company between 1938 and 1941.Three were sold to BOAC during the Battle of Britain (1940) and delivered in early 1941. (BOAC's three Short S.26 transoceanic flying-boats had been requisitioned by the RAF).
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Lot Number: 711

(Ephemera) NC 15067, Sikorsky S-43, NC 15067, nice detailed sepia photograph made from the original negative showing side view, 11x9cm. Delivered to Pan Am in March 1936. Pan Am who assigned this Baby Clipper to Panair do Brasil.

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Date: Photographs
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: NC 15067, Sikorsky S-43, NC 15067, nice detailed sepia photograph made from the original negative showing side view, 11x9cm. Delivered to Pan Am in March 1936. Pan Am who assigned this Baby Clipper to Panair do Brasil.
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Lot Number: 665

(Wake Island) R.O.A. Sullivan Autograph on 1935 PAA Wake Island Survey Cover - tied 8/22/35 - Honolulu, Hawaii - Honolulu to Midway to Wake Island and return - PAA prepared in Hawaii - very scarce large envelope format - only 4 or 5 seen in this style - signed by commanding pilot R.O.D. Sullivan and station managers on Midway and Wake Islands. Very scarce and in fine condition, identical cover retails at 1000+ USD.

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Date: 1935, Aug 13
Est. price: £625.00
Category: Wake Island

Description: R.O.A. Sullivan Autograph on 1935 PAA Wake Island Survey Cover - tied 8/22/35 - Honolulu, Hawaii - Honolulu to Midway to Wake Island and return - PAA prepared in Hawaii - very scarce large envelope format - only 4 or 5 seen in this style - signed by commanding pilot R.O.D. Sullivan and station managers on Midway and Wake Islands. Very scarce and in fine condition, identical cover retails at 1000+ USD.
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Lot Number: 644

(United States Internal) US Governmental Flight # 162i, San Francisco to New York test flight with night flying between Cheyenne and Chicago, bs New York Aug 23, fine strike violet three line "First Trip/Night Airmail Service/San Francisco to New York"m 2c PSE canc San Francisco/ Aug 21/1923/6am. Signed Capt. Jack Knight.

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Date: 1920, Nov 29
Est. price: £85.00
Category: United States Internal

Description: US Governmental Flight # 162i, San Francisco to New York test flight with night flying between Cheyenne and Chicago, bs New York Aug 23, fine strike violet three line "First Trip/Night Airmail Service/San Francisco to New York"m 2c PSE canc San Francisco/ Aug 21/1923/6am. Signed Capt. Jack Knight.
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Lot Number: 618

(United States) Pacific Survey Flight from San Francisco to Hawaii and Return by Pan Am, long 6c postal stationery envelope with machine cancellation, on reverse arrival datestamp of April 17, 6c affixed and tied by Honolulu cancellation of April 22 and a further 6c added upon arrival and tied by San Francisco cancellation of April 23, both outward (red) and return (blue) cachets below and signed by the pilot 'Edwin Musick', fine and scarce as only a few carried on the round trip (AAMC 1230).

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Date: 1935, Apr 16
Est. price: £150.00
Category: United States

Description: Pacific Survey Flight from San Francisco to Hawaii and Return by Pan Am, long 6c postal stationery envelope with machine cancellation, on reverse arrival datestamp of April 17, 6c affixed and tied by Honolulu cancellation of April 22 and a further 6c added upon arrival and tied by San Francisco cancellation of April 23, both outward (red) and return (blue) cachets below and signed by the pilot 'Edwin Musick', fine and scarce as only a few carried on the round trip (AAMC 1230).
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Lot Number: 631

(United States) Return of first RAF Lancaster Bomber Good Will Flight, New York to Graveley, Wotherspoon cover franked 3d GB stamp POA and canc West Calder/Midlothian/31 Aug 46 tying black/yellow label reading "1946/Operation Good-Will/RAF Squadron 35/New York to Graveley/Trans-Atlantic Fkifgt/SAir Mail". See T/O AAMC #1376a. Signed by F/Lt K.W.Clarine DFC. Verso, in hand of Francis Field "13 flown (9 signed Clarine)".

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Date: 1946, Aug 31
Est. price: £65.00
Category: United States

Description: Return of first RAF Lancaster Bomber Good Will Flight, New York to Graveley, Wotherspoon cover franked 3d GB stamp POA and canc West Calder/Midlothian/31 Aug 46 tying black/yellow label reading "1946/Operation Good-Will/RAF Squadron 35/New York to Graveley/Trans-Atlantic Fkifgt/SAir Mail". See T/O AAMC #1376a. Signed by F/Lt K.W.Clarine DFC. Verso, in hand of Francis Field "13 flown (9 signed Clarine)".
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Lot Number: 626

(United States) Pan Am FAM 18 F/F New York-Shediac, magenta official cachet on front, dark blue/white/red 'TransAtlanticFirst Flight' souvenir cover, signed by pilot Capt. Harold Grey.

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Date: 1939, Jun 24
Est. price: £25.00
Category: United States

Description: Pan Am FAM 18 F/F New York-Shediac, magenta official cachet on front, dark blue/white/red 'TransAtlanticFirst Flight' souvenir cover, signed by pilot Capt. Harold Grey.
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Lot Number: 563

(Ship to Shore) German North Atlantic Catapult Flight, New York to Europe, red framed 'Mit Luftpost befordert/Zweiglftpostaftampt/Berlin Zentralflughafen',  circular Berlin 'Berlin C2/8.5.30' arrival cachet verso, plain cover franked US 20c air, canc Varick St/30/4/30, inland origin, red flight cachet, red framed 'Mit Katepultflug' advisory cachet. Signed by the captain Jobst von Strudnitz. A neat hand drawn map, 16x9cm, of route accompanies this item.

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Date: 1930, May 08
Est. price: £85.00
Category: Ship to Shore

Description: German North Atlantic Catapult Flight, New York to Europe, red framed 'Mit Luftpost befordert/Zweiglftpostaftampt/Berlin Zentralflughafen', circular Berlin 'Berlin C2/8.5.30' arrival cachet verso, plain cover franked US 20c air, canc Varick St/30/4/30, inland origin, red flight cachet, red framed 'Mit Katepultflug' advisory cachet. Signed by the captain Jobst von Strudnitz. A neat hand drawn map, 16x9cm, of route accompanies this item.
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Lot Number: 596

(South Africa) Tommy Rose South Africa to Great Britain Record Flight, House of Assembly/Cape Town cover with logo on flap, carried on the return flight with double-ring "Cape Town Municipal Air-Port/Wingfield/-3. Mar.1936" cachet, endorsed "Per favour of/Flt Lt. Tommy Rose" on the front, franked Great Britain 1 1/2d. on arrival and cancelled London 9 March 1936. Signed by the pilot on reverse. Also a copy of an original note from LG Wyndham to Stan Wheatcroft enclosed with this cover, and written on Union Parliament South Africa House of Assembly notepaper, and a small B&W picture. 8x6cm of Rose standing by his plane. A scarce item in fine condition, see scans of front and back..




3-9 March 1936 Record flight by Cape Town - London by Tommy Rose, copy of letter and small photo
of aircraft . Circular Cape Town Air Post cachet posted on arrival, endorsed by favour Flt Lt T Rose.

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Date: 1936, Mar 3
Est. price: £650.00
Category: South Africa

Description: Tommy Rose South Africa to Great Britain Record Flight, House of Assembly/Cape Town cover with logo on flap, carried on the return flight with double-ring "Cape Town Municipal Air-Port/Wingfield/-3. Mar.1936" cachet, endorsed "Per favour of/Flt Lt. Tommy Rose" on the front, franked Great Britain 1 1/2d. on arrival and cancelled London 9 March 1936. Signed by the pilot on reverse. Also a copy of an original note from LG Wyndham to Stan Wheatcroft enclosed with this cover, and written on Union Parliament South Africa House of Assembly notepaper, and a small B&W picture. 8x6cm of Rose standing by his plane. A scarce item in fine condition, see scans of front and back.. 3-9 March 1936 Record flight by Cape Town - London by Tommy Rose, copy of letter and small photo of aircraft . Circular Cape Town Air Post cachet posted on arrival, endorsed by favour Flt Lt T Rose.
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Lot Number: 599

(South Africa) Clouston & Kirby Green record flight Cape Town - London, cover franked South Africa 1d canc Cape Town 16 Nov 37 cds, also GB 1 1/2d's on front and verso canc London and Newport  confirming return to GB, and a large rubber "Cape Town Municipal Air-Port/ Wingfield/ 16 Nov 1937" cds and blue/black "Cape Town - London Record Flight by F/O AE Clouston and Mrs Kirby Green November, 1937" labels on front and back. Signed A.E. Clouston and Betty Kirby Green. Scarce, VF.

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Date: 1937, Nov 16
Est. price: £275.00
Category: South Africa

Description: Clouston & Kirby Green record flight Cape Town - London, cover franked South Africa 1d canc Cape Town 16 Nov 37 cds, also GB 1 1/2d's on front and verso canc London and Newport confirming return to GB, and a large rubber "Cape Town Municipal Air-Port/ Wingfield/ 16 Nov 1937" cds and blue/black "Cape Town - London Record Flight by F/O AE Clouston and Mrs Kirby Green November, 1937" labels on front and back. Signed A.E. Clouston and Betty Kirby Green. Scarce, VF.
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Lot Number: 560

(Ship to Shore) German North Atlantic Catapult Flight, Bremen-England, no arrival ds, red framed flight cachet, plain cover franked Germany 25pf x3 (one has a corner fault). Signed by the captain  L. Ziegenbein.

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Date: 1929, Aug 02
Est. price: £65.00
Category: Ship to Shore

Description: German North Atlantic Catapult Flight, Bremen-England, no arrival ds, red framed flight cachet, plain cover franked Germany 25pf x3 (one has a corner fault). Signed by the captain L. Ziegenbein.
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Lot Number: 554

(Recovered Interrupted Mail) BOAC COMET 1 G-ALYP crash near Elba, on a flight from Singapore to London, via Rome, buff printed commercial cover addressed to Avon Stamps, Lowestoft, England, stamp has been washed off but the residual postmark reads 'Alor' (Star)/'7 Jan' (1954), neat signed ms 'Stamps missing/when received at Lowestoft', verso a 'Found Open on Arrival' seal cancelled by two 'London F.S./27 JA  54' dr cds's, large violet 'BY AIR' x2 on front, and four very fine strikes (two front and two verso) of theType a red "DAMAGED BY SEAWATER/COMET MAIL" cachet, Ni 54010. A handsome example of a scarce item in exhibition condition.

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Date: 1954, Jan 10
Est. price: £350.00
Category: Recovered Interrupted Mail

Description: BOAC COMET 1 G-ALYP crash near Elba, on a flight from Singapore to London, via Rome, buff printed commercial cover addressed to Avon Stamps, Lowestoft, England, stamp has been washed off but the residual postmark reads 'Alor' (Star)/'7 Jan' (1954), neat signed ms 'Stamps missing/when received at Lowestoft', verso a 'Found Open on Arrival' seal cancelled by two 'London F.S./27 JA 54' dr cds's, large violet 'BY AIR' x2 on front, and four very fine strikes (two front and two verso) of theType a red "DAMAGED BY SEAWATER/COMET MAIL" cachet, Ni 54010. A handsome example of a scarce item in exhibition condition.
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Lot Number: 543

(Papua and New Guinea) Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra special charter flight to the Melbourne  Cup, (Wau)-Port Moresby-Melbourne, bs 30/10, registered (label) cover franked 1930 3d and 6d air opt, canc Port Moresby 28 Oct 36, typed 'First Direct Flight/Wau-Port Moresby-Melbourne/ Lockheed Electra monoplane, signed by the pilot Tommy O'Dea. Also B&W photograph of mail bags being loaded into the Lockheed.

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Date: 1936, Oct 28
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Papua and New Guinea

Description: Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra special charter flight to the Melbourne Cup, (Wau)-Port Moresby-Melbourne, bs 30/10, registered (label) cover franked 1930 3d and 6d air opt, canc Port Moresby 28 Oct 36, typed 'First Direct Flight/Wau-Port Moresby-Melbourne/ Lockheed Electra monoplane, signed by the pilot Tommy O'Dea. Also B&W photograph of mail bags being loaded into the Lockheed.
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Lot Number: 548

(Papua and New Guinea) Missionary Air Fellowship, Bougainville Air Services, Kieta corner cover, Kieta to Tinputz, POA 29 JY 72 cds, signed by the pilot.

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Date: 1972, Jul 29
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Papua and New Guinea

Description: Missionary Air Fellowship, Bougainville Air Services, Kieta corner cover, Kieta to Tinputz, POA 29 JY 72 cds, signed by the pilot.
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Lot Number: 542

(Papua and New Guinea) Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra flight, Port Moresby to Melbourne bs 30/10, registered (label) cover franked 1916 1d, 2 1/2d x2 and 1930 3d air. Signed by the pilot Tommy O'Dea. Nice item.

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Date: 1936, Oct 27
Est. price: £65.00
Category: Papua and New Guinea

Description: Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra flight, Port Moresby to Melbourne bs 30/10, registered (label) cover franked 1916 1d, 2 1/2d x2 and 1930 3d air. Signed by the pilot Tommy O'Dea. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 539

(Panama) PANAGRA F/F Colon to Lima (Peru), bs 27/5, plain cover franked 32c canc 'Republica de Panama/Agencia Postal de Colon' double ring cds, purple framed 'Panama-Peru' flight cachet. 162 pieces carried from Colon. Signed by the pilot Frank E. Ormsbee.

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Date: 1929, May 24
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Panama

Description: PANAGRA F/F Colon to Lima (Peru), bs 27/5, plain cover franked 32c canc 'Republica de Panama/Agencia Postal de Colon' double ring cds, purple framed 'Panama-Peru' flight cachet. 162 pieces carried from Colon. Signed by the pilot Frank E. Ormsbee.
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Lot Number: 530

(Nicaragua) Pan Am FAM 5, F/F Managua (Nicaragua) to Miami, no arrival b/s, printed W.J.Swinson airmail cover, franked 36c, large black special flight (Managua) cachet. Signed in ink by pilot C.D. Swinson. Muller #4, 2000 Ff.

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Date: 1929, May 15
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Nicaragua

Description: Pan Am FAM 5, F/F Managua (Nicaragua) to Miami, no arrival b/s, printed W.J.Swinson airmail cover, franked 36c, large black special flight (Managua) cachet. Signed in ink by pilot C.D. Swinson. Muller #4, 2000 Ff.
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Lot Number: 500

(New Zealand) West Coast (South Island) survey flight, Westport to Wellington leg, 5d air stamp, cachet, b/s, Air Travel Ltd. NZAMS Expert Committee expertisation hs verso, signed by pilot MC McGregor. Mounted on album leaf with explanatory text with picture of McGregor beside plane and receiving mail bags prior to flight. See scan

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Date: 1932, Jan 20
Est. price: £25.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: West Coast (South Island) survey flight, Westport to Wellington leg, 5d air stamp, cachet, b/s, Air Travel Ltd. NZAMS Expert Committee expertisation hs verso, signed by pilot MC McGregor. Mounted on album leaf with explanatory text with picture of McGregor beside plane and receiving mail bags prior to flight. See scan
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Lot Number: 501

(New Zealand) Opening of Timaru Airport, special souvenir cover, flown from Timaru, signed by the pilot TW White. Mounted on album leaf with explanatory text. See scan.

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Date: 1932, Apr 9
Est. price: £25.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Opening of Timaru Airport, special souvenir cover, flown from Timaru, signed by the pilot TW White. Mounted on album leaf with explanatory text. See scan.
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Lot Number: 511

(New Zealand) Union Airways, F/F Palmerston North to Dunedin, bs 16/3, cover with Union Airways logo on the flap, franked 2x 1d air, signed by both pilots..

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Date: 1936, Mar 16
Est. price: £18.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Union Airways, F/F Palmerston North to Dunedin, bs 16/3, cover with Union Airways logo on the flap, franked 2x 1d air, signed by both pilots..
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Lot Number: 510

(New Zealand) Union Airways, F/F Dunedin to Palmerston North, bs 16/3, cover with Union Airways logo on the flap, franked 2x 1d air, signed by the pilot  Commander AG Gerrand..

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Date: 1936, Mar 16
Est. price: £18.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Union Airways, F/F Dunedin to Palmerston North, bs 16/3, cover with Union Airways logo on the flap, franked 2x 1d air, signed by the pilot Commander AG Gerrand..
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Lot Number: 492

(New Zealand) Experimental flight Dunedin to Christchurch, franked 4d, blue air mail label, special blue on white envelope, no b/s, Francis Field authentication and Air Mail Society of NZ Expert Committee Authentication hs's verso, Air Travel, signed by MC McGregor, pilot. Mail carried on one day only. NZAMS Expert Committee expertisation hs verso.

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Date: 1930, Nov 6
Est. price: £35.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Experimental flight Dunedin to Christchurch, franked 4d, blue air mail label, special blue on white envelope, no b/s, Francis Field authentication and Air Mail Society of NZ Expert Committee Authentication hs's verso, Air Travel, signed by MC McGregor, pilot. Mail carried on one day only. NZAMS Expert Committee expertisation hs verso.
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Lot Number: 493

(New Zealand) Gisborne Air Transport Ltd, F/F Hastings to Gisborne service, special printed envelope franked 2d, posted on arrival and cancelled Hastings 10 MR 31 cds. signed by the pilot W.H.Lett.  NZAMS Expertisation cachet verso.

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Date: 1931, Mar 10
Est. price: £75.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Gisborne Air Transport Ltd, F/F Hastings to Gisborne service, special printed envelope franked 2d, posted on arrival and cancelled Hastings 10 MR 31 cds. signed by the pilot W.H.Lett. NZAMS Expertisation cachet verso.
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Lot Number: 494

(New Zealand) Air Survey and Transport Co Ltd, Kaitaia Aero Club F/F Auckland to Kaitaia, POA, Kaitaia 24/3 arrival ds on front, printed souvenir cover, signed by pilot FD Mill,  Air Mail Society of NZ Expert Committee Authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1931, Apr 08
Est. price: £18.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Air Survey and Transport Co Ltd, Kaitaia Aero Club F/F Auckland to Kaitaia, POA, Kaitaia 24/3 arrival ds on front, printed souvenir cover, signed by pilot FD Mill, Air Mail Society of NZ Expert Committee Authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 495

(New Zealand) Air Travel F/F Auckland to New Plymouth, bs 13/11, signed by pilot signed by the pilot C.M. McGregor.

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Date: 1931, Nov 13
Est. price: £25.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Air Travel F/F Auckland to New Plymouth, bs 13/11, signed by pilot signed by the pilot C.M. McGregor.
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Lot Number: 508

(New Zealand) Trans Tasman Flight, Kaitaia-Sydney 2/7 and on to Lae, NG 27/7, franked 7d & 5/3d opt + 1d ordinary canc Kaitaia cds, violet NZ-Australia flight and Australia-PNG cachets, red/buff aboriginee cover, signed by the pilot GU Alan.

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Date: 1934, Jul 2
Est. price: £30.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Trans Tasman Flight, Kaitaia-Sydney 2/7 and on to Lae, NG 27/7, franked 7d & 5/3d opt + 1d ordinary canc Kaitaia cds, violet NZ-Australia flight and Australia-PNG cachets, red/buff aboriginee cover, signed by the pilot GU Alan.
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Lot Number: 390

(India) Emergency airmail over flooded areas in Sind, Reti to Jacobabad, bs 28/8 plain cover franked 1 anna canc Delhi Canton cds, attractive black/grey photo label with four RAF planes 'Reti to Jacbabad 1930' tied by violet 'Emergency Air Mail' hs.  Signed by Stephen Smith verso (not facsimile).

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Date: 1930, Aug 26
Est. price: £65.00
Category: India

Description: Emergency airmail over flooded areas in Sind, Reti to Jacobabad, bs 28/8 plain cover franked 1 anna canc Delhi Canton cds, attractive black/grey photo label with four RAF planes 'Reti to Jacbabad 1930' tied by violet 'Emergency Air Mail' hs. Signed by Stephen Smith verso (not facsimile).
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Lot Number: 391

(India) Emergency Flood flight operated by the RAF on account of the floods between Sultankot and Shikapur, cover franked 1a, canc Calcutta 28/8/30 cds, addressed to Jocobabad, carried from Riti to Jacobadad, bs 31/8 by emergency service, ms "Via Reti/to Jacobadad/by Emergency ir Mail/1930 floods".  Signed verso 'Stephen Smith'

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Date: 1930, Aug 28
Est. price: £50.00
Category: India

Description: Emergency Flood flight operated by the RAF on account of the floods between Sultankot and Shikapur, cover franked 1a, canc Calcutta 28/8/30 cds, addressed to Jocobabad, carried from Riti to Jacobadad, bs 31/8 by emergency service, ms "Via Reti/to Jacobadad/by Emergency ir Mail/1930 floods". Signed verso 'Stephen Smith'
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Lot Number: 381

(Hong Kong) Qantas Skymaster first regular flight, Hong Kong to Sydney, plain cover franked 20c canc Hong Kong cds, official company cover with embossed winged logo on flap, large blue/grey/white Qantas Hong Kong-Sydney vignette. Signed by the pilot, Capt. J.M.Hampshire.

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Date: 1949, Jun 28
Est. price: £85.00
Category: Hong Kong

Description: Qantas Skymaster first regular flight, Hong Kong to Sydney, plain cover franked 20c canc Hong Kong cds, official company cover with embossed winged logo on flap, large blue/grey/white Qantas Hong Kong-Sydney vignette. Signed by the pilot, Capt. J.M.Hampshire.
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Lot Number: 259

(GB Internal) London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, special souvenir card, with imprint vignette, blue/black Autogiro label, red Apex cachet and picture of Autogiro G-ACIN flown by Autogiro from Windsor to London on one side, and with the special Expo postmark May 8, 1934 and red five line 'By Autogiro/Over The Route/of the First UK/Aerial Post 1911' on the other. Signed by the pilot  R. Brie, and passenger John S Davis. Scarce.

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Date: 1934, May 8
Est. price: £100.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, special souvenir card, with imprint vignette, blue/black Autogiro label, red Apex cachet and picture of Autogiro G-ACIN flown by Autogiro from Windsor to London on one side, and with the special Expo postmark May 8, 1934 and red five line 'By Autogiro/Over The Route/of the First UK/Aerial Post 1911' on the other. Signed by the pilot R. Brie, and passenger John S Davis. Scarce.
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Lot Number: 294

(GB Internal) F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Belfast to Glasgow, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices, and bearing the Company's violet oval receiving cachet applied at Glasgow..  Signed by pilot Capt Allen.

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Date: 1935, Dec 2
Est. price: £18.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Belfast to Glasgow, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices, and bearing the Company's violet oval receiving cachet applied at Glasgow.. Signed by pilot Capt Allen.
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Lot Number: 298

(GB Internal) F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Liverpool to Belfast, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices, and bearing the Company's violet receiving cachet applied in Belfast.  Signed by pilot Capt Allen.

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Date: 1935, Dec 2
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Liverpool to Belfast, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices, and bearing the Company's violet receiving cachet applied in Belfast. Signed by pilot Capt Allen.
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Lot Number: 297

(GB Internal) F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Glasgow to London, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices, and bearing the Company's official green framed two line "Railway Air Services Ltd/Airway Terminus, Victoria,SW!/2 Dec 1935" receiving cachet. Signed by pilot Capt E.F.Finnegan.

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Date: 1935, Dec 2
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Glasgow to London, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices, and bearing the Company's official green framed two line "Railway Air Services Ltd/Airway Terminus, Victoria,SW!/2 Dec 1935" receiving cachet. Signed by pilot Capt E.F.Finnegan.
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Lot Number: 296

(GB Internal) F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Glasgow to Belfast, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, bearing the Company's receiving cachet applied in Belfast.  Signed by pilot Capt E.F.Finnegan.

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Date: 1935, Dec 2
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Glasgow to Belfast, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, bearing the Company's receiving cachet applied in Belfast. Signed by pilot Capt E.F.Finnegan.
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Lot Number: 266

(GB Internal) Rocket Post of Great Britain, cover flown from Harris to Scarp, franked 1 1/2d ,canc Isle of Harris cds, green 2/6d rocket stamp with rocket fee opt, large black "Trial Firing/Harris-Scarp" cachet. Signed by Gergard Zucker.

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Date: 1934, Jul 28
Est. price: £90.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Rocket Post of Great Britain, cover flown from Harris to Scarp, franked 1 1/2d ,canc Isle of Harris cds, green 2/6d rocket stamp with rocket fee opt, large black "Trial Firing/Harris-Scarp" cachet. Signed by Gergard Zucker.
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Lot Number: 263

(GB Internal) Cover flown on Zucker's first trial rocket flight on the Sussex Downs, bearing blue 1934 Apex vignette overprinted red for the rocket post, hand stamped with the trial firing cachet in black , red machine postmark  Brighton 6 June 1934. Signed by Gerhard Zucker.

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Date: 1934, Jun 6
Est. price: £65.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Cover flown on Zucker's first trial rocket flight on the Sussex Downs, bearing blue 1934 Apex vignette overprinted red for the rocket post, hand stamped with the trial firing cachet in black , red machine postmark Brighton 6 June 1934. Signed by Gerhard Zucker.
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Lot Number: 264

(GB Internal) Cover flown on Zucker's first trial rocket flight on the Sussex Downs, bearing green 1934 Apex vignette overprinted red for the rocket post, hand stamped with the trial firing cachet in black, red machine postmark  Brighton 6 June 1934. Signed by Gerhard Zucker.

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Date: 1934, Jun 6
Est. price: £65.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Cover flown on Zucker's first trial rocket flight on the Sussex Downs, bearing green 1934 Apex vignette overprinted red for the rocket post, hand stamped with the trial firing cachet in black, red machine postmark Brighton 6 June 1934. Signed by Gerhard Zucker.
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Lot Number: 299

(GB Internal) West Coast Air Services, second contract, Castletown to Liverpool, plain cover franked 1 1/2d, two types of cachet applied - one a red three line cachet on the front, and the other a circular  'West Coast Air Services/Liverpool 'cachet  - black on the front and  red 'West Coast Air Services/Isle of Man' verso. Signed by the pilot JC Higgins.

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Date: 1936, Nov 2
Est. price: £35.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: West Coast Air Services, second contract, Castletown to Liverpool, plain cover franked 1 1/2d, two types of cachet applied - one a red three line cachet on the front, and the other a circular 'West Coast Air Services/Liverpool 'cachet - black on the front and red 'West Coast Air Services/Isle of Man' verso. Signed by the pilot JC Higgins.
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Lot Number: 293

(GB Internal) F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first direct flight Glasgow to Liverpool, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices and bearing the Company's official black framed four line "Railway Air/ Services/2 Dec 1935/Liverpool Lime St" receiving cachet, also straight. line "First Flight" hs. Signed by pilot Capt E.F.Finnegan.

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Date: 1935, Dec 2
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first direct flight Glasgow to Liverpool, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices and bearing the Company's official black framed four line "Railway Air/ Services/2 Dec 1935/Liverpool Lime St" receiving cachet, also straight. line "First Flight" hs. Signed by pilot Capt E.F.Finnegan.
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Lot Number: 295

(GB Internal) F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Belfast to London, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices,  and bearing the Company's official green framed two line "Railway Air Services Ltd/Airway Terminus, Victoria,SW!/2 Dec 1935" receiving  Signed by pilot Capt E.F.Finnegan.

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Date: 1935, Dec 2
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: F/F New RAS Contract following the expiry of the Hillman AW contract, first flight Belfast to London, plain cover, franked 1 1/2d, addressed to the Company offices, and bearing the Company's official green framed two line "Railway Air Services Ltd/Airway Terminus, Victoria,SW!/2 Dec 1935" receiving Signed by pilot Capt E.F.Finnegan.
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Lot Number: 265

(GB Internal) Great Western Railway, first aerial excursion, Plymouth-Cardiff-Plymouth, posted at end of return journey in Plymouth plain cover franked 1 1/2d canc Cardiff 18 Jul 1934 machine cancel, typed "Souvenir of the First Aerial Excursion/Plymouth-Cardiff-Plymouth/Great Western Railway/July 18th 1934". Signed by the passenger Mr. W.Nicholls. Scarce.

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Date: 1934, Jul 18
Est. price: £40.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Great Western Railway, first aerial excursion, Plymouth-Cardiff-Plymouth, posted at end of return journey in Plymouth plain cover franked 1 1/2d canc Cardiff 18 Jul 1934 machine cancel, typed "Souvenir of the First Aerial Excursion/Plymouth-Cardiff-Plymouth/Great Western Railway/July 18th 1934". Signed by the passenger Mr. W.Nicholls. Scarce.
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Lot Number: 290

(GB Internal) Blackpool and West Coast Air Services, F/F Liverpool to Castletown (Isle of Man), plain cover franked 1 1/2d (all mail now carried at ordinary rates), purple six line 'First Air Mail/Lverpool to Isle of Man ..................' cachet on front, signed by the pilot Cap. J.C.Higgins.

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Date: 1935, Feb 1
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Blackpool and West Coast Air Services, F/F Liverpool to Castletown (Isle of Man), plain cover franked 1 1/2d (all mail now carried at ordinary rates), purple six line 'First Air Mail/Lverpool to Isle of Man ..................' cachet on front, signed by the pilot Cap. J.C.Higgins.
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Lot Number: 346

(GB Internal) Rare BEA first scheduled passenger service, Dundee to Glasgow, Wotherspoon cover franked 4d POA Paisley 5 Jly 1966 cds, typed  'First Scheduled Passenger/ Service/ Dundee to Glasgow', signed by the pilot and the Lord Provost. Verso "No 4 of 12 flown" and signed J. Wotherspoon.

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Date: 1966, Jul 5
Est. price: £150.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Rare BEA first scheduled passenger service, Dundee to Glasgow, Wotherspoon cover franked 4d POA Paisley 5 Jly 1966 cds, typed 'First Scheduled Passenger/ Service/ Dundee to Glasgow', signed by the pilot and the Lord Provost. Verso "No 4 of 12 flown" and signed J. Wotherspoon.
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Lot Number: 303

(GB Internal) Allied Airways (Gandar Dower) Ltd, F/F Aberdeen to Lerwick, oval registered '23 No 37 ' receiver on front, 4 1/2d postal stationery registered, canc  'Registered Aberdeen 23 Nov 37 cds, signed by pilot, Capt. EG Starling above red two line 'Chief Pilot/Allied Airways (Gandar Dower) Ltd.

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Date: 1937, Nov 23
Est. price: £35.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Allied Airways (Gandar Dower) Ltd, F/F Aberdeen to Lerwick, oval registered '23 No 37 ' receiver on front, 4 1/2d postal stationery registered, canc 'Registered Aberdeen 23 Nov 37 cds, signed by pilot, Capt. EG Starling above red two line 'Chief Pilot/Allied Airways (Gandar Dower) Ltd.
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Lot Number: 301

(GB Internal) Northern and Scottish Airways Ltd, Western Isles second emergency service flown when the island mail boat was disabled, Glasgow to Islay, bs 12/3, commercial airmail etiquette cover franked 1 1/2d tied Glasgow 11 Mar 1937 machine cancel, signed by the pilot Capt. David Barclay, and the Wireless Officer F.R.Hughes.

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Date: 1937, Mar 11
Est. price: £75.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Northern and Scottish Airways Ltd, Western Isles second emergency service flown when the island mail boat was disabled, Glasgow to Islay, bs 12/3, commercial airmail etiquette cover franked 1 1/2d tied Glasgow 11 Mar 1937 machine cancel, signed by the pilot Capt. David Barclay, and the Wireless Officer F.R.Hughes.
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Lot Number: 287

(GB Internal) Hillman Airways, F/F tenth GB Inland Airmail Service London-L'pool-Belfast-Glasgow service, Belfast to London, no arrival ds, posted 8.45am, blue/ivory Davis cover franked 1 1/2d, signed by the pilot C.E.N. Pelly.

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Date: 1934, Dec 01
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Hillman Airways, F/F tenth GB Inland Airmail Service London-L'pool-Belfast-Glasgow service, Belfast to London, no arrival ds, posted 8.45am, blue/ivory Davis cover franked 1 1/2d, signed by the pilot C.E.N. Pelly.
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Lot Number: 216

(GB External) British Airways, New England -Scandinavia service, London to Malmo, b/s 17/3, blue/green/cream souvenir cover franked 2 1/2d canc London cds, signed by the pilot Flt. Lt. W. F. Anderson. Ironed horizontal fold, does not detract, see scan.

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Date: 1936, Mar 17
Est. price: £20.00
Category: GB External

Description: British Airways, New England -Scandinavia service, London to Malmo, b/s 17/3, blue/green/cream souvenir cover franked 2 1/2d canc London cds, signed by the pilot Flt. Lt. W. F. Anderson. Ironed horizontal fold, does not detract, see scan.
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Lot Number: 151

(France) Calais, French rocket flight, bears 15c stamps which are not postmarked, but cancelled"Experience Interrompue/par ordre du Ministere/de l'Interieur"plain cover, also blue flight cachet and red three line 'Cachet de Controle' cachet. Unflown because they were officially forbidden to do so.  Signed by Karl Roberti.

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Date: 1935, Sep 13
Est. price: £65.00
Category: France

Description: Calais, French rocket flight, bears 15c stamps which are not postmarked, but cancelled"Experience Interrompue/par ordre du Ministere/de l'Interieur"plain cover, also blue flight cachet and red three line 'Cachet de Controle' cachet. Unflown because they were officially forbidden to do so. Signed by Karl Roberti.
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