Europa – Southampton (22 September 1930)

Catapult Post

On 22 September 1930, the Europa launched a catapult flight to Southampton.  Mail transported on board bears either a German seapost cancel, US seapost cancel, or other U.S. cancel.

All mail carries a catapult flight cachet.

Europa-Southampton Catapult Flight Cachet

Mail carried on board also bears the “Mit Katapultflug” cachet required on all catapult airmail from mid-August 1929 through 1930.

Catapult Flight Cachet