China’s deep sea post office on Jiaolong has been opened

Deep sea post office opens at Qingdao, east China's Shandong province

China’s deep sea post office opens in east China’s Shandong province, Qingdao, on China’s manned deep-sea submersible Jiaolong that is going to have a 7000 meter test drive later this month. This post office is opened on June 3 and has a zip code of 266066. Its branch on the ground has been set up on Jinjialing Post Office in Qingdao.

A staff member showing the post card marking the opening the new post office

[hana-code-insert name=’StumbleUpon’ /][hana-code-insert name=’Reddit’ /]The world’s one of the first deep sea post office was opened in 1947 on the bottom of the ocean floor off Nassau Island in the Bahamas as reported by The Sydney Morning Herald on January 2, 1947.

Source: China Daily

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