Category Archives: Exhibitions

Luftpost und Zeppelinpost in Friedrichshafen Bodensee, Vortrag am 7.6.2013

ShareWie Friedrichshafen eine Luftpoststation geworden ist Friedrichshafen -  Anlässlich des Jubiläums „175 Jahre Graf Zeppelin“ gibt es am Freitag, 7. Juni, eine Führung, bei der die Geschichte Friedrichshafens als Luftpoststation aufgezeigt wird. Treff ist nach Mitteilung aus der Stadtverwaltung um 14.30 … Continue reading

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Symposium Aerophilatelie @ IPHLA Mainz, Flugpost am Rhein und Main

ShareSymposium Aerophilatelie anlässlich der Literaturausstellung IPHLA in Mainz, November 2012

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ZEPPEX – zeppelin mail exhibition, Zeppelinpost Ausstellung

ShareDear Aerophilatelists! the ZEPPEX 2012 deadline has been moved to September 7, 2012 – this is tomorrow, Friday! If you plan to exhibit your zeppelin or airmail exhibit at the national US exhibition ZEPPEX/SESCAL, please act immediately and apply today. … Continue reading

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Zeppelin Study Group at BALPEX

Share51 collectors at the ZEPPELIN STUDY GROUP meeting at BALPEX! What a great meeting and show.

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Gerhard Wolff (1929 – 2012)

ShareGerhard Wolff passed away peacefully at home on April 23, 2012. Gerhard was born at Hanover, Germany in 1929 and left Germany in 1941, immigrating to the United States. Stamps played always a significant part in Gerhard’s life, they even … Continue reading

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Lecture at Royal Aeronautical Society at London Heathrow, British Airways

ShareThere is a lecture on 8 December 2011 at the Heathrow branch of the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) by Albert Barnes about his 80 years in aviation, which started with seeing the Zeppelin at age 6 in Brighton. Lecture starts … Continue reading

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Graue and Klein with zeppelin and catapult double-win at SESCAL 2011

ShareJim Graue and Allen Klein scored a double-win at the SASCAL 2011 exhibition held in Los Angeles, CA on October 14 – 16, 2011: Jim Graue won the Grand Award in the multiple-frame class with his exhibit German North Atlantic … Continue reading

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eZEP-newsletter August 2011: Zeppelin, blimp, airship, Luftschiff and Zeppelinpost

ShareFrom Asterix to Zeppelin, from Mary to Dorothy, from Greece to Iceland, from Orly to Le Bourget, from Josef to Magda and from Columbia back to Austria: The Summer2011 issue of the ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL is currently at the printers … Continue reading

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First official airmail 1911, Allahabad – Naini, India

ShareOn the day 100 years ago, on 18 February 1911, a mail bag with approximately 6.000 covers was flown by French pilot Henri Pequet from Allahabad to Naini, India. This small hop of only five miles made history: It was … Continue reading

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Fred Wiseman – First airmail flight 100 years ago

ShareOn this day in 1911, the first airmail flight took place. Fred Wiseman flew on a self-made Wisman-Peters plane 15 miles from Petaluma to Santa Rosa, California, USA. The flight took two days with a total flying time of only … Continue reading

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