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mail that is sent by air transport

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Amazingly, the air mail sorting area at Larnaca airport does have closed-circuit TV, though it was obviously not enough to prevent the unauthorised removal of mail sacks from the area into an employee's private vehicle over a prolonged period of 18 months.
This is the first time the jackpot has been won on Air Mail.
Twenty-five years ago air mail was unheard of and the quickest method of sending a letter abroad was by steamer.
The 17 primary landing fields had Air Mail Radio Stations (AMRS), where operators--even called "specialists" back then--made local weather observations and relayed weather to other operators.
Edward Davey, the postal affairs minister, said the deal - covering the sale of stamps, parcels, air mail, recorded and special deliveries at post offices - would prevent further closures, maintaining a network of at least 11,500 branches.
27% during the first six months of 2011 and freight dropped nearly 3%, while air mail increased 17% compared to the same period last year.
Supervised by a UAE team, another 5-day training course has been carried out for 26 air mail and air shipping security personnel from security, customs, aviation security and persons in charge of shipping at the airport for, al-Wazir said.
While the invitation did not offer any details about what will be discussed at the event, the design of the invitation featured a checkered blue-and-red border similar to classic air mail envelopes, sparking speculation on many technology-focused blogs.
From the use of air mail services in its early days, OANA's news exchange platforms had grown over the years to its current Internet-based OANA Newswire, pooling up to five stories from each member daily for common use.
lt;/p><p>For shipment of small gadgets, the company ensures the arrival of items through air mail within 7 to 14 days; for shipment of orders over USD99, the company offers DHL, EMS, TNT, UPS for delivery to ensure the arrival of items within 3 to 5 days.
1933 -- The first air mail trip from Kuwait to Calcutta, India is made.
Werrell's "Fiasco Revisited: The Air Corps and the 1934 Air Mail Episode," pp.
Birmingham City Council chief executive Stephen Hughes and Birmingham Forward chief executive Richard Brennan were among the guests who heard that 1859 marked the year Big Ben chimed for the first time, Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities was published and the first air mail delivery took place in a balloon.
Fourteen-year-old Shelby Dawson sent her step-dad Bombardier Richard Lunn an e-bluey - an electronic version of the Army's traditional way of sending a message - a free air mail letter so-called for its colour.