Indians in First World War  – Air Warriors -Miniature Sheets India 2019.

Indians in First World War  – Air Warriors -Miniature Sheets India 2019.

India issued a set of Stamps on 20 Aug 2019 to Honour Indians in the First World War. A Miniature sheet containing four stamps was issued featuring Air Warriors.

Rs 15 – Lt Indra Lal Roy, DFC                RS 15 – Lt H S Malik              Rs 5 – Lt B C Wellingkar    Rs 5  –  Lt E S Chander Sen.

 

INDIA MS AIR WARRIORS
INDIA MS 2019- AIR WARRIORS
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Stamps on Aircrafts -Suriname – 1987.

Stamps on Aircrafts -Suriname  – 1987.

Suriname issued a set of 12 stamps on Aircraft on 14 Oct 1987. The stamp features the stamps on aircraft in tete-beche pairs.

90c – Spin Fokker (1910)  & Douglas DC 10

110 c –Orion and Boeing 747

120c – Lockheed 10E Electra & DC 8.

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SURINAME 1987-AIRCRAFTS

Stamps on Aircrafts -Suriname – 1987.

Stamps on Aircrafts -Suriname  – 1987.

Suriname issued a set of 12 stamps on Aircraft on 14 Oct 1987. The stamp features the stamps on aircraft in tete-beche pairs.

25c – Swing Plane from Jakob Degen (1808) & Ultra Light,

35c – JCH Ellehammer and Concorde

60c – Fokker F 7 & Fokker F 28

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SURINAM 1987- AIRCRAFTS

Stamps on Aircrafts- Suriname 1984

Stamps on Aircrafts- Suriname 1984

Suriname issued stamps on Aircraft on 16 May 1984. It also marked 40 years of ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organisation)

35c – Sikorsky S-40 Flying Boat. It was amphibious flying boat built by Skorsky in 1930s for Pan American Airways.

65c – Surinam Airways De Havilland Twin Otter.

 

SURINAME 84 ICAO
SURINAME 1984 -ICAO-AIRCRAFTS

Gilbert & Ellice Islands  1964 – Stamps on First Air Service

Gilbert & Ellice Islands  1964 – Stamps on First Air Service

Gilbert & Ellice Islands issued stamps on First Air Service 20 Jul 1964. De Havilland Heron 2 aircraft on stamp

GILBERT & ELLICE ISLAND AIR SERVICE
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1964- FIRST AIR SERVICE

Inauguration of Niuafo’ou Airport – Tonga Tin Can Mail Study Circle 1983

Inauguration of Niuafo’ou Airport – Tonga Tin Can Mail Study Circle 1983

The Inauguration of Niuafo’ou airport in 1983 marks the end of Tin Can Mail.Tonga issued a set of Four stamps on 11 May 1983 to mark the inauguration of airport.

Tonga Tin Can Mail study Circle issued a First Day Cover with a 29s stamp   which has Tin Can Mail Printed on the stamp. This stamp was not part of four stamps issued on airport but printed separately ????.

The Cover is listed. Stamps shows a De Havilland Twin Otter Aircraft.

FDC TONGA TIN CAN MAIL
FDC TONGA TIN CAN MAIL STUDY CIRCLE 1983

United States Airmail Blue -2018

United States Airmail Blue -2018

On 15 My 1918 , in the midst of  World War I , a group of Army Pilots delivered mail along the route that linked Washington ,Philadelphia and New York – initiating the World’s first scheduled airmail service.The US Postal Department office took charge of US Airmail service from 12 Aug 1918 through 01 Sep 1927.

In honor of beginning of Air Mail service USPS  will release two postage stamps in 2018. The first stamp United States Airmail Blue has been issued on 01 May 2018 commemorating the brave spirit of pioneering Army Pilots. The stamp in blue printed in intaglio features a drawing of Curtiss JN-4H biplane typically used those days.

The second stamp identical to first one except that it will be in Red color will commemorate the beginning of Airmail delivery through US Post office department on 12 Aug 2018.

The United States Airmail Blue is being issued as a FOREVER stamp The stamp designer is Dan Gretta.

UNITED STATES  AIRMAIL BLUE -2018
UNITED STATES AIRMAIL BLUE -2018