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To the left there is an old drawing
from the first balloonflight in Sweden
It took place in Stockholm the17th of
september 1784 in the presence of
Gustav III King of Sweden. The balloon
had one passenger - “ A Cat” .
The balloon was found 3 weeks later
but no sign of the passenger was found.
The first mailbag for Germany being delivered to the pilot Duus
To the right is a picture of the first official
air mail flight from Malmoe Sweden to
Warnemunde Germany the 12th of august
My name is Jan-
Gunnar Kiris and I collect airmail up to 1931 (Swedish airmail up to 1951).
I live just south of Gothenburg in Sweden. If you want to get in contact with me please
You can also write to me at the following address: