AVIATION

USSR (Soviet Union) and Russia Postage - Stamps
1918 - 2000

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS

1918-1944    1945-1965    1966-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1945

             
 

975

962

982

1r brown, Air fight over Moscow

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1945

             
 

988

974

1000

1r brown, Petliakov-2 Dive bombers

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

989

980

993

1r black, Petliakov-8 heavy bomber

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

990

976

996

1r brown, Ilyushin-2 Bombers

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

991

977

997

1r black, Ilyushin-4 far-bombers

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

992

975

1001

1r blue, Tupolev-2 Bombers

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

993

972

998

1r orange, Lavochkin-7 fighters

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

994

978

995

1r brown, Iakovlev-3 fighter

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

995

973

994

1r brown, Iakovlev-9 fighter in action

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

996

979

999

1r green, Polikarpov-2 biplane

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1017

1001

1017

60k green, Airplane designing

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1946

             
 

1030

1014

992A

5k violet, Iakovlev-3 fighter

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1031

1015

992B

10k henna, Petliakov-2 Dive bomber

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1032

1017

992D

15k green, Petliakov-8 heavy bomber

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1033

1016

992C

15k red, Ilyushin-2 Bombers

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1034

1018

992E

20k gray, Tupolev-2 Bombers

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1035

1020

992F

30k violet, , Ilyushin-4 far-bombers

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1036

1019

992G

30k brown, Polikarpov-2 biplane

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1037

1021

992H

50k violet, Lavochkin-7 fighters

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1038

1022

992I

60k violet, Iakovlev-9 fighter

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1947

             
 

1105

1083

1098

30k sepia, Zhukovski, scientist

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1106

1084

1099

60k blue, Zhukovski, scientist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1135

1113B

1102a

30k blue, Aviator, Sailor, Soldier

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

1138

1113A

1102

30k blue, Aviator, Sailor, Soldier

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1145

1119

1159

30k violet, Planes and Air Force Flag

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1146

1120

1160

1r blue, Planes and Air Force Flag

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1240

1195

1207

30k, violet-blue, Fliers and planes

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1249

1205

1216

15k blue, Aviator

---

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1304

1239

1246

30k violet, Overprinted in red

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1305

1240

1247

1r ultra, Overprinted in red

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1381

1333I

1345

25k blue, Aviator

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

1385

1297A

C82

1r blue, Planes and Air Force Flag

---

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

1437

1383B

1392a

40k brown-red, Globe and letters

0,100

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

1438

1384B

1393a

50k indigo-gray, Globe and letters

0,100

Imperf.

NBH, EF

 

1439

1383A

1392

40k brown-red, Globe and letters

0,930

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1440

1384A

1393

50k indigo-gray, Globe and letters

0,430

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1456

1401

C83

50k red-lemon, Plane over ZAGES

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1457

1402

C84

60k sepia, Plane over farm fields

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1458

1404

C87

1r red-brown, Plane over Leningrad

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1459

1403

C85

1r orange-brown, Plane over Sochi

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1460

1405

C86

1r blue, Plane over Far East

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1461

1408

C88

1r ultra-red, Map of Soviet Air routes

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1462

1406

C89

2r orange, Plane over Moscow

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1463

1407

C90

3r green, Plane over Arctic

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1645

1593

1590

40k multi, Aviation Society Emblem

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1646

1594

1591

60k brown, Flying model planes

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1647

1595

1592

1r blue-lilac, Parashutists

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1648

1596

1593

2r multi, Planes and Emblem

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1747

1695A

1693

1r, gray-viol-brown, Valeri Chkalov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1955

             
 

1800

1749A

C92

2r black-green, Plane over Taiga

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1814

1760

C91

1r multicol, Plane over Far East

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

1815

1761

C94

2r blue, Plane over Globe, Map

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1816

1762

C93

2r chocolate, Plane over Globe, Map

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1849

1789II

C95

1r, red overp. "North Pole- Moscow"

0,125

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

1850

1790II

C96

2r, red, overp. "North Pole- Moscow"

0,125

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1956

             
 

1893

1833

C97

1r multicol, Arctic Camp

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1958

             
 

2182

2169B

2147a

20k ultra-red, Airliner IL-14

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2183

2171B

2148a

40k blue-green, Jet liner TU-104

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2184

2170B

2149a

40k blue-red, Turbo liner TU-114

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2185

2106B

2086a

60k blue-red, TU-104 and Globe

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2186

2107B

2150a

60k rose-black, Jet liner TU-110

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2187

2108B

2087a

1r red-black, Turbo liner AN-10

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2188

2193B

2151a

2r red-black, Turbo liner IL-18

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2189

2169A

2147

20k ultra-red, Airliner IL-14

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2190

2171A

2148

40k blue-green, Jet liner TU-104

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2191

2170A

2149

40k blue-red, Turbo liner TU-114

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2192

2106A

2086

60k blue-red, TU-104 and Globe

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2193

2107A

2150

60k rose-black, Jet liner TU-110

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2194

2108A

2087

1r red-black, Turbo liner AN-10

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2195

2193A

2151

2r red-black, Turbo liner IL-18

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2201

2118B

2101a

40k, multi, Jet plane and Troika

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, S

 

2208

2118A

2101

40k multi, Jet Plane and Troika

2,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2212

2123A

2106

1r multi, Loading mail

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2213

2122A

2105

1r multi, Ship, plane, train and globe

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2215

bl25

2106b

3r 60k multi, Souvenir sheet of five

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

               
 

2201

2118B

2101a

40k, multicol, Jet plane

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, S

1960

             
 

2401

2322

2307

40k multicol, Timur Frunze, aviator

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2404

2324

C98

60k ultra, Helicopter over Kremkin

9,900

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2518

2440

2448

16k ultra, Plane over power station

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2592

2503A

2497

4k slate-green, Gliders

3,800

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2618

2528

2522

4k carmine, Letters plane, ship, train

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2651

2566

C99

6k ultra, Helicopter over Kremlin

1,000

12:12

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2741

2649

2641

4k blue-lilac, Mail and transportation

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2776

2699

2671

4k yellow-blue, Transportation

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2800

2701

C100

6k multi, Planes, Arms of Normandy

2,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2821

2720

C101

10k red-blue, Jet over map of USSR

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2822

2721

C102

12k blue-red, Aeroflot emblem, globe

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2823

2722

C103

16k blue-red, Jet over map of World

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2913

2794

2772

6k black-blue, A. Mozhaisky

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2914

2795

2773

10k black-blue, P. Nesterov

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2915

2796

2774

16k black-blue, N. Zhukovski

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2921

2803

2781

6k multicol, Planes IL-18 and AN-10

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3149

3013

2862B

4k blue-brown, Polbin, aviator hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3244

3100

3084

12k blue-red, Modern Transportation

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3298

3168

C104

6k multicol, TU-134 at Sheremetyevo

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3299

3169

C105

10k multicol, AN-24 at Vnukovo

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3300

3170

C106

12k multicol, MI-10 helicopter

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3301

3171

C107

16k multicol, BE-10 (Beriev)

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3302

3172

C108

20k multicol, AN-22 Antei

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1918-1944    1945-1965    1966-2000

 

Comments and Abbreviations

Stamps are referenced by CPA Stamp Catalog (Moscow, 1983), Michel (2002/2003) and Scott (2002/2003).
Stamp from set marked (*) my be available as single stamp.
CPA - "Souzpechat" Central Philatelic Agency under the Ministry of Communications of the USSR. CPA catalog numbering of 1918-1980 RSFSR and USSR postage-stamps are accepted in the Russia up to days ( have a look at V.Soloviev "1857-1991 Postage-Stamps of Russian and USSR. Catalog - Reference. 2002/2003 ".
The number of stamps printed (column Print run) is quoted in millions.
MNH - Mint never hinged
MLH - Mint lightly hinged
MH - mint hinged
F - fine stamp condition
VF - very fine stamp condition
EF - extremely fine stamp condition
S - superb, better than EF
SEC - Special Event Cancel
CTO - Cancelled to order
Imperf. - Imperforated stamp

 

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