Detail : Lot 158

Lot No: 158
Date: 1932, Aug 8
Est. price: £40.00
Category: GB External

Description: LONDON to CAIRO, bs 13/8, PC correctly rated 2d, flown on IAW southbound service AS#76, by flying boat Scipio from Brindisi to Alexandria. This service carried the first dispatch of postcards from GB at REDUCED air mail rate. See Movements of Aircraft on Imperial Airways African Route 1931-1939, P Wingent, p28, pub 1991.

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(GB External) LONDON to CAIRO, bs 13/8, PC correctly rated 2d, flown on IAW southbound service AS#76, by flying boat Scipio from Brindisi to Alexandria. This service carried the first dispatch of postcards from GB at REDUCED air mail rate. See Movements of Aircraft on Imperial Airways African Route 1931-1939, P Wingent, p28, pub 1991.
(GB External) LONDON to CAIRO, bs 13/8, PC correctly rated 2d, flown on IAW southbound service AS#76, by flying boat Scipio from Brindisi to Alexandria. This service carried the first dispatch of postcards from GB at REDUCED air mail rate. See Movements of Aircraft on Imperial Airways African Route 1931-1939, P Wingent, p28, pub 1991.