Lot Number: 26

(Airship) First mail flight Airship USS "Los Angeles Lakehurst to Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, bs 5/5, magenta air mail "Air Mail Service Apr 27 New York cancellation tying US 2c , printed 'Via Air Mail/By Airship/Los Angeles/from Lakehurst NJ/to Porto Rico, Roessler  cover,

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Date: 1925, Apr 27
Est. price: £65.00
Category: Airship

Description: First mail flight Airship USS "Los Angeles Lakehurst to Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, bs 5/5, magenta air mail "Air Mail Service Apr 27 New York cancellation tying US 2c , printed 'Via Air Mail/By Airship/Los Angeles/from Lakehurst NJ/to Porto Rico, Roessler cover,
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Lot Number: 110

(France) EXPERIMENTAL OUTWARD AND RETURN FLIGHTS on behalf of the French Air Union by R. Bajac from Paris (Seine) to London (Thames) and return, special illustrated cards flown on each leg, franked France 75c tied by Bourget Aviation cds, on reverse 'H.M.CUSTOMS & EXCISE/CROYDON AEROPLANE' cachet, the other  franked 1½d and 2d (tiny top rk corner perf nibble - see scan) tied by Waddon Aerodrome cds, and France 20c Postage Due affixed upon arrival and with Paris arrival markings on reverse, both cards signed 'R. Bajac'. Fine and scarce as a pair (Newall 25.11a/b). See verso for scan of GB return.

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Date: 1925, Jun 30
Est. price: £250.00
Category: France

Description: EXPERIMENTAL OUTWARD AND RETURN FLIGHTS on behalf of the French Air Union by R. Bajac from Paris (Seine) to London (Thames) and return, special illustrated cards flown on each leg, franked France 75c tied by Bourget Aviation cds, on reverse 'H.M.CUSTOMS & EXCISE/CROYDON AEROPLANE' cachet, the other franked 1½d and 2d (tiny top rk corner perf nibble - see scan) tied by Waddon Aerodrome cds, and France 20c Postage Due affixed upon arrival and with Paris arrival markings on reverse, both cards signed 'R. Bajac'. Fine and scarce as a pair (Newall 25.11a/b). See verso for scan of GB return.
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Lot Number: 153

(GB External) F/F 'all air' London to Copenhagen, bs 18/5, registered (label) cover franked 5 1/2d +4d air fee, dark blue/black etiquette. Service suspended 3/10/25.

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Date: 1925, May 15
Est. price: £65.00
Category: GB External

Description: F/F 'all air' London to Copenhagen, bs 18/5, registered (label) cover franked 5 1/2d +4d air fee, dark blue/black etiquette. Service suspended 3/10/25.
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Lot Number: 273

(Germany) SCADTA "Consular" one cover system, Germany to Colombia, Hamburg to Bogota, bs 2/2/33. , via Barranquilla, 29/12 , where a 30c Scadta "A" 1923 '12mm' consular opt was affixed well clear of other adhesives and cancelled with fine strike red 'Servicio/Scatda/Barranquila/31.XII 1925. The cover was then forwarded to Bogota. A plain cover franked Germany 25pf tied dated Hamburg 5.12.25 cds, black/green "Par Avion/Barranqulla-Neiva" etiquette issued in Berlin for customers in Germany and rated rare by Mair. The one cover system used a single envelope which had to include the appropriated national surface rate. This saved SCADTA time and money as they no longer had to affix the national stamp. Super early item.

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Date: 1925, Dec 5
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Germany

Description: SCADTA "Consular" one cover system, Germany to Colombia, Hamburg to Bogota, bs 2/2/33. , via Barranquilla, 29/12 , where a 30c Scadta "A" 1923 '12mm' consular opt was affixed well clear of other adhesives and cancelled with fine strike red 'Servicio/Scatda/Barranquila/31.XII 1925. The cover was then forwarded to Bogota. A plain cover franked Germany 25pf tied dated Hamburg 5.12.25 cds, black/green "Par Avion/Barranqulla-Neiva" etiquette issued in Berlin for customers in Germany and rated rare by Mair. The one cover system used a single envelope which had to include the appropriated national surface rate. This saved SCADTA time and money as they no longer had to affix the national stamp. Super early item.
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Lot Number: 276

(Greece) Aero Espresso Italiana S.A., experimental period, Athens to Brindisi, clear 'Brindisi/3.11.26/Posta Aerea' arrival ds on front, Drossos corner card franked 2l 1926 air and 60l ordinary canc black  Athens cds. Small non invasive semi circular  filing hole rh edge.

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Date: 1925, Nov 3
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Greece

Description: Aero Espresso Italiana S.A., experimental period, Athens to Brindisi, clear 'Brindisi/3.11.26/Posta Aerea' arrival ds on front, Drossos corner card franked 2l 1926 air and 60l ordinary canc black Athens cds. Small non invasive semi circular filing hole rh edge.
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Lot Number: 448

(South Africa) Experimental Flights between Cape Town and Durban March-June 1925, first return from Durban to  Cape Town, PC correctly rated 2d,  black double ring 'SA Air Mail/AA Lugpos/ 28 Feb 25 'on front.

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Date: 1925, Feb 28
Est. price: £12.00
Category: South Africa

Description: Experimental Flights between Cape Town and Durban March-June 1925, first return from Durban to Cape Town, PC correctly rated 2d, black double ring 'SA Air Mail/AA Lugpos/ 28 Feb 25 'on front.
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Lot Number: 449

(South Africa) Experimental Flights between Cape Town and Durban March-June 1925, first return from Durban to  Cape Town, cover correctly rated 2d, + 3d airmail,   black double ring 'SA Air Mail/AA Lugpos/ 5 Mar 25' on front.

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Date: 1925, Mar 5
Est. price: £30.00
Category: South Africa

Description: Experimental Flights between Cape Town and Durban March-June 1925, first return from Durban to Cape Town, cover correctly rated 2d, + 3d airmail, black double ring 'SA Air Mail/AA Lugpos/ 5 Mar 25' on front.
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Lot Number: 522

(United States Internal) First Overnight Flight New York to Chicago, plain cover franked special 10c rate for this service, postmarked Chicago 1/7, addressed to Springfield, Ill, ms ' Via New York, black three line "Overnight Air Mail/First Trip July 1 - 1925/Connecting New York-Chicago", magenta 'Via Air Mail' hs.

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Date: 1925, Jul 1
Est. price: £10.00
Category: United States Internal

Description: First Overnight Flight New York to Chicago, plain cover franked special 10c rate for this service, postmarked Chicago 1/7, addressed to Springfield, Ill, ms ' Via New York, black three line "Overnight Air Mail/First Trip July 1 - 1925/Connecting New York-Chicago", magenta 'Via Air Mail' hs.
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Lot Number: 523

(Uruguay) F/F Montevideo to Rincon, franked 50c inc Battle of Rincon 45c only available on cover and for this flight, canc blue oval special FDI postmark, registered (label) cover, bs 26/9, Muller #13.

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Date: 1925, Sep 23
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Uruguay

Description: F/F Montevideo to Rincon, franked 50c inc Battle of Rincon 45c only available on cover and for this flight, canc blue oval special FDI postmark, registered (label) cover, bs 26/9, Muller #13.
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