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Stamp Released on 100th Anniversary of the First South African Airmail Flight

South Africa  has released a miniature sheet to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the first South African airmail flight as part of World Post month.The sheet depicts the monoplane in flight when, in 1911, the South African Minister of Posts … Continue reading

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Cover\’s from the Historic Flight

On 18th February 1911, a French Pilot, Henri Pequet flew a small Sommer biplane carrying 6,500 letters from Allahabad to Naini. The Journey was brief and lasted just thirteen minutes. This was the world’s first official airmail flight. Among the … Continue reading

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100 Years of Airmail:Cancellation on Invitation Letter

By Anil Kr Pujara

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Special card on Aerophilately at INDIPEX 2011

A very special and unique card was designed by senior philatelist Pradip Jain on recent stamp of 100 years of Airmail.It was distributed among philatelists on the last day of INDIPEX.

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INDIPEX 2011:FDC Of 100 Years of Airmail

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