Details


Description
Facsimile copy of commemorative cover. "Commemorating the first special helicopter letter delivery, Western Springs, Auckland, 5th February 1955". Shows the date stamp, posted in Auckland, and shows QEII 3d stamp, and a graphic of a "Hiller 12-B New Zealand's first helicopter" copied onto laser quality paper. (postcard size image).
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Paper/Photographic
Signature/Marks and Type
Master T. Kilgour / Cemetery Rd / Kumeu Printed
AUCKLAND / -5FE555-PM:- / N.Z. Printed
FIRST N.Z. / HELICOPTER FLIGHT / Western Springs / to Auckland / 5th Feb. 1955 Printed
BY HELICOPTER / HILLER 12-B...N.Z.'s / FIRST HELICOPTER Printed
Commemorating the First Special Helicopter Letter Delivery, Western Springs - / Auckland, 5th February, 1955. Printed
Accession No
2002.218
Credit Line
Cover - Commemorative, 2002.218. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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