The Canadian Aerophilatelic Society
The CAS provides a forum for the exchange of information among Canadians who
are interested in any aspect of world-wide aerophilately, and for collectors from
around the world who are interested in Canadian aerophilately. This is mainly
achieved through our newsletter, The Canadian Aerophilatelist, which is published
quarterly. If you would like a sample copy of the newsletter, please click here.
Si vous désirez de l'information en français sur la société, cliquez ici.
A SHORT GUIDE TO
Produced by THE CANADIAN AEROPHILATELIC SOCIETY
(Last revised January, 2015)
Website maintained by Steve Johnson
Our 100th Anniversary Issue
Click the logo to see this fabulous issue!
Canadian First Flight Covers
A Brief History of Canadian Air Mail Flights
Newfoundland Air Mails
Routes and Rates
Modern Day Covers
Future CAS Meetings
Edmonton Spring National Show, March 29-30, 2015
The Western Chapter CAS will hold a lunchtime meeting during the show.
ORAPEX, Ottawa - May 2-3, 2015
This national level show is held annually at the RA Centre, 2451 Riverside Drive, Ottawa. It features over 40 dealers, and 150 frames of exhibits.
Information will be posted at www.orapex.ca
The CAS Annual General Meeting will be held at ORAPEX on Sunday afternoon.
Royal 2015 Royale, London, Ontario, May 22-24, 2015
Annual exhibition and convention of the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada.
Canadian Aerophilatelic Society
Price List of Available Aerophilatelic Material
Online Reference Material
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Index to THE CANADIAN AEROPHILATELIST and Back Issue service.
PDF files of many of the Back Issues can be downloaded for easy viewing.
To date: Back Issues #1-68 can be downloaded for viewing.
An excellent resource that will be continually updated
The "Boxed" Air Mail
Hand Stamp Revisited.
The St. Lawrence Seaway Air Mail Service: 1927 to 1939 (part one)
Murray HeifetzThe 1928 Postal Airplane Cachet
Update on the D.W. covers
Early 20th Century Aviators & Air Mail
Air Traffic over a 24 hour period from Denny May.
CAS Member Advertisments
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Payment can be sent to the Webmaster and made payable to the CAS. Please contact the webmaster if you have any questions.
Sources For More information
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The society also provides a number of other services, including:
a question-and-answer service for mystery air mail stamps and covers;
a small library that can be searched for information on particular topics;
a "sales department", with a variety of covers for sale;
discount prices on many CAS and AAMS publications;
representation of Canadian aerophilatelists at national and international levels.
1 year- $15.00 Canadian or US $14.00 or 9GB pounds or 11 Euros- anywhere in the world
2 years- $25.00 Canadian or US $23.00
or 14 GB pounds or 18 Euros, anywhere in the world.
Paper copy via letterpost:
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2 year- $45.00 CDN in Canada, $55.00 CDN in USA (or $52.00 US), $65.00 CDN for members Overseas (or $62.00 US, or $47.00 Euros or $37 Pounds Sterling)
Payable to: The Canadian Aerophilatelic Society- Dues can be paid by cheque in Canadian, US, Euros, or Sterling, or by PAYPAL in Canadain funds to email@example.com
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE CANADIAN AEROPHILATELIC SOCIETY
Western Chapter Representative:
Email: dgbrown_id@shaw .ca
Members at Large:
Paul Balcaen email:firstname.lastname@example.org
David Crotty email: email@example.com
Walter Herdzik email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Neil Hunter email: email@example.com
Gord Mallett email: firstname.lastname@example.org
David Whiteley email: email@example.com
Major (Ret) R. K. "Dick" Malott MSc , BA (Hon Hist), CD, FRPSC, FRPSL, AHF
Editor- The Air Mails of Canada and NewFoundland
Editor- The Canadian Aerophilatelist
Index to the Canadian Aerophilatelist
For all CAS Members
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