This set of stamps commemorates the centenary of the formation of the Royal Air Force.

Stamp issue: Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018

Issue date: 2nd July 2018

Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018, 45p, Felixstow F.5 Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018, 55p, Supermarine Southampton I Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018, £1.60, Supermarine S.6B Schneider Tropy Winner, 1931 Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018, £2.00, Sunderland Mk V
201806 Mint Stamps (45p, 55p, £1.60, £2.00) £4.60
201807 First Day Cover (with 45p, 55p, £1.60, £2.00 stamps) £5.60

This set of stamps commemorates the centenary of the formation of the Royal Air Force.

The stamp designs show seaplanes and flying boats associated with RAF Calshot, which later became the temporary home of evacuated Tristanians during the eruption of the 1961 volcano.

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