1938 ‘NORDSTERN’ LISBON AIRPORT. On 15 December 1938 the Lufthansa Junkers JU 52/3m “Nordstern” - Flight L408 - from La Paz, Bolivia to Frankfurt, was damaged on landing at Lisbon Airport. There were no reported injuries to passengers or crew, but the flight was unable to continue. A new plane had to be provided for the onward journey. This cover from La Paz 12.12.1938. to Birmingham was on that delayed flight.