Postal Service through the years

POSTED: 08:05 AM PST Feb 06, 2013    UPDATED: 09:35 AM PDT May 01, 2013 

Here is a collection of landmark moments in U.S. Postal Service history.

Postal Dates - Missile Mail
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1959: The Postal Service experimented with "missile mail," teaming up with the U.S. Navy sub The U.S.S. Barbero to fire missiles containing postal containers instead of ordinance. The cost and numerous failures doomed the program to failure.


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