Flight Archive

Stamps of Niue: Airport Opening (1970)

By |November 24th, 2014|

The opening of the airport on the island of Niue was commemorated by […]

Stamps of Greece: Airmail Issue (1926)

By |October 6th, 2014|

The first Greek airmail stamps were produced in October 1926 to repay postage […]

Stamps of Lithuania: Satellites (2014)

By |October 4th, 2014|

For the first time ever, this year Lithuania launched into the space 2 […]

Stamps of Portugal: 1939 Azores Aircraft (2014)

By |September 27th, 2014|

In May 1939, the Azores strengthened the importance of its ocean geographic position […]

Stamps of Pakistan: Definitive and Pictorial Issues (1948)

By |August 5th, 2014|

This set of twenty stamps featured:

Scales of Justice
Star and Crescent
Lloyd Barrage
Karachi Port Trust
Karachi […]

New Zealand: A Sad Story Behind a Cover

By |July 4th, 2014|

Published by kind permission of the author.

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

Stamps of Australia: Airmail (1929)

By |April 26th, 2014|

The design shows a De haviland biplane over a flock of merino sheep […]

Stamps of Monaco: Air Rally Centenary (2014)

By |April 7th, 2014|

The post of Monaco issued a stamp to celebrate the centenary of the […]

Stamps of the Czech Republic: Eugen Čihák´s Airplane RAPID (2014)

By |March 22nd, 2014|

Eugen Čihák´s Airplane: RAPID, 1912

Eugen Čihák was born on 31 May 1885 in […]

Stamps of Switzerland: Swiss Air Force Centenary (2014)

By |March 9th, 2014|

Although balloons sporting the Swiss national colours took to the skies in the […]

Arctic Air Mercy Flight Cinderellas

By |March 4th, 2014|

Imperial Airways Map (1935)

By |January 26th, 2014|

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