Detail: Lot 401

Lot No: 401
Date: 1937, Jun 30
Est. price: £35.00
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: Iran to Uganda, BASRA TO FORT PORTAL, posted 30/6, left Basra bs 3/7 on 'Helena' on Imperial Airways western service IW 561 to Alexandria b/s 6/7, then transferred to 'Centurion' on Imperial Airways Africa southern service AS 454 to Kampala b/s 9/7, then by surface to Fort Portal 11/9. lain cover franked 7Kr. Great routing, six transit ds's.

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(Scarce and Unusual Routings) Iran to Uganda, BASRA TO FORT PORTAL, posted 30/6, left Basra bs 3/7 on 'Helena' on Imperial Airways western service IW 561 to Alexandria b/s 6/7, then transferred to 'Centurion' on Imperial Airways Africa southern service AS 454 to Kampala b/s 9/7, then by surface to Fort Portal 11/9. lain cover franked 7Kr. Great routing, six transit ds's.
(Scarce and Unusual Routings) Iran to Uganda, BASRA TO FORT PORTAL, posted 30/6, left Basra bs 3/7 on 'Helena' on Imperial Airways western service IW 561 to Alexandria b/s 6/7, then transferred to 'Centurion' on Imperial Airways Africa southern service AS 454 to Kampala b/s 9/7, then by surface to Fort Portal 11/9. lain cover franked 7Kr. Great routing, six transit ds's.