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Passenger Tickets - QANTAS Airline Flights Malta-Rome-Melbourne, 27-29 Mar 1979 Object Reg. No: HT 34685

Two QANTAS plane tickets, stapled together, for connecting flights from Malta to Melbourne via Rome. Flight 108 from Malta to Rome and Flight 6 from Rome to Melbourne both departed on 27 March 1979. The passenger is listed as Herbert Portanier.

Herbert and Eleanor Portanier and their three year old daughter Sarah migrated from Malta to Melbourne on 27 March 1979, arriving at Tullamarine Airport on 29 March 1979. They had visited Australia in 1977 to see Eleanor's family who were already in Melbourne and enjoyed it so much they decided to return permanently. The Portaniers were assisted migrants, and Herbert already had employment arranged. The couple settled in Bentleigh and their son James was born in 1981.
Two 8 page aeroplane passenger tickets which have been stapled together. The covers are red with white type. the pages contain information regarding flight and babbage conditions and regulations. The final page contains passenger, flight and cost details written in red ink.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Herbert Portanier, 2013
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 85 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: aeroplanes, travel, maltese immigration
Themes this item is part of: Herbert & Eleanor Portanier, Maltese Migrants, 1979, Migration Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: tickets
Aircraft Depicted: Qantas Airways Ltd, Malta, 27 Mar 1979
Person Named: Mr Herbert Portanier, Sliema, Malta, 27 Mar 1979

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