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3062aaairpc.jpg (26488 bytes) American Airlines Postcard. A bit unusual in that the back of this card is done in both English and Spanish. "Volando Por La Ruta de los "Flagships"" "In Flight Route of the Flagships". Unsent. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Some creases on the bottom right where the card was dented. Light soiling, edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #3062


4613twawings.jpg (16510 bytes) TWA, plastic children's wings. 2 1/2 $6.50 item #4613


4273aviatorcards.jpg (92906 bytes) Older deck of Aviator Playing cards. Some soiling on the edges of cards, and box, wear on the edges.Great graphics on the exterior. All 52 cars are present, plus a joker and spare joker.  $7.50 item #4273


3063panampc.jpg (37663 bytes) Unusual Pan American card, made so that it could be used for a Ham radio contact card. 1959. Some writing on front, glue in back where it was in a scrapbook. Edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #3063


3064blimphangerpc.jpg (27255 bytes) Goodyear blimp hanger postcard. Wingfoot Lake,  Akron, Ohio. Unsent, light soiling, slight corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $4.00 item #3064


Jet engine tie bar. This came from a Pratt & Whitney employee's estate, so I am assuming it is one of their engines, but it may not be. $14.50 item #3009


3065lufthansapc.jpg (38785 bytes) Lufthansa DC-10 postcard. Sent, postmark ink on front, writing on back. Corner and edge wear, crease bottom right corner. 4 x 5 3/4 inches. $4.00 item #3065


3066unitedairpc.jpg (26825 bytes) Fantastic, early, real photo postcard. United Airlines "Loading Mail" DC-3. Crease bottom right corner. Some soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $12.50 item #3066


3067twapc.jpg (32090 bytes) Trans World Airlines (TWA) Constellation postcard. Back is in English and French. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Unsent. Light soiling, slight corner & edge wear. $6.00 item #3067


3068deltapc.jpg (28793 bytes) Delta's Convair 880 "World's Fastest Jetliner" postcard. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light soiling, slight corner and edge wear. $5.00 item #3068


4310mercury.jpg (17604 bytes) American Airlines Mercury DC-7 Postcard 1950s. Unsent, Light soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.00 item #4310


4311dc7.jpg (27181 bytes) American Airlines DC-7 Flagship Postcard 1950s. Unsent, Light soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.00 item #4312


4912deltawings.jpg (16544 bytes) Delta Airlines children's wings. Plastic, good condition, 2 3/4 inches. $5.50 item # 4912


4368swissairhanky.jpg (50096 bytes) Swissair Handkerchief 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Silk? Good condition. $16.50 item #4368


3069deltadc8pc.jpg (24472 bytes) Delta Airlines DC-8 postcard. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Unsent. Light soiling, slight corner and edge wear. $4.00 item #3069


4914planepin.jpg (36667 bytes) Neat little airplane pin. Piper? Beechcraft? 3/4 inch. enamel on metal, butterfly clasp on back. $4.00 item #4914


4973twastirrersa.jpg (21155 bytes) Two TWA drink stirrers., plastic, 6 inches. Good condition. $5.50 item #4973



1502w.jpg (14410 bytes) I don't know what type of plane this is, but from the advertising on the side, I would guess it was a barnstormer. it seems to say ROBIN Studouis. 2 7/8 x 4 1/2 inches. Crease, top right corner. Light edge and corner wear. $6.50 item #1502


Made in Germany. Model/Toy 747 South African Airways. With box. Plane is 5" long. Die cast metal. $19.50 item #548


5982fordtrimotoroveramecamecapca.jpg (80109 bytes) 5982fordtrimotoroveramecamecapcb.jpg (38132 bytes) Ford Trimotor flying over Amecameca, Mexico. Real Photo postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused, does have some writing on back saying this area was part of the Maya civilization and etc. . Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. Early card.  $12.50 item #5982


5386piedmontairlinesstirstick.jpg (102205 bytes) Piedmont airlines stir stick. Piedmont is no longer in business. 5 1/2 inches, good condition. I have several of these. $4.00 each item #5386


5983braniffdouglaspc.jpg (101845 bytes) Braniff Airlines Douglas Super -B flying over the Braniff Operations Center, Dallas, Texas. 1941. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used, writing on back, Postmark Airmail Field, Kansas, January 1941.Some soiling, light , yellowing, some edge and corner wear, 1/2 inch tear bottom, middle of card. . $5.50 item #5983


Trans World Airways TWA Lockheed Constellation in Flight. Linen postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear, spots of glue, and paper on back where it was glued into an album. . $5.50 item #5978


6387ys11paperweighta.JPG (88776 bytes) 6387ys11paperweightb.JPG (107351 bytes) 6387ys11paperweightc.JPG (164443 bytes) Nihon YS-11 Aircraft Paperweight. "The 1st YS-11 Operators Conference: June 1970 - Nihon Aeroplane Manufacturing Co. Ltd." 5 x 2 1/4 x 1 1/4 inches. Model encased in Lucite. The YS-11 was a twin engine aircraft designed and built in Japan. Proposed 1954, the first aircraft was built in 1962, the last in 1974. 186 were built. From what I have read this was the only aircraft built in Japan, post WW II due to treaties and etc. Engines, and some other parts, were made in other countries. A rare piece about a rare airplane. $39.00 item #6387


6388piedmontmedala.JPG (124405 bytes) 6388piedmontmedalb.JPG (197397 bytes) 6388piedmontmedalc.JPG (196439 bytes) Piedmont Airlines 40th Anniversary medal. 1948-1988. On the back it shows the original route for Piedmont in 1948. On the front it shows a DC-3 from 1948 Piedmont Service and a Boeing 767 ER from 1988. The original Piedmont route was  Wilmington, NC - Fayetteville, NC - Pinehurst, Southern Pines, NC - Charlotte, NC - Asheville, NC Kingsport, TN - Bristol, Johnson City, TN-Lexington, KY-Cincinnati, Oh. Heavy bronze medal, in original case. Medal is 3 inches across. $59.00 item #6388


6389panampatch.JPG (234585 bytes) Pan Am airlines patch. 2 1/2 inches. Light soiling. $6.50 item #6389


Goodyear blimp. Advertising, made out of rubber. Pencil Eraser? 2 inches long. Light soiling. $12.50 item #6390


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