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1964 Qantas Sydney London via Fiji FF

1964 Qantas inaugural service Sydney to London via Mexico

First flight by Qantas from Sydney to London via Mexico The Qantas ‘Fiesta’ route opened from Sydney to London via Fiji, Tahiti, Mexico City, Acapulco, Nassau and Bermuda in 1964 and continued until 1974-75. Date: 27th November 1964 Type: First Flight Cover CDS: 27NOV64 NADI AIRPORT FIJI Backstamp: 28NOV64A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: BY AIR MAIL […]

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1953 Royal Visit Three Arrows FDC

1953 Bermuda Royal Visit November

Commemorating the visit of Queen Elizabeth II A special stamp adapted from the 6d White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon flavirostris Queen Elizabeth definitive marked “ROYAL VISIT 1953”. Date: 26th November 1953 Stamped Cachet: ER Royal Visit 1953 First Day Cover Stamp: QEII 6d White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon flavirostris Type: First Day Cover CDS: 26NOV53B ST.GEORGES BERMUDA Printed Cachet: […]

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