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Maldives Issued Stamps on Means of Transport (2)

Maldives has issued ten different stamp sets on transport theme on 2nd December 2013.This issue includes stamps on High speed trains,Sea Planes, Space Tourism,Fire Engines,Concorde,Formula 1,The History of Automobile,Rescue Boats,Yuri Gagarin and Steam Trains.

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Maldives Issued Stamps on Means of Transport (1)

Maldives has issued ten different stamp sets on transport theme on 2nd December 2013.This issue includes stamps on High speed trains,Sea Planes, Space Tourism,Fire Engines,Concorde,Formula 1,The History of Automobile,Rescue Boats,Yuri Gagarin and Steam Trains.To be continued…….

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Special Cover Released on Velentina Tereshkova

50 Years ago today, Soviet Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova made history and became the first woman ever fly in space, when she launched   aboard the Vostok-6 capsule on June 16, 1963.The then 26 year old Tereshkova blasted off from the Baikonur … Continue reading

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UN stamps on 50th Anniversary of human space flight

United Nations Postal Administration UNPA will issue three stamps on 12th April 2011 in the denominations of US$ 0.44, CHF 0.50 and € 0.35 in a mini-sheet format of sixteen stamps to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Human Space Flight. UNPA … Continue reading

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