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62856 Chartering a Flight to South Africa, Dec 1961-Feb 1962

Correspondence re: charter of a flight to South Africa to move LEO equipment to the Johannesburg office. Comprises:
- Letter to C. Dawson (Air Charter Manager, LEP Air Services) from Ernest Kaye (Production Manager, LEO Computers Ltd) re planned inspection of DC 7F Aircraft by staff from LEO Computers, 5th Dec 1961; 
- Internal LEO Computers memo from Ernest Kaye to Tony Barnes re: Flight Schedule for South Africa, 13th Dec 1961; 
- Letter from C.S. Dawson (Air Charter Manager, LEP Air Services) to M.A. Holmyard (J Lyons & Co), sending a contract for the planned charter flight transporting LEO equipment to Johannesberg, 14th Dec 1961; 
- Letter from D. Wake (Charter Dept, LEP Air Services) to Ernest Kaye (LEO Computers) enclosing the amended agreement, 2nd Feb 1962; 
- Copy letter from M.A. Holmyard (Secretary, LEO Computers Ltd) to D. Wake (LEP Air Services), returning signed agreements, 22nd Feb 1962.

Date : 5th December 1961 to 22nd February 1962

Physical Description : 1 file (5 pages), paper; typescript

Provenance :
Collected by Peter Bird as part of his research for his book LEO - The First Business Computer (1994).

Archive References : CMLEO/PB/CS/19611205 , PJB/2/7/112-115,118 , DCMLEO20201028112-115,118

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH62856. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.
Article: 62856 Chartering a Flight to South Africa, Dec 1961-Feb 1962

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LEO Computers Ltd and LEP Air Services
File Size: 1.85 MB

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