Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Lithuania: First airmail label

Here is the very first airmail label issued in Lithuania.

Year: 6.1924, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - LIT-A-1, perforated H 13 ½ , strips,
black/light grey-green, 6******

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Cuba: Cubana airmail labels 2

Here are more labels from Cubana airlines.

Year: 1953, Gummed. Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - CUB-B-3, rouletted H, VL
booklets with 5 sheets of 5(1x5), violet-blue or blue/red or orange-red/white, 3***





Year: 1.7.1931, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - CUB-B-1a, imperforated, arrow shape,
dark blue/red/white, 4****





Year: approx.1962, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - CUB-B-7, rouletted H, VL, booklets, 
blue/carmine/white, 3***

Japan: JAL airmail labels 2

Here are more airmail label from Japan airlines.

Year: 1.1955, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - JPN-B-7, rouletted H, booklets with 3 vertical
strips of 6, dark blue or blue/light blue(looks blue-grey for me)/white, 4****






Year:  approx.1965, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - JPN-B-11, perforated H 10-10 ½ (irregular), biiklets with V strips, carmine-red/dark grey-blue or dark blue/white, 3***






Year: approx.1965, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - JPN-B-12a, perforated H 10, booklets 
with  3 vertical strips of 5, lettering modified, bright orange-red (more like brigt red)/dark blue/white, 3***






Similar to above but rouletted H and not in catalog.

Year: approx.1965, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - JPN-B-12c?, roulettes H, booklets 
with  3 vertical strips of 5, lettering modified, bright orange-red/bright blue/white, 3***

Netherlands: K.L.M airmail labels 4

Here are few more labels from Dutch airlines.

Year: 1936, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - NEL-B-13, rouletted H, booklets with 10 strips 
of 4, issued for customers in Great Britain, ultramarine/white, 4****







Year: before 1961, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - NEL-B-25, rouletted V, H rolls, lettering
modified, blue/red/white, 3***
 

Iceland: Icelandair airmail labels 2

Here are few more labels from Icelandair.

Year: 1955, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ICL-B-6, imperforated, blue/red/white, 4****









Year: 1957, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ICL-B-7, imperforated, blue/red/white, 4****
 

Denmark: DDL Airmail labels

Here are an airline issue airmail labels from DDL (Det Danske Luftfartselskab), Denmark.

Year: 22.9.1920, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - DNK-B-1, red/blue/white, perforated 
H 10 ¾ ,booklets with 20 strips of 7, 5*****





Year: before 1945, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - DNK-B-2, grey-blue/light 
grey-blue/white, 5*****

Sunday, September 18, 2011

Germany, Federal Republic: Airmail labels

Hera are the airmail labels from Germany Federal Republic.

Year: approx.1960, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - FRG-A-3a, perforated V 10 ¾ , 
horizontal rolls of 500, blue or dark blue or grey-blue or violet-blue/white, 1*





Year: approx.1980, Self-adhesive. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - FRG-C-12, imperforated, packs 
with 3 sheets of 12(2x6), prodused and sold by "Zweckform" GmbH, blue or dark blue or black 
blue or violet-blue/white, 1*

Germany, Democratic Republic: Airmail labels

Here is the lot of airmail labels from East Germany or Germany Democratic Republic.

Year: 6.1950, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - GDR-A-2a, perforated 11 ¼ , sheets of 15(3x5), ref.: "MDV Druckerei Neuruppin 6 50 28000 833 3369"; futher dates are: 8.50, 10.50, blue or dark blue/white, 2**








Year: 2.1970, Ungummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - GDR-A-6, perforated V 9 ½  or V 12 ½ , rolls of 500, transparent paper ( i also have on normal paper), printing blurred, blue or violet-blue/white, 1*





 









Year: approx.1980, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - GDR-A-7, perforated V 10 ¾  or V 11 ½ rolls of 500, transparent paper, printing blurred, "M" modified, blue or violet-blue or greenish blue/white, 1*








Year: 2.1990, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - GDR-A-8a, perforated V 10 ¾ , rolls of 500,
blue/white, 1*
 

Germany: Allied Occupation - French Zone airmail labels

Here are the airmail labels from occupied Germany - French Zone.

Year: 8.1948, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - AOG-A-7, perforated 11, sheets of 60(4x15)
ref.: "1159 L 60.", issued for Rhineland - Palatinate, black/light yellow, 5*****







Year: 3.1949, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - AOG-A-8a, rouletted H (wide steps), strips black/light greenish blue or greenish blue, 5*****
greenish blue
light greenish blue









Year: ?,  Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - AOG-A-8b?, rouletted H (narrow steps), strips, black/dark greenish, 5*****









Year: 12.1948, Ungummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - AOG-A-9, rouletted H, vertical strips,
issued for Rhineland - Palatinate, blue or grey-blue/white, 4****

Germany: Allied Occupation - American Zone airmail labels

Here are the labels from Occupied Germany - American Zone.

Year: 10.1948, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - AOG-A-2, peforated 11 ¼, sheets of 
56(4x14), issued for Hesse and Wurtemberg, greenish-blue or blue/white, 4****







Year: 5.1949, Gummed.  Günter Mair's catalogue no: - AOG-A-4, peforated 10 or 11 ¼, sheets of 
28(4x7), bright blue/white, 3***
11 ¼

Germany: Allied Occupation - British Zone airmail labels

Here are the airmail labels from Germany Occupation - British Zone.

Year: 8.1948, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - AOG-A-5a, perforated 10 ¾ , sheets of 40(4x10), thin paper, economy gum, ref.: "Westermann, Bswg 1200 Blocks zu 1000 Stück 8.48/952 RPZ Nr.90/La", grey-blue/white, 3***








Year: 1.1949, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - AOG-A-5b, perforated 10 ¾ , sheets of 
40(4x10), thick paper, normal gum, ref.: "Westermann, Bswg 20000 Blocks zu 1000 Stück 1.49/1948 RPZ Nr.90/La", bright blue or blue or dark blue/white, 2**








Year: 3.1949, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - AOG-A-6, perforated 11 ¾ , sheets of  
40(4x10), ref.: "Ludw. Flöttmann, Gütersloh. 20 000 Blocks zu 1000 stück. 3.49/422", grey-blue or dark blue/white, 2**
dark blue
grey-blue


Saturday, September 17, 2011

Germany: Airmail labels

Her are some older labels from Germay.

Year: 1927, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - GER-A-8, perforated 11 ½ , sheets of 32(4x8),
"PAR AVION": 21mm, issued at Munich for Bavaria, black/Yeallow, 5*****








Year: 10.1934, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - GER-A-18, perforated 10 ¾ , sheets of 20(4x5) "PAR AVION": 19mm, ref.: "619"; "10.1934", futher dates are: 6.35; 9.35; 11.37 "Luft Nr.1", issued at Munich for Bavaria, blue or dark greenish blue or grey-blue or bright blue/white, 4****







Year: 1936, Gummed.
Günter Mair's catalogue no: - GER-A-19, perforated 10 ¾ , sheets of 

20(4x5) "PAR AVION": 21mm, watermarks, "O" modified, dark blue/white, 4****






Year: 1944, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - GER-A-21, perforated 13,
sheets of 20(4x5)
 "PAR AVION": 20.5mm, thin paper, ultramarine or blue or grey-blue or dark grey-blue/white, 3***







Year: 3.1940, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - GER-C-33, imperforated, issued for mail 

by first flight Berlin-Stavanger, 1.4.1940, light blue/white, 5*****

Friday, September 16, 2011

Italy: Ala Littoria airmail labels 3

Here are couple more labels from Ala Littoria.

Year: 1939, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - IRQ-A-19a, it's unlisted perforated 11 ½  variety. 
Mair lists this issue as: H 10 ½  x V 11 ¼ , sheets, blue or light blue/white, 4****





Year: 1939, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - IRQ-A-19b, rouletted, sheets, blue/white, 4****

Italy: Ala Littoria airmail labels 2

Hera are the first label issued by Ala Litoria Airlines.

Year: 11.1934, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ITA-B-10, imperforated, issued for first 
flight Rome- Mogadishu, 10.11.1934, mail to Rome, costal station, blue-grey/white, 5*****







Year: 11.1934, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ITA-B-11, imperforated, issued for first 
flight Rome- Mogadishu, 10.11.1934, mail to Tobruk (Cyrenaica), blue-grey/white, 5*****







Year: 11.1934, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ITA-B-12, imperforated, issued for first 
flight Rome- Mogadishu, 10.11.1934, mail to Tripoli (Tripolitania), blue-grey/white, 5*****







Year: 11.1934, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ITA-B-13, imperforated, issued for first 
flight Rome- Mogadishu, 10.11.1934, mail to Asmara (Eritrea), blue-grey/white, 5*****







Year: 11.1934, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ITA-B-14, imperforated, issued for first 
flight Rome- Mogadishu, 10.11.1934, mail to Mogadishu (Somaliland), blue-grey/white, 5*****

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Sudan: Airmail labels 3

Here are few of the early airmail labels issued in Sudan.

Year: 1931, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - SUD-A-1, perforated 11 ½ , sheets, 
black/greenish blue or blue/white, 4****

blue
greenish blue


 Year: 1931, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - SUD-A-2, perforated 11 ½ , sheets of 20(5x4) 
or 20(4x5) or 50(5x10), black/blue or light blue/white, 4****
blue
light blue





Italian Colonies: Airmail labels

Here are some labels from Italian Colonies in Africa.

Year: 1934, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ITC-A-1b, perforated 12, sheets of 20(2x10),
ref.: "Mod 24-R bis", blue or dark blue/white, 3***






Year: approx.1940, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ITC-A-5, perforated 11, sheets, "PER VIA
Aerea": 29.5mm, issued for Italian East Africa, black/grey-blue/white, 4****






Year: 1933, Ungummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - ITC-C-1, imperforated, vertical strips of 8 with 1
pair tête-bêche, ref.: "I-33-XI.", issued for Italian Somaliland, black/pink, 5*****