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New Stamps of Greenland

Civil Aviation II 1962-1973 In October 1963 Air Greenland acquired its first aircraft – a DC-4, which was purchased from the Icelandic airline Iceland air. The plane, replacing an earlier chartered plane of the same type, was used for contract … Continue reading

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Singapore:Stamps on 100 Years of Aviation

2011 marks a¬†centennial¬†of aviation in Singapore. Singapore saw her first aircraft, piloted by Mr Joseph Christiaens, take off from the racecourse in Farrer Park on 16 March 1911 and that marked the start of aviation in Singapore. Eight years later, … Continue reading

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