1928 Graf Zeppelin - First Trans-Atlantic Return Flight - U.S. to Germany
First Trans-Atlantic Return Flight - U.S. to Germany
Adolf Hitler was just beginning to make noise in Europe when this historic 1928 cover came on board Graf Zeppelin LZ-127 at Lakehurst, NJ, launching site of the first transatlantic airmail flight from the U.S. to Germany. The cachet and postmark certify the cover's arrival at its home base of Friedrichshafen, Germany. Stamps and covers will vary.