Isle of Man will release a limited edition stamp with cover to mark the 40th anniversary of the first ever commercial Concorde flight.This special cover, which is limited to 500 copies, features high definition images of Concorde’s first commercial flight taking off on 21st January 1976 and the very last touchdown on 23rd November 2003. As well as marking Concorde’s historic flight, it also celebrates the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) 150th anniversary by featuring the Concorde stamp from the Post Office’s forthcoming release of a collection of eight stamps, showcasing cutting-edge technology over the last 150 years and is postmarked for 21st January 2016.
IOM will Issue Stamp on 40th Anniversary of First Commercial Concorde Flight
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