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Regarding the Loss of Postal Items Aimed for Japan Due to the Fire at Heathrow Airport

August 3, 2010

We have received an announcement from Royal Mail, a postal entity in UK, that due to the fire that broke out at Heathrow Airport on July 9, 2010, a part of postal items aimed for Japan was damaged.
The items that were damaged are the ones that were posted as Airmail or SAL Mail between July 6 and 8 and were being temporarily stored in Heathrow Airport cargo facilities waiting to be dispatched.
We have requested Royal Mail to provide us with a detailed account of lost items, however it is advised to check regarding the items mentioned in the table below with the sender.

Postal Mail Type Posted from Posted on
Airmail United Kingdom July 6-8, 2010
SAL Mail

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