Auction No. 44

Lot 475

First flights & commercial flights

Opening $100

Kenya 1931, Imperial Airways first flight England - Africa, blue map cover posted on the return route to Greece, 1 line rubber hand-stamp cachet on top in blue 'First Flight Kisumu to Athens', airplane cachet in Greek underneath it, and Athens March 23rd  arrival cds on reverse along with 'Imperial airways House London' violet cds. Only 289 envelopes were flown on that flight, 

Air Mail & Aviation
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