Detail : Lot 279

Lot No: 279
Date: 1936, Apr 4
Est. price: £55.00
Category: Scarce and Unusual Routings
Covers with flight, route, and postage details (ex Proud archives) supplemented with data from Wingent's monographs on IAW Aircraft Movements 1927-1939.

Description: Tanganyika to Czechoslovakia, MOMBASA TO PRAGUE. By rail (c350 miles) to Nairobi, transferred to Imperial Airways northbound AN 331 which left on 6/4 on Helena, transferred to Scipio at Alex 10/4, off loaded at Athens on 10/4, and on by rail/air to destination arriving Prague bs 13/4. Plain cover, franked 150c. Non invasive closed tear verso, see scan.

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(Scarce and Unusual Routings) Tanganyika to Czechoslovakia, MOMBASA TO PRAGUE. By rail (c350 miles) to Nairobi, transferred to Imperial Airways northbound AN 331 which left  on 6/4 on Helena, transferred to Scipio at Alex 10/4, off loaded at Athens on 10/4, and on by rail/air to destination arriving Prague bs 13/4. Plain cover,  franked 150c. Non invasive closed tear verso, see scan.
(Scarce and Unusual Routings) Tanganyika to Czechoslovakia, MOMBASA TO PRAGUE. By rail (c350 miles) to Nairobi, transferred to Imperial Airways northbound AN 331 which left  on 6/4 on Helena, transferred to Scipio at Alex 10/4, off loaded at Athens on 10/4, and on by rail/air to destination arriving Prague bs 13/4. Plain cover,  franked 150c. Non invasive closed tear verso, see scan.