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Italy Vatican postal service 1920.

India Philately. Chennai Postage German Empire. Italy Vatican postal service. Philately Old German states, Bavaria postal history. Bavaria postal history. Italy Vatican postal service 1920 and other Philately. The first letter was sent from Madras (Chennai) in India to Munich. He was stamped with a 9 paisa, India [...]

By | December 7th, 2014|1900, 20s, Handwriting, Historic, India, Letter, Philately, Stamps|Comments Off on Italy Vatican postal service 1920.

Airships by aviation pioneer Baptiste H. J.Giffard

Airship by Baptiste H. J.Giffard Airship by Baptiste H. J.Giffard Airships of the French engineer and aviation pioneer Baptiste Henri Jacques Giffard. Baptiste Henri Jacques Giffard 1825-1882 was a French engineer and aviation pioneer who has made an outstanding contribution by the use of steam power as a drive for the [...]

By | April 8th, 2014|19th century, Airship, Technology|Comments Off on Airships by aviation pioneer Baptiste H. J.Giffard

Airship No.6 by Santos Dumont in the race to the Eiffel Tower

Airship Nr.6 Airship No.6 by Santos Dumont in the race to the Eiffel Tower in Paris 1901. With this Airship (zeppelin) aviator Santos Dumont won on October 19, 1901, by the German de la Meutre donated prize of 125,000 francs. He had to fly around while the Eiffel Tower and back within a [...]

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Airship République French army 1908

Airship République French army 1908 Airship République French army 1908. The République was a French Army airship. She was a sister ship of the Patrie. It crashed on 25 September 1909 from Trevol. The cause was a broken propeller blades that pierced the shell.The République was completed in June 1908, flew for the [...]

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