Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Shipbuilding in Ukraine

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Date of Issue: February 21, 2004
Printed Quantity: 85,000

The text at the bottom of the sheet describes "Shipbuilding in Ukraine: from chaikas (Kozak's boats) to cruisers"

This miniature sheet is printed with special technology that the fragments of waves, elements of the tanker, ship, and aircraft are designed to glow when seen under UV (ultraviolet) light.

The ship in the stamp with value 2.50 is a big anti-submarine ship "Mykolaiv." The second one is tanker "Kriti Amber" and the third one is an aircraft carrier "Admiral of the Soviet Union Fleet Kuznetsov"

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