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MEETINGS

Welcome to the meetings of the ZEPPELIN STUDY GROUP!

Friends and members of the ZEPPELIN STUDY GROUP are located all over the world, consequently we meet all over the world to share our knowledge and latest findings or we give special programs.
Meetings usually take place at stamp shows or philatelic exhibitions. Subscribe to our eZEP-newsletter , follow us on Twitter or check this website frequently to learn the latest about upcoming meetings.

The ZEPPELIN STUDY GROUP meetings are open to the public, guests are welcome, registration is not required.


 

 


May 29, 2016
New York @ WORLD STAMP SHOW NY2016

WORLD STAMP SHOW NY2016 is the international FIP stamp exhibition in New York, USA. The show will take place from May 28 - June 4, 2016.

The ZEPPELIN STUDY GROUP is having a meeting during the WORLD STAMP SHOW NY2016. The meeting is open to the public.

The meeting starts with a general introduction of the ZEPPELIN STUDY GROUP . Then follows a "Zeppelin Collectors Show-and-Tell" - bring an interesting cover from your collection and tell us why this cover is so special. And finally, we will have a special program on 'Zeppelins and New York!'

Date and time: Sunday, May 29, 2016, from 3 to 5 p.m.

Venue: Meeting room 1E11.

The 'Zeppelin Mail Weekend' at World Stamp Show 2016NY starts on Saturday, May 28 at 1 p.m. with a meeting of the American Airmail Society . Cheryl Ganz and friends are presenting a special program: 'Ways to Collect Zeppelin Mail'

There is no need to register for any of the two events.


 

 


 

 

History
Past meetings

This is a list of past meetings of the ZEPPELIN STUDY GROUP :

September 2014, Bellefonte, PA at Aerophilately 2014
November 2013, Rio de Janeiro at BRASILIANA
November 2012, Mainz at IPHLA
October 2012, Los Angeles, CA at SESCAL
August 2012, Baltimore, MD at BALPEX
July 2012, Lewis at Wallis & Wallis auctions
November 2011, Düsseldorf at Felzmann Briefmarken Auktionen
August 2011, Columbus, OH at StampShow
March 2011, Hong Kong at Stampex
March 2011, Berlin at Schlegel Stamp Auction
January 2011, Friedrichshafen stampshow
October 2010, Sindelfingen at Briefmarkenmesse Sindelfingen
October 2010, Los Angeles, CA at SESCAL
September 2010, Wiesbaden at Heinrich Köhler Auktion
June 2010, Washington DC at NAPEX
May 2010, London at London 2010
January 2010, Friedrichshafen stampshow
December 2009, Monte Carlo at Monacophil
November 2009, Beijing at Beijing 2009 Aeropex
October 2009, Rome at Italia 2009
August 2009, Pittsburgh, PA at Stampshow
May 2009, Essen at IBRA stamp show
February 2009, Düsseldorf at Felzmann Briefmarken Auktionen
February 2009, Arlington, TX at Ameristamp Expo
February 2009, New York, NY at New York Collectors Club
October 2009, Sindelfingen at Briefmarkenmesse Sindelfingen
September 2008, Vienna at WIPA
August 2008, Hartford, CT at StampShow


 

 



 

ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
WINTER2015

An issue full of curiosities: Forgotten mail, identical addresses and registration numbers, a new Italy Flight, invalid US airmail stamps and an overbooked airship - Winter 2015! [READ MORE]

 
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ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
FALL 2015

A faked nude, revelations, world records, first days, new insights - it all depends on your way of seeing. And there are 1000 ways of seeing.... Fall 2015! [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SUMMER 2015

It is quite mystic: Half of the Zeppelin mail from Port Gdansk is missing, dropped mail never showed up, and the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor was planned on the 1929 Zeppelin World Flight.... Summer 2015! [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SPRING 2015

Zeppelin mail which fell into the water and LZ-127 assisting in the South Atlantic with rescue operations for the emergency landed catapult aircraft 'Tornado'. In addition we have SCADTA mail and zeppelin mail to Australia. Spring 2015! [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
WINTER 2014

The South American connecting flights of the 1930 Pan America Flight, 3rd part: What really happened, May 24 - June 7, 1930. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
FALL 2014

The South American connecting flights of the 1930 Pan America Flight, 2nd part: What really happened, April 30 - May 23, 1930. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SUMMER 2014

The South American connecting flights of the 1930 Pan America Flight, 1st part: Background, ideas and planning. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SPRING 2014

Prêt-à-porter: The new dress code and grading of the DZR, a Whitsun excursion to South America and summer vacation onboard the zeppelin. Life can be so good.... [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
WINTER 2013

What are the King, the President, two Ministers, the chief of the Air Force and the Miss Hungary doing on board the zeppelin? They play Zeppelin Sudoku [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
FALL 2013

New details and insights about the most famous zeppelin stamp: The Parahyba Provisional issue from Brazil from 1930. What really (not) happened at Parahyba. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SUMMER 2013

Connections from Cyrenaica and Tripolitania, from Bern to Cuba, flights within Bolivia and the story to ride and not to fly the Atlantic. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SPRING2013

Roses, diamonds, offspring, intimate details of Lady Drummond Hay, Dr. Eckener's affair and airship captain Bauer's secret fiancee - it is springtime and love is in the air..... [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
WINTER2012

With interesting reports about the captain of the Russian icebreaker Malyguin, zeppelin mail addressed to Mexico, zeppelin sheds at Lemberg, affranchissement perçu notes from Egypt, zeppelin mail in California and other fascinating stories. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
FALL2012

A dinner at Los Angeles, the Gordon Bennett Race, unrecorded zeppelin mail from Danzig and Venezuela, the German Emperor, the Grand Duke and media tycoon William Randolph Hearst - we celebrate 100 years of Flugpost am Rhein und Main. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SUMMER2012

It is summer time: The first mail drop over Heligoland, a trip to the Orient, zeppelin crew member Thasler on vacation and 100 years ago, the first post office opened onboard an airship. This was on July 17, 1912. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SPRING2012

What have hot dogs, fast immigration into the US without a pasport, blind people, a crew member not onboard, ghosts and the Titanic in common? Hard to believe, 75 years ago, airship LZ-129 HINDENBURG crashed at Lakehurst, NJ. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
WINTER2011

An issue with the earliest picture postcard taken onboard a zeppelin, a census on Port Gdansk zeppelin mail, Japanese zeppelin NT mail, catapult mail and GRAF ZEPPELIN over Brenner's Hotel at Baden-Baden, just to mention the variety of articles. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
FALL2011

Wanted: Zeppelin mail from Ethiopia and LZ-129 HINDENBURG crash mail! This issue also reports about zeppelin stamps from Finland and Paraguay and about zeppelin mail from Japan, the Bahamas, Guatemala and from Liechtenstein. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SUMMER2011

From Asterix to Zeppelin, from Mary to Dorothy, from Greece to Iceland, from Orly to Le Bourget, from Josef to Magda and from Columbia back to Austria: Enjoy the Summer 2011 issue! [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SPRING2011

The jubilee issue, it is the 100th issue of the ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL. And 100 is the topic of this issue with Count Zeppelin's 100th birthday, LZ-100, flight number 100, 100 dropped pieces, registration number 100, R100 and 100 years Bordstempel. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
WINTER2010

Why the zeppelin was making a detour because of Spelterini, why LZ-127 GRAF ZEPPELIN flew over Canada and why the NT BODENSEE is back from Japan. This issue links also zeppelins with the Aegean Islands and the Falkland Islands. And we have found a new zeppelin cachet. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
FALL2010

Arbed, Alix, Alrun and Aladin, but also Canada, Köhler, catapult and Ciampino: just to name a few key words of the Fall2010 issue which contains also paintings and lyrics. [READ MORE]

 
ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL
SUMMER2010

In addition to Maybach cars, Euro and US$ exchange rates and helicopters in the Antarctic, the Summer2010 issue of the ZEPPELIN POST JOURNAL deals also with World War I zeppelin mail and zeppelin mail from Paraguay, the Bahamas and Canada. [READ MORE]