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Österreichische Post AG's Special World Championship Service

Pressemeldung from 17.01.2001

January 28, to February 10, 2001:
Special Express Mail Service (EMS) on the occasion of the World Alpine Skiing Championship in St. Anton am Arlberg

Österreichische Post AG offers a special express mail service to the World Alpine Skiing Championship taking place in St. Anton am Arlberg from January 28, to February 10, 2001.

Same day delivery of items posted at 10 a.m. the latest
All EMS items posted at the special post office St. Anton will be delivered all over Austria up to 10 a.m. next day except on Sunday. A special label affixed to EMS items sent to St. Anton and surroundings will ensure next day delivery up to 10 a.m.
The centrally located special post office St. Anton am Arlberg will be open every day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Exceptions: January 28: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
February 10: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
February 6: closed

EMS rates

Up to 4 kg ATS 110,- EUR 7,99
Up to 8 kg ATS 150,- EUR 10,90
Up to 12 kg ATS 190,- EUR 13,81
Up to 20 kg ATS 250,- EUR 18,17
Up to 31,5 kg ATS 350,- EUR 25,44

For further information, call EMS hotline 0810 01 01 01 available 24 hours a day.

Special postage stamp
The first champion of this world championship is the very looked for official special postage stamp. Edition of this stamp with a face value of ATS 7.00, and available from December 15, 2000, is 2.9 million.
The special post office St. Anton will, of course, use a special postmark fitted to the stamp.

Contact for further information:

Österreichische Post AG
Company Communication
Press service
Mr. Michael Homola
Tel.: +43 (1) 515 51 - 5217