$2.40 Moon Landing
Issue Date: July 20, 1989
City: Washington, DC
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Lithographed and engraved
Perforations: 11 x 11 ½
On July 20, 1969, the words, "The Eagle has landed," announced man's arrival on the moon. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of this unforgettable event, the Postal Service issued an extraordinary tribute - an oversized Priority Mail stamp. Priority mail delivers items weighing up to two pounds within two days between all major U.S. centers.