Lot Number: 413

(Scarce and Unusual Routings) Cocos (Keeling) Islands, the first  RAAF Survey flight to Papua New Guinea and the Solomons   was in 1926. A 50th  Anniversary  re-enactment flight departed   from Melbourne on 27th September 1976,  landed at  Port  Moresby on the 29th  and on  the return  leg reached  Guadalcanal on 2nd October.

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Date: 1976, Sep 27
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Scarce and Unusual Routings

Description: Cocos (Keeling) Islands, the first RAAF Survey flight to Papua New Guinea and the Solomons was in 1926. A 50th Anniversary re-enactment flight departed from Melbourne on 27th September 1976, landed at Port Moresby on the 29th and on the return leg reached Guadalcanal on 2nd October.
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