Detail: Lot 557

Lot No: 557
Date: 1934, May 13
Est. price: £275.00
Category: United States

Description: Pond and Sabelli attempted flight, New York to Rome, carried all the way to Rome, where Roma Aeroporto Littoria 11/6 arrival ds was applied, airmail cover franked 8c canc New York cds, also seven line Municipal Airport, Floyd Bennet Field, Brooklyn, NY 14/5 depart hs. Due to engine trouble aviators forced to land in Ireland where Leact Ui Concubair 15/5 transit cds was applied. Signed by Sabelli. Scarce trans-oceanic record flight in fine condition. AmAMC T/O 1207

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(United States) Pond and Sabelli attempted flight, New York to Rome, carried all the way to Rome, where Roma Aeroporto Littoria 11/6 arrival ds was applied, airmail cover franked 8c canc New York cds, also seven line Municipal Airport, Floyd Bennet Field, Brooklyn, NY 14/5 depart hs. Due to engine trouble aviators forced to land in Ireland where Leact Ui Concubair 15/5 transit cds was applied. Signed by Sabelli. Scarce trans-oceanic record flight in fine condition. AmAMC T/O 1207
(United States) Pond and Sabelli attempted flight, New York to Rome, carried all the way to Rome, where Roma Aeroporto Littoria 11/6 arrival ds was applied, airmail cover franked 8c canc New York cds, also seven line Municipal Airport, Floyd Bennet Field, Brooklyn, NY 14/5 depart hs. Due to engine trouble aviators forced to land in Ireland where Leact Ui Concubair 15/5 transit cds was applied. Signed by Sabelli. Scarce trans-oceanic record flight in fine condition. AmAMC T/O 1207