Honor the 100th anniversary of the beginning of airmail service with this new cachet printed on a #10 envelope that features an illustration of a Curtiss JN-4H biplane, along with a 100th Anniversary Air Mail logo. Also included is a United States Air Mail Blue Forever® stamp cancelled with an official postmark.
The stamp commemorates the pioneering spirit of the brave Army pilots who initiated the world's first regularly scheduled airmail service on May 15, 1918. The stamp, rendered in blue and printed in intaglio, features a drawing of the type of plane typically used in the early days of airmail, a Curtiss JN-4H biplane.
The postmark includes the date and location of stamp issuance: May 1, 2018, Washington, DC 20066.
The cachet comes in a protective plastic sleeve.
Made in the USA
SKUs featured on this page: 477728
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