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Concorde:- 40th Anniversray of the 1st Non Stop North Atlantic Flight

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  • Concorde:- 40th Anniversray of the 1st Non Stop North Atlantic Flight
  • With a 2002 Airliners Concorde stamp 
  • And a Washington, Sussex postmark (26th September, 2013)
  • Doubled with a USA and French stamp
  • And special cachet
  • Available signed by Yvonne Pope Sintes

 


Issue Date: 26/09/2013

Issue Name: Concorde:- 40th Anniversray of the 1st Non Stop North Atlantic Flight

Producer: Buckingham Covers

 

Splendid cover to commemorative the 40th Anniversary of the First Non-Stop North Atlantic Crossing Flight. This particular plane had one livery on one side and another livery on the other side.

Our lovely cover features a 2002 Airliners Concorde stamp and a Washington, Sussex postmark (26th September, 2013). It has been doubled with a USA and French stamp and special cachet, and is available signed by Yvonne Pope Sintes.

 

  • Concorde:- 40th Anniversray of the 1st Non Stop North Atlantic Flight
  • With a 2002 Airliners Concorde stamp 
  • And a Washington, Sussex postmark (26th September, 2013)
  • Doubled with a USA and French stamp
  • And special cachet
  • Available signed by Yvonne Pope Sintes

 

40th Anniversary of the First Non-Stop North Atlantic Crossing

On 26th September 1973 Concorde 02 made it's first non stop North Atlantic crossing from Dulles airport, Washington to Orly airport, Paris in 3 hours and 33 minutes, breaking the previous transatlantic record in half. The Concorde was returning from a visit to America to promote Concorde's efficient service. Pilots Jean Franchi and Glibert Defer flew the plane at an average speed of 954mph to arrive 13 mnutes ahead of schedule.

 

Want to see all our Concorde covers? View them all here

 

Yvonne Pope Sintes is a retired British aviator of South African origin. She was the first female air traffic controller at Gatwick airport and later became Britain's first female commercial airline captain.

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