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Lot 302 - crash covers crash covers -  Corbitts Sale #162

Lot 302 - crash covers crash covers - Corbitts Sale #162

1938 flying boat Calpurnia crash at Baghdad on 27th Nov envelope (stamp floated off) bears cachet 'RECEIVED IN DAMAGED CONDITIONS/EX FLYING BOAT CALPURNIA' in purple, on route from UK to New Zealand, also catapult mail 1929 ship to shore postcard steamship Bremen & plane to New York with cachets in red. (2)

Corbitts Sale #162

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Lot 380 - crash covers crash covers -  Corbitts Sale #161

Lot 380 - crash covers crash covers - Corbitts Sale #161

1955 (17th Dec) HOLLYWOOD SC cacheted crash cover from New York to Miami Beach with marginal enclosure, also Miami P.O. ambulance cover, 1959 (23rd Nov) Route 2 New York to L.A crash at Midway Airport, Chicago, salvaged mail bears DAMAGED BY FIRE IN/THE POSTAL SERVICE cachet, another salvaged burnt FDC from same crash. (3)

Corbitts Sale #161

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Lot 267 - crash covers  -  Corbitts Sale #160

Lot 267 - crash covers - Corbitts Sale #160

1940 Pan Air Brazil S43 crash on landing at Bahia 25.12.40 Ceara/Rio De Janeiro with crash cachet (N401225a), United AL crash on landing at New York 11.4.42 St. Joseph Mo/New York cover with violet five line delay crash cachet. (AAMS 42.2) (2)

Corbitts Sale #160

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Lot 238 - crash covers crash covers -  Corbitts Sale #158

Lot 238 - crash covers crash covers - Corbitts Sale #158

1940 Pan Air Brazil S43 crash on landing at Bahia 25.12.40 Ceara/Rio De Janeiro with crash cachet (N401225a), United AL crash on landing at New York 11.4.42 St. Joseph Mo/New York cover with violet five line delay crash cachet. (AAMS 42.2) (2)

Corbitts Sale #158

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Lot 232 - crash covers  -  Corbitts Sale #156

Lot 232 - crash covers - Corbitts Sale #156

1940 Pan Air Brazil S43 crash on landing at Bahia 25.12.40 Ceara/Rio De Janeiro with crash cachet (N401225a), United AL crash on landing at New York 11.4.42 St. Joseph Mo/New York cover with violet five line delay crash cachet. (AAMS 42.2) (2)

Corbitts Sale #156

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Lot 233 - crash covers  -  Corbitts Sale #156

Lot 233 - crash covers - Corbitts Sale #156

1955 (17th Dec) HOLLYWOOD SC cacheted crash cover from New York to Miami Beach with marginal enclosure, also Miami P.O. ambulance cover, 1959 (23rd Nov) Route 2 New York to L.A crash at Midway Airport, Chicago, salvaged mail bears DAMAGED BY FIRE IN/THE POSTAL SERVICE cachet, another salvaged burnt FDC from same crash. (3)

Corbitts Sale #156

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Lot 462 - crash covers  -  Corbitts Sale #155

Lot 462 - crash covers - Corbitts Sale #155

1951 April 30th Air India crash on Mont Blanc Bombay - London cover, reverse bears salvaged label & London c.d.s. (N501103b). Very scarce. (1)

Corbitts Sale #155 of Stamps & Postal History

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Lot 457 - crash covers  -  Corbitts Sale #155

Lot 457 - crash covers - Corbitts Sale #155

1937 March 12th Lufthansa Heinkel crash at Bathurst Gambia, Ammendorf, Germany/Rio De Janeiro meter mark, bears crash & flight cachet (3703126), cover back flap missing. (1)

Corbitts Sale #155 of Stamps & Postal History

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Lot 463 - crash covers  -  Corbitts Sale #155

Lot 463 - crash covers - Corbitts Sale #155

1954 Jan 10th BOAC COMET, G-ALYP crash off Elba - Singapore - Scotland cover, cachet 'C' of Comet under 'E' of Damaged, b/stamp London, also photo of G/ALYP. (N540110a). (1)

Corbitts Sale #155 of Stamps & Postal History

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Lot 458 - crash covers  -  Corbitts Sale #155

Lot 458 - crash covers - Corbitts Sale #155

1938 June 19th Panagua DC2 crash in the Andes at Los Erizos, Buenos Aires - New York cachet, also New York P.O explanatory memo. Scarce. (N380619 b & f).

Corbitts Sale #155 of Stamps & Postal History

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