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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
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
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.
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