ARGENTINA 1929 FIRST FLIGHT

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Printed 'CGA Aeroposta Argentina' airmail cover franked with 1924 5c scarlet and 1928 5c rose red and 10c greenish blue AIR issue (SG 534 & 558/559) all tied by YACIMIENTOS PETROLIFEROS TELEGRAFO DE LA NACION cds's of the National Petroleum Company head quarters near Comodoro Rivadavia dated 30 OCT 1929. Flown by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry on the COMODORO RIVADAVIA - BAHIA BLANCA test flight. Addressed to 'Senor Otto Cruol Bahia Blanca, Cia Aeroposta Argentina S.A.' with BAHIA BLANCA arrival cds dated 31 OCT 1929 on reverse. An exceptionally rare flight. (Muller #62, rated 3000pts, only 128 covers carried)