Airai


STATUS: Island state, under the jurisdiction of the Republic of Palau.

PRONOUNCED: eye RYE

CAPITAL: Koror

WORLD LOCATION: Western Pacific

FIRST LICENSE PLATES IN USE: 1970's

MOTOR VEHICLES CURRENTLY REGISTERED:  Approx. 600

SLOGANS USED: "Home of the Medechii Belau"

GRAPHICS USED:  Current plates have a shell of some sort pictured to the left of a simple serial number.

PLATES ARE: Officially issued, in orange on blue, with validating date stickers.

Motorcycles have smaller, similar plates, with the shell graphic, but no slogan. (see below)

SINGLE PLATES OR PAIRS: Unknown

OVAL: PW ISO:  PLW

CARS DRIVE ON: Right


Airai motorcycle, approx. 3" x 5" - from the Pat McMahon collection. (North Carolina)


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