Lot Number: 54

(Belgian Congo) F/F accelerated Air Afrique connection Elisabethville-Stanleyville, bs 4/6, cover franked 60c, typed "Avion Air Afrique:Premier Laison Via Stanleyville Juin 1937".

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Date: 1937, Jun 4
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Belgian Congo

Description: F/F accelerated Air Afrique connection Elisabethville-Stanleyville, bs 4/6, cover franked 60c, typed "Avion Air Afrique:Premier Laison Via Stanleyville Juin 1937".
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Lot Number: 64

(Belgium) Air France/Aeromaritime extension to Douala and Pointe Noire, Thieux (Belgium) to Pointe Noire (French Congo), bs 20/5, grey/blue Air France/Aeromaritime air cover franked 5F25, black framed "Service Aerien Senegal-Congo/Aeromaritime/1er voyage Mai 1937/en laison avec/Air France Air Afrique", ms "Bruxelles-Paris-Dakar-Pointe Noire", two uncommon and attractive se tanant Congo/Belgium publicity labels verso. Nice item.

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Date: 1937, May 14
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Air France/Aeromaritime extension to Douala and Pointe Noire, Thieux (Belgium) to Pointe Noire (French Congo), bs 20/5, grey/blue Air France/Aeromaritime air cover franked 5F25, black framed "Service Aerien Senegal-Congo/Aeromaritime/1er voyage Mai 1937/en laison avec/Air France Air Afrique", ms "Bruxelles-Paris-Dakar-Pointe Noire", two uncommon and attractive se tanant Congo/Belgium publicity labels verso. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 104

(Egypt) Airmail Cairo to London, attractive printed 'The Continental Savoy Cairo' hotel envelope franked 28mls, ms 'By Air Mail', with fine blue/white 'By K.L.M. air mail' (in English) etiquette tied by bilingual Cairo cds. Very fine.

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Date: 1937, Mar 9
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Egypt

Description: Airmail Cairo to London, attractive printed 'The Continental Savoy Cairo' hotel envelope franked 28mls, ms 'By Air Mail', with fine blue/white 'By K.L.M. air mail' (in English) etiquette tied by bilingual Cairo cds. Very fine.
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Lot Number: 105

(Egypt) Scarce airmail Cairo to London, attractive printed 'The Continental Savoy Cairo' hotel envelope franked 40mls, canc 'Continental Savoy/Cairo' cds,  ms 'By Air Mail', covered by tied blue/white 'By K.L.M. air mail' (in Arabic and English) etiquette. Nice item.

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Date: 1937, Apr 6
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Egypt

Description: Scarce airmail Cairo to London, attractive printed 'The Continental Savoy Cairo' hotel envelope franked 40mls, canc 'Continental Savoy/Cairo' cds, ms 'By Air Mail', covered by tied blue/white 'By K.L.M. air mail' (in Arabic and English) etiquette. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 118

(France) F/F Paris to Turin, b/s, imprint etiquette cover franked 2F25, red F/F cachet.  Non invasive ironed vertical fold, see scan.

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Date: 1937, Apr 7
Est. price: £10.00
Category: France

Description: F/F Paris to Turin, b/s, imprint etiquette cover franked 2F25, red F/F cachet. Non invasive ironed vertical fold, see scan.
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Lot Number: 155

(GB External) PILOT SIGNED 'DAEDELUS',  UK To Nigeria, LONDON TO LAGOS by Imperial Airways Africa AS317 southbound service by Heracles to Athens arriving 2 days late, then by Satyrus to Cairo (2 days late) and Hengist to Khartoum (4days late) where it was carried by DAEDALUS on the F/F IAW West Africa feeder service to KANO (2 days late), and then by surface to Lagos bs 19/2.Also five related newspaper clippings inc picture of pilot. Scarce item in fine condition.

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Date: 1937, Feb 7
Est. price: £150.00
Category: GB External

Description: PILOT SIGNED 'DAEDELUS', UK To Nigeria, LONDON TO LAGOS by Imperial Airways Africa AS317 southbound service by Heracles to Athens arriving 2 days late, then by Satyrus to Cairo (2 days late) and Hengist to Khartoum (4days late) where it was carried by DAEDALUS on the F/F IAW West Africa feeder service to KANO (2 days late), and then by surface to Lagos bs 19/2.Also five related newspaper clippings inc picture of pilot. Scarce item in fine condition.
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Lot Number: 187

(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: £20.00
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: 217

(Hawaii) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Macao, bs 28/4, official violet flight cachet.

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Date: 1937, Apr 23
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Hawaii

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Macao, bs 28/4, official violet flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 218

(Hawaii) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Hong Kong, bs 28/4, official black flight cachet.

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Date: 1937, Apr 27
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Hawaii

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Hong Kong, bs 28/4, official black flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 243

(Interruptions and Accidents) PILOT SIGNED 'CASTOR' Interrupted FIRST FLIGHT flight, SOUTHAMPTON TO ALEXANDRIA bs 10/2. Carried by IMPERIAL AIRWAYS AFRICA EASTBOUND SERVICE IE 521. Cover posted London 5/2/37, departed Southampton 6/2 on 'CASTOR' but returned after 10 mins with oiled up spark plug; unable to depart next day due to gales. She then encountered bad weather in the Rhone valley  which required a deviation to Hourtin and again at Marseilles from where she departed 2 days late, arriving Alexandria 1 day late, see Wingent p191. plain cover franked KE VIII 1/2d, 1d, 2 1/2d, typed ''1st Regular Flying Boat/Service by Castor', and signed by the pilot commander H.W.C.ALGER. Also  original unused Tuck's B&W PPC of 'Castor' taking off. SCARCE item in exhibition condition

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Date: 1937, Feb 5
Est. price: £200.00
Category: Interruptions and Accidents

Description: PILOT SIGNED 'CASTOR' Interrupted FIRST FLIGHT flight, SOUTHAMPTON TO ALEXANDRIA bs 10/2. Carried by IMPERIAL AIRWAYS AFRICA EASTBOUND SERVICE IE 521. Cover posted London 5/2/37, departed Southampton 6/2 on 'CASTOR' but returned after 10 mins with oiled up spark plug; unable to depart next day due to gales. She then encountered bad weather in the Rhone valley which required a deviation to Hourtin and again at Marseilles from where she departed 2 days late, arriving Alexandria 1 day late, see Wingent p191. plain cover franked KE VIII 1/2d, 1d, 2 1/2d, typed ''1st Regular Flying Boat/Service by Castor', and signed by the pilot commander H.W.C.ALGER. Also original unused Tuck's B&W PPC of 'Castor' taking off. SCARCE item in exhibition condition
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Lot Number: 248

(Interruptions and Accidents) Flying boat "Cygnus" accident at Brindisi, left Karachi en route India to England, no arrival ds, stamps washed off, black boxed cachet "Damaged By Sea Water". Identified by cachet Ni 371205b and verso sealed black/brown GB GPO 'Found open or damaged and officially secured' tape, see scan.

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Date: 1937, Dec 5
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Interruptions and Accidents

Description: Flying boat "Cygnus" accident at Brindisi, left Karachi en route India to England, no arrival ds, stamps washed off, black boxed cachet "Damaged By Sea Water". Identified by cachet Ni 371205b and verso sealed black/brown GB GPO 'Found open or damaged and officially secured' tape, see scan.
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Lot Number: 268

(Malaya ) Penang to Amsterdam by KLM (Dutch) airline, correctly rated 65c per 1/2oz, franked Straits Settlements 50c,2c,1c + 12c Coronation canc Penang large bars + fleuron cds, uncommon attractive imprint etiquette dark blue/grey ' By K.L.M. Dutch Airmail' cover with with opaque 'economy' between large wings on flap. See scan

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Date: 1937, Jun 12
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Malaya

Description: Penang to Amsterdam by KLM (Dutch) airline, correctly rated 65c per 1/2oz, franked Straits Settlements 50c,2c,1c + 12c Coronation canc Penang large bars + fleuron cds, uncommon attractive imprint etiquette dark blue/grey ' By K.L.M. Dutch Airmail' cover with with opaque 'economy' between large wings on flap. See scan
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Lot Number: 269

(Malaya) Wearne's Air Services, first internal airmail, Penang to Kuala Lumpur, bs 28/6, printed blue/grey souvenir company cover franked Straits Settlementts Coronation 8c, canc Singapore cds. Scarcer leg.

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Date: 1937, Jun 28
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Malaya

Description: Wearne's Air Services, first internal airmail, Penang to Kuala Lumpur, bs 28/6, printed blue/grey souvenir company cover franked Straits Settlementts Coronation 8c, canc Singapore cds. Scarcer leg.
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Lot Number: 293

(Netherlands East Indies) KLM 500th flight Bandoeng to Amsterdam, official cachet, b/s 2/12, attractive brown border/cream souvenir cover with blue Fokker silhouette.

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Date: 1937, Nov 27
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Netherlands East Indies

Description: KLM 500th flight Bandoeng to Amsterdam, official cachet, b/s 2/12, attractive brown border/cream souvenir cover with blue Fokker silhouette.
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Lot Number: 316

(New Zealand) Capt. Musik, Pan Am 'Samoa Clipper', Trans-Pacific Survey Flight #2, New Zealand to Pago Pago, bs 1/1/38, plain cover, franked 7d, canc Auckland 29/12 cds, red framed fight cachet.

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Date: 1937, Dec 31
Est. price: £15.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Capt. Musik, Pan Am 'Samoa Clipper', Trans-Pacific Survey Flight #2, New Zealand to Pago Pago, bs 1/1/38, plain cover, franked 7d, canc Auckland 29/12 cds, red framed fight cachet.
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Lot Number: 326

(Nicaragua) Nicaragua to England, bs reg arrival oval ds 29/4, via Brownsville 12/4 and New York 12/4 registered 19/4 hs) cover, attractive franking 35c airs and 49c ordinary, tied large framed 'Correo Aereo/11 Abr 1927/Nicaragua' ds,red/white/blue 'winged' airmail etiquette, largely intact wax seal verso, great routing, air to NY, the sea to England.

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Date: 1937, Apr 11
Est. price: £8.00
Category: Nicaragua

Description: Nicaragua to England, bs reg arrival oval ds 29/4, via Brownsville 12/4 and New York 12/4 registered 19/4 hs) cover, attractive franking 35c airs and 49c ordinary, tied large framed 'Correo Aereo/11 Abr 1927/Nicaragua' ds,red/white/blue 'winged' airmail etiquette, largely intact wax seal verso, great routing, air to NY, the sea to England.
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Lot Number: 338

(Papua and New Guinea) Guinea Airways Limited, Port Moresby to Wau, b/s 2/9, etiquette air cover franked KG VI Coronation set of 4, black st line "Guinea Airways Limited" cachet., signed by five mebers of crew including Capt. Eric Chater who later became general manager, and Capt. Edwin Heath.  A similar cover, but unsigned, sold on Ebay for £45 in March, 2014.

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Date: 1937, Sep 02
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Papua and New Guinea

Description: Guinea Airways Limited, Port Moresby to Wau, b/s 2/9, etiquette air cover franked KG VI Coronation set of 4, black st line "Guinea Airways Limited" cachet., signed by five mebers of crew including Capt. Eric Chater who later became general manager, and Capt. Edwin Heath. A similar cover, but unsigned, sold on Ebay for £45 in March, 2014.
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Lot Number: 345

(Philippines) F/F FAM 14  "China Clipper", Manila to Hong Kong, bs 28/4, airmail cover, Pan Am.

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Date: 1937, Apr 28
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Philippines

Description: F/F FAM 14 "China Clipper", Manila to Hong Kong, bs 28/4, airmail cover, Pan Am.
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Lot Number: 346

(Philippines) F/F FAM 14 , Manila to Macao, bs 28/4, airmail cover, Pan Am

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Date: 1937, Apr 28
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Philippines

Description: F/F FAM 14 , Manila to Macao, bs 28/4, airmail cover, Pan Am
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Lot Number: 435

(Sweden) F/F Stockholm to Moscow, b/s, red/cream 'Stockholm-Riga-Moskva' souvenir cover franked 60 ore, Aeroflot.

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Date: 1937, Jul 1
Est. price: £8.00
Category: Sweden

Description: F/F Stockholm to Moscow, b/s, red/cream 'Stockholm-Riga-Moskva' souvenir cover franked 60 ore, Aeroflot.
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Lot Number: 439

(Switzerland) Swiss Automobile Post Office 10c PSC with B&W picture of a Bureau de poste autombile franked with additional 20c and cancelled with fine 'Schweiz Automobile Post Bureau cds, blue/black trilingual 'Par Avion' etiquette. Sent from the Swiss Pattern Fair, Basel by air to Germany.

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Date: 1937, Apr 11
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Switzerland

Description: Swiss Automobile Post Office 10c PSC with B&W picture of a Bureau de poste autombile franked with additional 20c and cancelled with fine 'Schweiz Automobile Post Bureau cds, blue/black trilingual 'Par Avion' etiquette. Sent from the Swiss Pattern Fair, Basel by air to Germany.
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Lot Number: 440

(Switzerland) Swiss Automobile Post Office registered (label) cover franked 1.45F airs + 43c ordinary, cancelled with fine 'Schweiz Automobile Post Bureau cds, blue/black trilingual 'Par Avion' etiquette. Sent from Thun to Basel, bs 7/11. Cover flap removed, otherwise very fine.

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Date: 1937, Nov 7
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Switzerland

Description: Swiss Automobile Post Office registered (label) cover franked 1.45F airs + 43c ordinary, cancelled with fine 'Schweiz Automobile Post Bureau cds, blue/black trilingual 'Par Avion' etiquette. Sent from Thun to Basel, bs 7/11. Cover flap removed, otherwise very fine.
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