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Jersey  Issued Stamps on 100 Years of War in the Air

The First World War was the first major conflict to involve the large-scale use of aircraft in combat. Powered flight itself was in its infancy; the Wright brothers’ first flight had only been achieved eleven years previously, and in 1914 … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Romania

Aviation Anniversaries Romfilatelia dedicates a new postage stamp issue to the anniversaries of this year, suggestively entitled Aviation, Anniversaries; From Coanda to F-16.  Romanian army was among the first in the world to own aircrafts. Thus, between 1910 and 1911, aviation was … Continue reading

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First Flight Cover:Mumbai-Tehran

By Datta Dharmadhikari These are first flight covers of Sabena Belgian Airlines dated 2-11-1967  from Mumbai to Tehran ( Iran) and Mumbai to Athense (Greece) .  The Belgian Airlines is not   in existence now.

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Russia Issued Stamp on 50 Years of Womans First Flight to Space

Russian post issued a stamp to commemorate 50th anniversary of woman  first flight to space.After the first successful flight of Soviet cosmonaut, the Soviet Union decided to send a woman astronaut into space. Initially the simultaneous flight of two women fs … Continue reading

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