AMC-4

(Selected)
GE / AMC series
satellites


This page contains philatelic information on GE (General Electric) / AMC (AMeriCom) series satellites. Catalog numbers, years of issue, and notes on the satellites featured are given when available. If readers know of additional information or images, please contact the authors using the e-mail addresses at the bottom of this page.

Launch information
(found elsewhere)
Launch covers
(including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers)
(farther below)
Other postal items
(stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.)
(immediately below)
(Selected) GE / AMC (Selected) GE / AMC GE / AMC
AMC (on other than AMC launch covers)


Below is a list of GE / AMC-series satellite postal items (stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.).

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
GE / AMC
Guinea RepublicUnknown ss (BL?)In (upper-right) margin of SS12007"AMC-4"


Below is a list of GE / AMC-series satellite launch covers (including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers).

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
(Selected) GE / AMC
1997-01-30: GE-2 / AMC-2 (and Nahuel-1A)
French Guiana1997-01-30Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverGE-2 / AMC-2 launch
1999-11-13: GE-4 / AMC-4
French Guiana1999-11-13Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverGE-4 / AMC-4 launch
1998-10-28: GE-5 / AMC-5 (and AfriStar)
French Guiana1998-10-28Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverGE-5 / AMC-5 launch
2000-09-14: GE-7 / AMC-7 (and Astra-2B)
French Guiana2000-09-14Kourou(C.E. SNECMA Section Philatélie) cachet on coverGE-7 / AMC-7 launch
2000-12-20: GE-8 / AMC-8 (and Astra-2D and LDREX-1)
French Guiana2000-12-19Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SNECMA) cachet on coverGE-8 / AMC-8 launch
2006-12-08: AMC-18 (and WildBlue-1)
French Guiana2006-12-08Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverAMC-18 launch
French Guiana2006-12-08Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverAMC-18 launch
2008-08-14: AMC-21 (and Superbird-7)
French Guiana2008-08-14Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverAMC-21 launch
AMC (on other than AMC launch covers)
United States2017-10-11Kennedy Space Center FL(Mission 57) back of SES-11 launch cover, also front"AMC-15", "AMC-18"


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