Iceland:MS on Rescue Service

\"\"Search and rescue services constitute the theme of the 2012 Norden stamps. For centuries, Icelandic fishermen have lived with the dangers of the sea. Many lives have been lost in the struggle with the forces of nature. The Icelandic Coast Guard and Landsbjörg, the Icelandic Association for Search and Rescue (ICE-SAR), cooperate closely in rescue operations when perils threaten at sea or on land. The stamp design is based on an award-winning photo by news correspondent Jonas Erlendsson. Designer: Hjörvar Harðarson/Jónas Erlendsson (foto). Denomination: Letter 250g domestic (ISK 155) Technical Details Issue Date: 22.03.2012 Designer: Hjörvar Harðarson / Jónas Erlendsson Printer: Joh. Enschedé Process: Offset Litho (CMYK) Size: 33,5 x 44,625 mm Values: 155.00 ISK

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