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Airmails

New Zealand: A Sad Story Behind a Cover

By |April 14th, 2015|

Published by kind permission of the author.

Before telling the story behind the fascinating cover illustrated, a description is necessary...

Stamp Dealers: Vernon K. Stalley South Australia

By |March 15th, 2015|

Stamps of Luxembourg: Aeronautical Centenary (2009)

By |March 11th, 2015|

Stamps of Belgium: Postal Transport (1951)

By |February 22nd, 2015|

Air Mail Stamps: Made to Fly

By |January 6th, 2015|

I rather like Air Mail stamps of the world, used on airmail covers (of course), which logically is why they were issued. The sight of the familiar blue and red bordered airmail envelope emits a subliminal message, evoking images of distant, beckoning, exotic places. For me, at least.

Stamps of Greece: Airmail Issue (1926)

By |October 6th, 2014|

Stamps of Portugal: 1939 Azores Aircraft (2014)

By |September 27th, 2014|

Stamps of Australia: Airmail (1929)

By |April 26th, 2014|

Imperial Airways Map (1935)

By |January 26th, 2014|

April 1935 map showing Imperial Airways' routes to Australia and South Africa

Ballon Monté

By |January 12th, 2014|

Stamps of Russia: Air Mail Congress (1927)

By |November 29th, 2013|

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Stamps of the Netherlands: Special Flights Issue (1966)

By |September 11th, 2013|

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Stamps of Norway: First North Sea flight Issue (1944)

By |July 21st, 2013|

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Stamps of Paraguay: Zeppelin Issue (1933)

By |July 14th, 2013|

There is a certain romance about zeppelins and their stamps are eagerly sought by collectors. This issue from Paraguay consisted of five stamps released on May 6 1933.

Stamps of Austria: Vienna Airmail Exhibition Issue (1968)

By |July 11th, 2013|

Stamps of Austria: Airmail Exhibition Issue (1968)
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