25 Different 23 KARAT GOLD Limited Edition GREAT FIRSTS IN AVIATION STAMPS

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  • Item Category: Stamps
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 07, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House
Great condition - this partial set includes 25 pieces of 23 KARAT GOLD STAMPS in the Binder as shown. Pages for the missing 5 stamps are also included. THE 25 STAMPS ARE:
FIRST CONTROLLED MANNED MECHANICAL FLIGHT - DECEMBER 17, 1903
THE FIRST MANNED HELICOPTER FLIGHT - NOVEMBER 13, 1907
FIRST LIGHT AIRPLANE - MARCH 6, 1909
FIRST AIRPLANE FLIGHT ACROSS ENGLISH CHANNEL - JULY 25, 1909
FIRST INTERNATIONAL AIR MEET - AUGUST, 1909
FIRST SUCCESSFUL SEAPLANE - MARCH 28, 1910
FIRST REGULAR PASSENGER AIR SERVICE - JUNE, 1910
FIRST FOUR-ENGINED AIRCRAFT FLIGHT - MAY 13, 1913
FIRST SUCCESSFUL AUTOGIRO FLIGHT - JANUARY 9, 1923
FIRST NON-STOP U.S.A. TRANSIT FLIGHT - MAY 2/3, 1923
FIRST FLIGHT OVER THE NORTH POLE - MAY 9, 1926
FIRST NON-STOP SOLO TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT - MAY 20/21, 1927
FIRST FLYING DOCTOR SERVICE - MAY 15, 1928
FIRST FLIGHT OVER SOUTH POLE - NOVEMBER 28, 1929
FIRST WOMAN TO SOLO THE ATLANTIC - MAY 20/21, 1932
FIRST SOLO FLIGHT AROUND THE WORLD - JULY 15/22, 1933
FIRST NON-STOP NORTH ATLANTIC AIRMAIL SERVICE JULY 8, 1939
FIRST TURBOJET ENGINE AIRPLANE FLIGHT - AUGUST 24, 1939
FIRST JET FIGHTER USED IN WARFARE - JULY 18, 1942
FIRST MANNED SUPERSONIC FLIGHT - OCTOBER 14, 1947
FIRST ALL-WING JET BOMBER - 0CTOBER 21, 1947
FIRST TURBOPROP AIRLINER
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