From left to right : Mrs Gerda Neumayr, Christian Lankes, Horst Horin, Rudolf Spieler, Rudolf Gotschi, Alfred Kunz, Reinhard Neumayr with the FEPA Flag.
It was a real successful exhibition with more than 80 collections. There was a special room only for Astrophilately organized by Mr. Igor Rodin with the presence of two active Russian cosmonauts: Oleg Artemyev and Roman Romanenko with their wifes. A lot of dealers from the different countries as well as the post administrations from the United Nations, Liechtenstein and of course Austria.
The Austrian Post issued two new stamps and 12 different special post marks during the 4 days of the exhibition. Right, Mrs Eveline Kunz with the cosmonauts Oleg Artemyev and Roman Romanenko.
Left, the cosmonauts and their wifes during the Press Conference. Right, the Chairman of the FIP Commission of Astrophilately, Igor Rodin, the Secretary of the Commission Jaromir Matejka with the cosmonauts.
Thanks to Alfred Kunz, FEPA Treasurer and Igor Rodin, Chairman of the FIP Commission for Astrophilately for the information provided and to Sergey Rodin for kindly offering his photos.