Winter Birds

The U.S. Postal Service celebrates four of winter’s winged beauties with the Birds in Winter Forever stamps. The stamps feature the black-capped chickadee (Poecile atricapillus), the northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis), the blue jay (Cyanocitta cristata) and the red-bellied woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus). Stamps will be released on 22nd September 2018.

Airmail Commemoration

This forever stamp will be issued on 11th August 2018  to continue the United States Postal Service’s commemoration of the U.S. airmail service centennial.

The stamp design shows a Curtiss JN-4H “Jenny” biplane similar to the first planes used by U.S. Army pilots to move the mail by air.

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