Air Crash - Norwich Conn.

Ref: G5235
  • £45.00

NORWICH, CONN. On 3rd August the Air France flight from Paris to New York crashed on a farm when possibly trying to land after running out of fuel. All passengers and crew survived. Mail, including this cover from Germany to New York, received a four line cachet. ‘DELAY CAUSED BY / AIR MAIL INTERRUPTION / NEAR NORWICH, CONN / DATE AUG 3 1954. (Sanford Ref 540803)