CO-RET75F1/50-D Series of 10 sheetlets 'Concorde Training flight Paris-Cairo 1976-2006'
CO-RET75F1/50-D : Series of 10 sheetlets of 4 perforated and gummed labels "Concorde flying over the pyramids, Cairo 1976 / Eiffel Tower, Sphinx and Thot (god of writing and knowledge)"
issued January 9, 2016 for the 40th anniversary of the First Flight of CONCORDE F-BVFA AIR FRANCE Paris - Cairo (Egypt) / Training Flight AF 4602.
Each sheetlet contains :
- 2 labels “Egypt / Concorde Cairo 1976 / BY PLANE“
- 2 labels “Egypt / Concorde Cairo 1976 / AIRMAIL“
Labels of collection, without value of postal franking.
Note : The design of this series of Franco-Egyptian labels "Concorde flying over the pyramids" is inspired by the Egyptian Airmail series 1933-1938 "Handley Page H.P. 42 flying over the pyramids of Cheops, Chephrem and Mykerinos".