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To the right 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 airmailflight from Malmoe Sweden to Warnemunde Germany the 12th of august 1920.