Stamps on First French Satellite -France 1965.

Stamps on First French Satellite -France 1965.

France issued a set of two stamps on Launch of First French Satellite A1 on 30 Nov 1965. Triptychs consisting of two stamps and a vignette was issued  which is listed

0.30 F- Diamant Rocket launching the Satellite     0.60 F – A 1 Satellite in orbit.

FRANCE SATELLITE
FRANCE 1965 -FIRST SATELLITE OF FRANCE.
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Postcards of China on the Lunar New Year  –Year of Ox  – China 2009

Postcards of China on the Lunar New Year  –Year of Ox  – China 2009

China Post issued 80 renminbi Postcard in 2009 on Year of Ox. A Postcard is listed with stamp design featuring Year of Ox. The reverse of Postcard features the Shenzhou-7 mission. It was the third human spaceflight mission of China launched on 25 Sep 2008. These postcards are also known as Lottery Cards.

CHINA PC 2009 OX
CHINA POSTCARDS 2009 – YEAR OF OX
CHINA PC 2009 OX 1
CHINA POSTCARD 2009- SHENZHOU-7 MISSION

Stamps on World Telecommunication Day – Suriname 1971.

Stamps on World Telecommunication Day – Suriname 1971.

Suriname issued a set of three stamps on 17 May 1971 to commemorate World Telecommunication Day. A FDC is listed.

15c- Morse Key      20c -Telephone        25c- Lunar Landing Module & Telescope

 

SURINAM COMMUNICATIONS
SURINAME 1971 -WORLD COMMUNICATIONS DAY

Centenary of Telephone – Poland 1976.

Centenary of Telephone – Poland 1976.

A stamp issued by Poland on 10 Mr 1976 to commemorate Centenary of Telephone. A FDC is listed.

FDC TELEPHONE
POLAND FDC 1976-TELEPHONE

Years of Halley’s Comet – Stamps of Suriname 1986.

Years of Halley’s Comet – Stamps of Suriname 1986.

Halley’s Comet is a short period comet visible every 75-76 years. It last appeared in 1986 and the next appearance is likely on 28 July 2061. It was discovered in 1758 by Edmond Halley and hence the name Halley’s Comet.

Suriname issued two stamps on 05 Mar 1986

50c- Bayeux Tapestry                            110c- Halley’s Comet

SURINAME HALLEY'S COMET
SURINAME 1986-HALLEY’S COMET

Satellites on Stamps – Dubai 1971.

Satellites on Stamps – Dubai 1971.

Congress for Communications via Satellites was held in Paris in 1971. Dubai issued a set of stamps. The stamps featured

60 Dirhams – Map of transmitting and receiving stations, Satellites

1 Riyal- Rocket, Ground Stations and “INTELSAT 4 ” satellites.

5 Riyal – Eiffel  Tower and Goonhilly satellite earth station in Cornwall England

DUBAI SATELLITE
DUBAI 1971 – CONGRESS FOR COMMUNICATION VIA SATELLITES.

 

Stamps on Sumbandila Satellite -South Africa 2011.

Stamps on Sumbandila Satellite -South Africa 2011.

A Stamp on Sumbandila Satellite issued by South Africa on 01 Apr 2011. It is No value indicator  stamp and issued initially at 2.50 Rand

SA SATTELITE
SOUTH AFRICA 2011 -SUMBANDILA SATELLITE