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.

 

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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

USA Aerogrammes – 1984 Olympics.

USA Aerogrammes – 1984 Olympics.

USA issued a 30 cent  Aerogramme in 1983. It featured USA & World Map. A Special cancellation on Milcopex Station was provided on 02 Mar 1984 on this aerogramme to promote 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles Milcopex was held in Milwaukee.

US 84 OLYMPICS W MAP AERO MILCO
USA AEROGRAMMES 1983- CANCELLATION OLYMPIC GAMES 1984 & MILCOPEX.
US 84 OLYMPICS W MAP AERO BACK
USA AEROGRAMMES 1983- SATELLITE

Zambia – First Day Cover – World Meteorological Day 1970.

Zambia – First Day Cover – World Meteorological Day 1970.

Zambia issued a stamp on  23 Mar 1970 to commemorate World Meteorological Day. The stamp features Nimbus III Weather Satellite. A First Day Cover is listed.

ZAMBIA FDC 1983 WMO

Special Cover India 2007– 40 Years of Space Applications in India

Special Cover India 2007– 40 Years of Space Applications in India

A Special Cover was issued on 08 Oct 2007 at Ahmedabad during GUJPEX-2007 on the theme 40 Years of Space Applications in India. The Cover designs show Ahmedabad Earth Station,  Gujarat From Space and Water Shed development activity.

INDIA SPECIAL COVER SPACE 2007
INDIA SPECIAL COVER SPACE 2007

Stamps of Netherlands – 1973

Stamps of Netherlands – 1973

The Netherlands issued four stamps on various themes on 31 Jul 1973. The themes featured are

25c – 75th Anniversary Royal Dutch Hockey Association.

30c – World Championships in rhythmic gymnastics -Gymnast with streamer

35c -Satellite receiving station at Burum.

50c – 100th anniversary of World Meteorological organisation – Rainbow

FDC NETHERLANDS HOCKEY GYMNASTICS
FDC NETHERLANDS HOCKEY GYMNASTICS RAINBOW SATELLITE -1973

 

Europa stamps – Isle Of Man  -1988 -Transport & Communications

Europa stamps – Isle Of Man  -1988 -Transport & Communications

Isle of Man  issued a set of four stamps in Se-tenant pairs  on Europa theme on 14 Apr 1988 . The theme for 1988 was Transport and Communications. .

13p – Isle of Man -UK Optical Fibre Submarine Cable Link

22p – Isle of Man Earth Station & International Satellite Link

A FDC with the two se-tenant pairs is listed. The illustration on FDC features Optical Glass Fibres

FDC IOM EUROPA 88
FDC ISLE ON MAN – EUROPA 1988 -TRANSPORT & COMMUNICATIONS