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airmail flight cover: Kai Tak Airport (Hong Kong)
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airmail flight cover: Kai Tak Airport (Hong Kong)

Paper. Gift of Louis A. Turpen, SFO Museum Collection. 1998.155.001.

Airmail flight cover commemorating last day of service for Kai Tak Airport in Hong Kong; signed by R.A. Siegel, Director of Civil Aviation and Louis A. Turpen; postmarked July 5, 1998 in Hong Kong with HK$3.10 stamp; no backstamp; contains two sheets of paper, one with text "Mailed on July 5, 1998, the last day of operation at Kai Tak Airport, Hong Kong serving the British Crown Colony of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong special administrative region of the People's Republic of China.".

This is object is classified as "Philately (Airmail Flight Cover)", and is part of the Aviation Archive collection.

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