Detail: Lot 116

Lot No: 116
Date: 1937, Jul 2
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Brazil

Description: Interrupted flight, Parahiba to England, via Koln 17/7red/blue/grey 'Via Aeropostale' cover franked 4200Rs, carried on Air France 'Arc en Ciel' pilotted by Mermoz. Forced to return after 4 hours due to bad weather. The Koln 17/7 arrival ds suggests that, on return, the cover was transferred to the DLH seaplane flight L18 which left Natal on 13/7 and arrived in Stuttgart 16/7. Interesting item. Image.

Bid:
(Brazil) Interrupted flight, Parahiba to England, via Koln 17/7red/blue/grey 'Via Aeropostale' cover franked 4200Rs, carried on Air France 'Arc en Ciel' pilotted by Mermoz. Forced to return after 4 hours due to bad weather. The Koln 17/7 arrival ds suggests that, on return, the cover was transferred to the DLH seaplane flight L18 which left Natal on 13/7 and arrived in Stuttgart 16/7. Interesting item. Image.
(Brazil) Interrupted flight, Parahiba to England, via Koln 17/7red/blue/grey 'Via Aeropostale' cover franked 4200Rs, carried on Air France 'Arc en Ciel' pilotted by Mermoz. Forced to return after 4 hours due to bad weather. The Koln 17/7 arrival ds suggests that, on return, the cover was transferred to the DLH seaplane flight L18 which left Natal on 13/7 and arrived in Stuttgart 16/7. Interesting item. Image.