Henri Pequet (1 February 1888 – 13 March 1974) was a pilot in the first official airmail flight on February 18, 1911. The 23-year-old Frenchman, in India for an airshow, delivered about 6,500 letters when he flew from Allahabad Airport to Naini, about 10 kilometers away. He flew a Humber-Sommer biplane with about fifty horsepower (37 kW), and made the journey in thirteen minutes.
- S. B. Bhattacherje. Encyclopaedia of Indian Events & Dates. p. A-175.
- History of Air Cargo and Airmail from the 18th Century by Camille Allaz, page 26.
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