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Jersey - 40th Anniversary of International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) 1984
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GENERAL INFORMATION
Country
Jersey
Type
Stamp (Complete Set)
Class
Commemorative
Issued Date
24/07/1984
Printer
The House of Questa, United Kingdom
Printing Method
Lithography
Gum
Gum
Perforation Gauge
14
IN COLLECTION CONDITION
Preliminary
Normal
Condition
Mint Never Hinged - Extra Fine
Jersey - 40th Anniversary of International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) 1984
Printed on granite paper.
 
SC 336 9p Bristol Type 170 Freighter Mk 32 563,394
SC 337 12p Airspeed AS-57 Ambassador 2 751,072
SC 338 26p De Havilland D H 114 Heron 18 262,640
SC 339 31p De Havilland D H 89A Dragon Rapide 193,703

Background

This set depicts four aircraft types that contributed significantly to the development of Jersey aviation during the period of outstanding growth following World War II.

Bristol Type 170 Freighter Mk 32 of British United Airlines registered G‑ANWM “City of Aberdeen” in United Kingdom; ICAO emblem; loading a red car into the airplane.

Airspeed A.S. 57 Ambassador 2 of Dan Air Services Limited registered G‑ALZO in United Kingdom, landing at Jersey Airport; ICAO emblem.

de Havilland D.H.114 Heron 1B of Jersey Airlines registered G‑AMYU in United Kingdom, christened Duchess of Jersey, making an evening approach to the Jersey Airport from the west, across the wide expanse of St. Queen’s Bay; ICAO emblem.

de Havilland D.H.89A Dragon Rapide of Channel Islands Airways Jersey and Guernsey Airways, registered G‑AGPH in United Kingdom.
 
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