|Added by||Bart Perdieus|
|General Description :||The Magga Dan was constructed in Denmark by the J Lauritzen Lines as a sister ship to the Thala Dan. She was equipped with very similar features and was used successfully by ANARE for station resupply and large scale exploration.
The Magga Dan had the distinction of carrying south the first woman to travel with ANARE in 1961.
Capable of travelling at 12 knots with up to 35 passengers, the Magga Dan was ice strengthened to an unusual extent.
|Face value||10 Francs + 5 Francs|
|Catalog code (Michel)||BE 1451|
|Catalog code||Yvert et Tellier BE 1394 AFA number BE 1470 Belgium BE 1394 Unificato BE 1394|
|Stamp use||Semi Postal stamp|
|Designer||Herman Verbaere / Leon Janssens|
|Print technique||photogravure and recess|
|Catalog prices||No catalog prices set yet|