Category Archives: Literature

LZ-129 HINDENBURG, ZEPPELIN CRASH MAIL wins AAMS and FISA awards

Share  The American Philatelic Society awarded Dieter Leder the George D. Kingdom Award for the Best Aerophilatelic Book in 2012: LZ-129 HINDENBURG, ZEPPELIN CRASH MAIL. FISA, the International Ferderation of Aero-Philatelic Societies awarded Dieter Leder the FISA-Silver Medal for LZ-129 … Continue reading

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Schweizerisches Luftposthandbuch 2013 vom SAV, neu

ShareDer Schweizerische Aerophilatelisten Verein präsentiert gerade in Zürich das neue Schweizerische Luftposthandbuch 2013, 950 Seiten, in Farbe und voller neuer Informationen. Weitere Informationen folgen in der nächsten Ausgabe des ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL!!!!

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Zeppelin LZ-129 Hindenburg May 1, 1937 May Day Germany Flight, Cologne Drop

ShareOn this day, 75 years ago, zeppelin airship LZ-129 Hindenburg was scheduled to fly from Frankfurt to Berlin and back to Frankfurt. This Germany Flight was in connection with the May 1 (May Day) celebrations, a public holiday in Germany. … Continue reading

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Hall of Fame Award for Jim Graue and Ben Ramkissoon

ShareDedicated aerophilatelists Jim Graue and Ben Ramkissoon have recently received the Hall of Fame Award for their long-standing contributions to aerophilately. Ben Ramkissoon is rocket mail and Trinidad and Tobago expert, and Jim Graue is famous for his DLH Deutsche … Continue reading

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Longhi received AAMS George D. Kingdom Award for Italian zeppelin book

ShareFioreno Longhi received the AAMS George D. Kingdom Literature Award  for his Italian zeppelin mail book CATALOGO STORICO DESCRITTIVO DEGLI AEROGRAMMI ZEPPELIN DI ITALIA – COLONIE ITALIANE – SAN MARINO – VATICANO – 1929 – 1939. Congratulations! For more information on … Continue reading

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