Three species of Tropicbirds have tropical distribution. Two species are found in in the tropical island in Ascension . The most numerous is White Tailed Tropic Bird .Only 500 pairs of Red-billed Tropic Bird breed on Ascension Islands. A set of Four stamps was issued on 31 Aug 2011.An FDC with these four stamps is shown below.
Tajmahal on First Flight Cover – Swissair- Geneva to Bombay
Swiss Air introduced a non-stop Geneva-Bombay fight on 02 Nov 1969. A Flight cover isuued to mark the First Flght is listed Below.The Cover has Taj Mahal illustration on it and Geneva Airport Registered Label and Bombay Aerodrome delivery cancellation.
There are 125 species of tubenose birds which include Petrels and Albatrosses. South Georgia issued a set of four stamps on Petrels on 10 Aug 2011.Three are fulmarine Petrels and one specie of Diving Petrels.The Petrels are
The Southern Giant Petrel (60p) The Snow Petrel (70p)
Cape Petrel (95p) South Georgia Diving Petrel (1.15 Pound)