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and Auction Information
Note that the Auction listing is available in the July 2022 Airpost Journal
AEROPHILATELIC TALKS & MEETINGS AT NAPEX
NAPEX 2022 NEW DATES
Friday, June 03: 10 am to 6 pm
Saturday, June 04: 10 am to 6 pm
Sunday, June 05: 10 am to 4 pm
|Tales of South Florida Airmail||Juan Riera||Friday 3 – 4 p. m.|
|AAMS Members Meeting||Friday 4 – 5:30 p. m.|
|Rare and Unusual Airmail Interruptions||Steve Berlin||Saturday 9 – 10 a. m.|
|Wartime Transpacific Airmail||Bill Fort||Saturday 10 – 11 a. m.|
|Collecting Air Crash Covers||Ken Sanford||Saturday 11 a. m. – 12 noon|
|U.S. Commercial Air Mail: The First 10 Years||Jay Stotts||Sunday 10 – 11 a. m.|
|Director’s Private Meeting||David Ball||Sunday 8 a.m.|
AEROPHILATELY 2022 UPDATE
November 4-6, 2022
(Please note the date change)
It is now about a year until the biggest aero event since 2014, when the second all Aero and Astro World Series of Philately event took place at APS Headquarters in Bellefonte, PA. (The first was in 2007.) Everything has been geared up. All of our volunteers are working hard to assure a wonderful show. (Note that our original date in October 2022 was preempted by a change in the Penn State football schedule.)
There will be a WSP exhibition, with the grand award winners, both multi-frame and single-frame, being invited to participate in the next Champion of Champions exhibition. The only condition for entering is that all entries must be aerophilatelic or astrophilatelic in nature, or have an aviation theme. All APS categories of exhibit are welcome to apply. A prospectus and entry application are available from email@example.com. Exhibit frames will be assigned in order of receipt.
Additionally, there will be dealers, many seminars, an awards banquet and other activities, and, of course, the wonderful library at APS Headquarters, where the show will be held.
Hotel Arrangements are as follows:
BEST WESTERN PLUS
University Park Inn and Suites
115 Premiere Dr.
State College, PA 16801
An outstanding group of airmail and astro collectors are leading the show. They include
Several major auction houses have provided funding to make the show happen. They are
Please feel free to contact us for any questions that you may have.