Detail : Lot 379

Lot No: 379
Date: 1930, Aug 25
Est. price: £45.00
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: First flight South American Panagra air mail Ecuador-Antgua 1930; Guayaquil - St John's 5/9, registered flight cover departed Guayaquil the 25th of August 1930, carried on FAM 9 air service via Port of Spain- Trinidad connecting with FAM 6. Air service via St John's to Miami. From Miami flown on to New York, journey time 25 days. Returned letter flown on FAM 8. Service to Cristobal in the Canal Zone, connecting with FAM 9. South American service from Cristobal to Guayaquil, return journey time of 17 days. Registered Air Mali & Surface Postage Rate, charged at 3Su 60c for the 5 gram letter. Beautifully presented cover with full documentation of route.

Bid:
(Scarce and Unusual Routings) First flight South American Panagra air mail Ecuador-Antgua 1930; Guayaquil - St John's 5/9, registered flight cover departed Guayaquil the 25th of August 1930, carried on FAM 9 air service via Port  of Spain- Trinidad connecting with FAM 6. Air service  via St John's to Miami. From Miami  flown on to New  York, journey  time  25 days.  Returned letter flown  on  FAM 8. Service to Cristobal in  the Canal Zone, connecting with FAM 9. South  American   service from Cristobal  to Guayaquil,  return journey time of 17 days. Registered Air  Mali &    Surface Postage  Rate,  charged  at  3Su   60c for the  5  gram letter. Beautifully presented cover with full documentation of route.
(Scarce and Unusual Routings) First flight South American Panagra air mail Ecuador-Antgua 1930; Guayaquil - St John's 5/9, registered flight cover departed Guayaquil the 25th of August 1930, carried on FAM 9 air service via Port  of Spain- Trinidad connecting with FAM 6. Air service  via St John's to Miami. From Miami  flown on to New  York, journey  time  25 days.  Returned letter flown  on  FAM 8. Service to Cristobal in  the Canal Zone, connecting with FAM 9. South  American   service from Cristobal  to Guayaquil,  return journey time of 17 days. Registered Air  Mali &    Surface Postage  Rate,  charged  at  3Su   60c for the  5  gram letter. Beautifully presented cover with full documentation of route.