Friday, March 16, 2012
Stamps celebrate Jersey airport anniversary
Six stamps, a Miniature Sheet plus a fascinating Prestige Booklet were issued on 10 March 2012 to mark the 75th anniversary of
. All the stamps
by Jersey Post feature aircraft that have landed at Jersey
during different decades in the airport's history.
The Prestige Booklet is filled with images and information about the airport, plus more aircraft that have landed since it opened and is a 'must have' for aviation enthusiasts. It also contains three sets of stamps and a Miniature Sheet.
Group Chief Executive Officer for Ports of Jersey, Doug Bannister, says: "We are delighted that Jersey Post has chosen to celebrate
anniversary with this commemorative stamp collection. The airport has played a
significant role in everyday island life for the past 75 years and the
information booklet and accompanying stamps are a wonderful reflection of this." Jersey