Rhodesian and Nyasaland Airways: 1935 – Salisbury – Blantyre – Beira

Rhodesian and Nyasaland Airways

1935 – Salisbury – Blantyre – Beira

In 1935, the Manica Trading Company of Beira obtained a concession from the Mocambique Company to carry mails between Beira and Salisbury and Beira and Blantyre. Rhodesia and Nyasaland Airways agreed to be the carrier.

Unofficial covers depicting the leopard and rising run were printed by the Blantyre Printing and Publishing Company and were used by the post offices to fulfil the requirements of collectors.

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