Lot Number: 169
|Date: 1937, Jun 11|
Description: 250th South Atlantic crossing, Condor/Lufthansa, Sao Paulo to Berlin, no arrival ds, flown across the South Atlantic to Europe, purple 'flag' flight cachet, airmail cover franked 200R postage + 4000R airmail.
Lot Number: 468
|Date: 1930, Jan 7|
Description: Asuncion to Paris, no arrival ds, registered (label) blue/grey Aeroposta Argentina plain cover rated 18P90 airmail and 2P50 registration. The cover weighed between 4 and 5 grams effecting a combined postage/airmail rate of 17P. Overpaid by 1P909 to include FDI of two pairs of the Cathedral of Asuncion' issue. Flown on the new CGA overseas service from Paraguay to Argentina then "accelerated" by the "plane-ship-plane route via the South Atlantic to Toulouse, then OAT to destination.