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Id/PicTitle/DescriptionPrice
Original airmail cover flown on the Graf Zeppelin airship to Tokyo, Japan on its 1929 Round-the-World flight. A bit worn, in Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scans.
US$119
German DELAG postcard flown on the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1933 Deutschlandfahrt / Germany Flight. With Bordpost / on-board cancel, dropped at Dresden, with receiver from that town. Excellent condition, as per scans. '17 CV EUR80 for the flight. Great usage on city-skyline postcard.
US$81
Scarce pioneer Zeppelin airship Schwaben post with 3 x 30pf green dove (MiIII) card with Flugpost am Rhein und Main Darmstadt cancels. CV EUR385, with typewritten greetings from the Duke and Duchess reverse. A bit worn, vertical fold not touching stamps, at left.
US$169
DELAG Card for flight of the Viktoria Luise Zeppelin, LZ11, flown from Hamburg to Kiel, with note from the passenger to that effect. '01 CV EUR500. A bit worn on the front. Scarce, especially on DELAG card with passenger note.
US$409
Private Real Photo RPPC of home in Trier, sent on the Graf Zeppelin LZ127's 1929 first ever round the world flight. Flown the entire way: Friedrichshafen - Tokyo - Los Angeles - Lakehurst - Friedrichshafen with handstamp for the complete trip, Friedrichshafen receiver, and Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin Weltrundfahrt cachet. '17 CV EUR250, '01 CV EUR600
US$289
Upfranked registered Austrian postal stationery flown aboard the Hindenburg LZ129 airship's 1936 Nordamericafahrt /1st North America flight, with LZ129 cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and NYC receiver. '17 CV EUR60. Slightly worn, top condition as per scans.
US$81
Austrian Mother's Day special cancel card flown aboard the Hindenburg LZ129 airship's 1936 Nordamericafahrt /1st North America flight, with LZ129 cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and NYC receiver. '17 CV EUR60. Slightly worn, top condition as per scans.
US$69
Austrian card flown aboard the Hindenburg LZ129 airship's 1936 Olympiafahrt / Olympics flight, with LZ129 cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Wien receiver. '17 CV EUR320. Slightly worn, light crease upper right corner, very good condition as per scans.
US$329
Austrian upfranked postal stationery cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1936 Suedamericafahrt / 10th South America flight, with Deutsche Luftpost cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Buenos Aires receiver. '17 CV EUR280. Slightly worn, roughly opened at left, as per scans.
US$219
Austrian card flown aboard the Hindenburg LZ129 airship's 1936 Friedrichshafen Probefahrt / trial flight, with LZ129 cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Freidrichshafen receiver. '17 CV EUR120. Only 285 Austrian covers aboard this sailing. Slightly worn, very good condition as per scans.
US$119
Austrian card flown aboard the Hindenburg LZ129 airship's 1936 Olympiafahrt / Olympics flight, with LZ129 cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Wien receiver. '17 CV EUR320. Slightly worn, very good condition as per scans.
US$289
Austrian Vienna Hofburg card flown aboard the Hindenburg LZ129 airship's 1936 Friedrichshafen Deutschlandfahrt / Germany flight, with LZ129 cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Friedrichshafen cancel from the first ascent on March 25th (Michel 8, unlisted Sieger 402 variant) . '17 CV EUR220. Slightly worn, hinge marks upper corners, very good condition as per scans.
US$219
Austrian Vienna Hofburg card flown aboard the Hindenburg LZ129 airship's 1936 Friedrichshafen Rundfahrt - Probefahrt / round-trip trial flight before the 1st USA flight, with LZ129 cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Friedrichshafen receiver. '17 CV EUR120. Slightly worn, top condition as per scans.
US$129
Austrian card flown aboard the Hindenburg LZ129 airship's 1936 Friedrichshafen Rundfahrt - Probefahrt / round-trip trial flight before the 1st USA flight, with LZ129 cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Friedrichshafen receiver. '17 CV EUR120. Slightly worn, top condition as per scans.
US$129
Austrian card flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1933 Saargebietsfahrt / Saar flight, with Saar cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Saarbruecken receiver. '17 CV EUR130. Slightly worn, top condition, as per scans.
US$139
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1933 Suedamerikafahrt / 3rd South America flight, with SAF and Berlin Anschlussflug cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Barcelona receiver from the drop reverse. '17 CV EUR540+++. Only 20(!) Austria pieces were flown on this leg -- with an unknown number with airmail from the WIPA exhibition to Berlin. Slightly worn and wrinkled, good condition as per scans. Rare!
US$699
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1934 Suedamerikafahrt / 1st South America flight, with SAF and Berlin Anschlussflug cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Pernambuco, Brazil receiver. '17 CV EUR120++. Only 130 Austrian pieces were flown on this leg with an unknown number with Berlin connecting flight cachet. Slightly worn, very good condition as per scans. Scarce!
US$169
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1934 Suedamerikafahrt / 10th South America flight, with SAF cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Recife-Pernambuco, Brazil receiver. '17 CV EUR120. Slightly worn, very good condition as per scans.
US$139
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1933 Suedamerikafahrt / 2nd South America flight, with SAF cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Rio receiver reverse. '17 CV EUR140. Only 120 Austria pieces were flown on this leg. Slightly worn, very good condition, as per scans.
US$189
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1931 Oehringenfahrt / Oehringen-Frankfurt flight, with Friedrichshafen receiver. '17 CV EUR260. Only 54 Austrian pieces flown on this leg. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans.
US$299
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1931 Suedamerikafahrt / 2nd South America flight, with SAF and Pernambuco waiting cachets, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Rio de Janeiro receiver. '17 CV EUR80. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans.
US$81
Austrian card flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1931 Suedamerikafahrt / 2nd South America flight and dropped at San Vicente, with SAF cachets, Wien / Vienna CDS, and S. Vicente Cabo Verde receiver. '17 CV EUR150+++. Only 75 Austria pieces flown and dropped there, and upon arrival back in Vienna, was forwarded via Pneumatic mail / Rohrpost, with Wien Rohrpost cancels front and back. Slightly worn, bent upper right corner, very good condition, as per scans.
US$289
Austrian Durnstein PPC flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1931 Landungsfahrt nach Meiningen / Meiningen flight, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Meiningen receiver. '17 CV EUR130. Only 186 Austria pieces flown on this trip. Slightly worn, top condition, as per scans.
US$139
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1931 Suedamerikafahrt / 1st South America flight, with Sonderflug - Rio special flight cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Rio de Janeiro receiver. '17 CV EUR75. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans.
US$81
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1931 Suedamerikafahrt / 3rd South America flight, with SAF and Flugdienst Condor cachets, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Rio de Janeiro receiver. '17 CV EUR80. Better franking with 5S Bird ariamil stamp (EUR100 on cover). Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans.
US$92
Zeppelin RPPC flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1931 Suedamerikafahrt / 1st South America flight, with Berlin connecting flight cachet, Sonderflug - Rio special flight cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Rio de Janeiro receiver. '17 CV EUR75++ (uncatalogued combination). Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans.
US$169
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1932 Suedamerikafahrt / 8th South America flight, with SAF cachet, Wien / Vienna CDS, and Asuncion, Paraguay receiver. '17 CV EUR280+. Slightly worn and soiled, good condition, as per scans.
US$219
Austrian postcard flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1931 Zuerichfahrt / Zurich flight, dropped at Zurich and further flown to Bern, with receivers from both. '17 CV EUR290+. Only 87 Austrian pieces flown. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans.
US$329
Austrian cover flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1933 Suedamerikafahrt / 1st South America flight (stopping at Barcelona), with SAF and Berlin Anschlussflug / connecting flight cachets, and Wien / Vienna CDS. Supposed to stop at Barcelona, instead the mail was just dropped there. '17 CV EUR240++. Only 69 pieces were dropped on this leg, with an uncatalogued number bearing the additional Anschlussflug cachet. Slightly worn, very good condition, as per scans. Also, a very scarce franking in the two 1S Bird airmails. Expertized Dr Simon reverse.
US$299
Austrian postcard flown aboard the Graf Zeppelin LZ127 airship's 1931 Oehringenfahrt / Oehringen-Frankfurt flight, with Friedrichshafen receiver. '17 CV EUR260. Only 54 Austrian pieces flown on this leg. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans.
US$299