By Category: Hawaii

Lot Number: 359
Date: 1934, Feb 13
Est. price: £250.00
Category: Hawaii

Description: US Navy Trans Pacific trial flight, Air Squadron V-P8 first thirteen-hour round-trip from Pearl Harbour, Hawaii to Midway Island and return, piloted by the late Vice Admiral Clifton "Ziggy" Sprague". Airmail cover franked 8c air canc 'Fleet Air Base Pearl Harbour/Feb 13 1934', blue cachet on front with illustration of map of route between Honolulu and Midway with text, "Message carried by U.S.N. Air Squadron V-P8 from Pearl Harbour to Midway Island and return, app 2650 miles"; also an initialled 'Navy Base Clerk.Aircraft Base Clerk' hs. Scarce item in fine condition.
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Lot Number: 360
Date: 1935, Apr 22
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Hawaii

Description: First round trip Pan American Survey Flight, Honolulu to San Francisco return leg, printed company cover franked US 9c canc Honolulu depart cds San Francisco 23 Apr 1935 arrival cds, fine strike official F/F cachet. Piloted by Edwin Musik and carrying ROD Sullivan, Fred Noonan and Victor Wright. Nice item.
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