Flight Archive

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

Stamps of Guernsey: Ideal Investment (2014)

By |January 23rd, 2014|

Stamps of Finland: 20th Anniversary of Air Mail Service (1944)

By |January 18th, 2014|

Zeppelin Stamps: German Gasbags

By |January 5th, 2014|

Count von Zeppelin's airships were sinister to Britons but glamorous to Germans, so it's no surprise that they were a popular theme for Teutonic poster stamps.

Stamps of Great Britain: European Free Trade (1967)

By |December 21st, 2013|