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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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80 years ago: LZ-127 Graf Zeppelin Polar Flight in 1931, icebreaker Malyguin

ShareDo you know what happened today in history 80 years ago? On 24 July 1931, airship LZ-127 GRAF ZEPPELIN departed Friedrichshafen at 9.55 a.m. to fly to Berlin. It was the first leg of the famous Polar Flight. The next … Continue reading

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BEIJING 2009 AEROPEX opened one year ago

ShareToday one year ago, BEIJING 2009 AEROPEX opened. This was the specialized airmail exhibition which was held in Beijing from November 12 – 16, 2009. And it was one of the best aerophilatelic shows ever. We are all looking forward … Continue reading

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