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Pan Am Clippers Atlantic mail routes WWII

PostPosted: Mon Feb 16, 2015 5:52 pm
by longshot
Just found this stunning bit of aerophilatelic scholarship free online, by John Wilson about how Pan Am replaced the Italian airline LATI across the South Atlantic and even carried the axis mails!

http://www.wasc.org.uk/PanAm%20group.html

the maps are worth a million words...how the Clippers went with the prevailing winds like sailing boats :-)

http://www.wasc.org.uk/NewFiles/Pan-Am% ... mplete.pdf