|Lot No: 396|
Date: 1934, Apr 23
Est. price: £40.00
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: South Africa to Indo-China, DURBAN TO SAIGON by Imperial Airways Africa northbound Service AN164 via Broken Hill 26/4 on Artemis, and Cairo bs 30/4 on Hanno where transferred to to KLM flight 181 'Ijsvogel' which left 4/5 arriving Bangkok bs 8/5 May, and on by surface, delivered Saigon bs 12/5. Airmail etiquette cover , typed 'By Dutch Airways to Saigon', franked 3/6 for double air rate. Non invasive ironed horizontal fold, see scan. .