Brazil 1936 - Condor Zeppelin  - SS Westfalen catapult : L176 - L186 - L200 : 3 covers from Rio to Germany

Description
Brazil 1936 - Condor Zeppelin  - SS Westfalen catapult : L176 - L186 - L200 : 3 covers from Rio to Germany
Postal used, With address

Lot of 3 covers:

1) Commercial cover sent from Rio de Janeiro on June 25th to Wesermünde - Lehe by the L176 condor zeppelin flight supported by the SS Westfalen catapult steam boat.
Black cachet of the flight Servicio Aereo Transatlantico.
Correctly franked with 4200 reals (3500 reals for the zeppelin airmail fee + 700 reals for the letter fee)

2) Commercial registered cover sent from Rio de Janeiro on August 13th to München by the L186 condor zeppelin flight supported by the SS Westfalen catapult steam boat.
The flight was delayed for 26 hours due to the adverse weather conditions.
The cover came back to Rio (arrival on October 9th) by steam boat.
Correctly franked with 5600 reals (3500 reals for the zeppelin airmail fee + 700 reals for the letter fee + 1400 reals for the registration fee)

3) Commercial registered cover sent from Rio de Janeiro on Dicember 17th to Wesermünde - Lehe by the L200 (200th transoceanic flight) condor zeppelin flight supported by the SS Westfalen catapult steam boat; landed in Berlin due to the bad weather in Frankfurt.
Correctly franked with 5600 reals (3500 reals for the zeppelin airmail fee + 700 reals for the letter fee + 1400 reals for the registration fee)

Very scarce combination flight / steam boat / catapult

from the Else Sommerfeld award-winning Catapult flight collection

Lot details
Geographic Origin
Brazil
Composition
Busta
Short Description
Condor Zeppelin  - SS Westfalen catapult : L176 - L186 - L200 : 3 covers from Rio to Germany
Year of oldest stamps
1936
Condition
Postal used, With address
Has certificate or expert signature
Yes
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