From September 5 till September 9, 2011 the 26th Planetary Congress of Association of Space Explorers was held in Moscow. More than 100 cosmonauts and astronauts from all over the world took part in the Congress. The event was devoted to the 50th Anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s space flight.
We would like to inform all Astrophilately and space thematic collectors that 2 Astrophilately collectors also took part in the Congress – Julius Cacka (Czech Republic), the member of the Bureau of the FIP Section for Astrophilately and Walter Hopferwieser (Austria), a well-known researcher of Space Mail.
On September 8, 2011 in Moscow Igor Rodin, Chairman of the FIP Section for Astrophilately and Julius Cacka had a meeting (see the photo). A number of questions concerning the Astrophilatelic activities were discussed during the meeting.