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75th Anniversary of the Ministry of Communications (1987)

 

 

 Issue Name: 75th Anniversary of the Ministry of Communications
 Thai Issue Name: ครบรอบ 75 ปี วันสถาปนากระทรวงคมนาคม
 Issue Date: 1987/2530-04-01
 Cause: To commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Ministry of Communications
 Catalogue Number: 1987/5
 Denomination: 2 Baht
 Unused Value: 10 Baht
 Used Value: 4 Baht
 Thailex Collection: n/a
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 4,000,000 pieces
 Printer: Leigh-Mardon Pty. Limited, Australia
 Subject: Illustrates the responsibilities of the Ministry of Communications, which comprise Land Transport, Marine Transport, Aviation, Meteorology, Post, and Telecommunications, and here represented by a weather balloon and a terrestrial weather station with various wind observation systems; a telecommunications satellite and a terrestrial satellite dish; a cell tower; a person talking on the phone while sitting in front of a computer; a Thai Airways 747 and a smaller airplane on the tarmac of an airport, as well as an Air Traffic Control tower; a cargo ship; some containers for shipping and a straddle crane; a highway with cars; a long-distance coach; a traditional Thai freight truck; a train; and a postman with a motorbike handing over a letter to a boy
 Related Link: Krasuang Khamanakhom, 80th Anniversary of the Ministry of Transport and Communication, 90th Anniversary of the Ministry of Transport, Centenary of the Ministry of Transport, Thai Airways