STAMP ISSUES RELATED TO ICAO (1994-1995)

 

Egypt : 50th Anniversary of ICAO

 

Issue date: 16/09/1994

 

 

50th Anniversary logo in blue on a yellow background.

On the second line top-right, the year in Arabic is 1415 in the HIJRI or Islamic calendar, corresponding to 1994.

At the bottom, just above ICAO, the full name of the Organization (International Civil Aviation Organization) is printed in Arabic. It is interesting to note that ICAO’s acronym in Arabic is a transliteration (i.e. conversion in Arabic letters), of the each letter of the English acronym.

 

 

Upper-left corner block with the acronym ICAO in the selvage.

Upper-right corner block with the full name of the Organization International Civil Aviation Organization (in Arabic) in the selvage.