Lot 63 : General - Imperial Airways

£53.60
Lot 63 : General - Imperial Airways
General - Imperial Airways : CAPE TOWN-LONDON 1ST REGULAR RETURN SERVICE Dodoma-London, 5c pair, 10c pair, 15c & 20c of Tanganyika, tied with Dodoma 30 Jan 32 cds cancels. On Springbok illust cover. Tynygongl 17 Feb 32 receiving on front. Addressed to Anglesey. Due to be carried on the first Northbound flight AN47 but this was delayed due to emergency landing in a swamp near Broken Hill. A 'Special Flight' was arranged with the City of Baghdad taking mail on the 2 Feb North, Broken Hill, Mpika, Mbeya, Dodoma, Moshi & Nairobi. All mail on this special flight received Nairobi 3 Feb 32 cancels (Except mail destined for UK). No markings on the reverse. Very scarce.