COROT

COnvection ROtation and planetary Transits
(COROT) satellite

COROT patch
COROTCOROT patch

This page contains philatelic information on the COnvection ROtation and planetary Transits (COROT) satellite. 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)
COROT (France) COROT (France) COROT (France)


Below is a list of COROT satellitepostal items (stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.).

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
COnvection ROtation and planetary Transits (COROT) (France)
BeninUnknown a (Mi?)One of MS4 (a-d)2013"COROT"
ChadUnknown d (Mi?)One of MS4 (a-d)2012"COROT"
ChadUnknown a (Mi?)One of MS4 (a-d)2013"COROT"
Congo RepublicUnknown (Mi?)2009"COROT"
France3358 fdc (Mi4323 fdc)Cancel on FDC2007"COROT"
France3358 maxi (Mi4323 maxi)Cancel on maxicard
France3658 (BL106)In (upper) margin of MS2 (3658 (a-b))2009
Guinea Republic2228a fdc (BL815 fdc)Cachet on FDC2003
Guinea Republic2242 (BL821A)
i2242 (BL821B)
On stamp of SS1
On stamp of imperforate SS1
2003"COROT"
Guinea Republic2242 fdcSS1 on FDC
Guinea RepublicBL991A
BL991B
In (upper-left) margin of SS1
In (upper-left) margin of imperforate SS1
2006
Guinea RepublicBL991A fdc
BL991B fdc
SS1 and cachet on FDC
Imperforate SS1 and cachet on FDC
Guinea RepublicBL1112In (upper) margin of SS12006
Guinea RepublicBL1117A-1118A fdcCachet on FDC2006
Guinea RepublicMi5838A
Mi5838B
One of MS6 (Mi5838A-5843A)
One of imperforate MS6 (Mi5838B-5843B)
2008
Guinea RepublicMi5838A-5843A_ms6 fdcMS6 on FDC
Guinea RepublicBL1580In (lower-left) margin of SS1
Guinea-BissauMi35702007
Guinea-BissauMi3570 dsDeluxe sheet (Mi3570)
Guinea-BissauMi3570-3573_ms4On one of MS4 (Mi3570-3573 + 2 labels)
Malagasy RepublicUnknown d (Mi?)
Unknown id
One of MS4 (a-d)
One of imperforate MS4 (a-d)
2011"COROT"
Malagasy RepublicUnknown d proofOne of MS4 proof (a-d)
Malagasy RepublicUnknown proofSigned-proof MS4 (a-d)
Malagasy RepublicUnknown fdc
Unknown ifdc
MS4 on FDC
Imperforate MS4 on FDC
MalawiUnknown d (Mi?)One of MS4 (a-d)2012"COROT"
RwandaUnknown b (Mi?)One of MS4 (a-d)2012"COROT"
St. Thomas and Prince IslandsUnknown ss (BL?)On stamp of SS12005
St. Thomas and Prince IslandsUnknown iss fdcImperforate SS1 on FDC
Tunisia1435 (Mi1687)2008
Tunisia1435 dsDeluxe sheet (1435)
Tunisia1435 fdcStamp on FDC
Tunisia1435 folderFDC folder, also inside, also back


Below is a list of COROT satellite launch covers (including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers).

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
2006-12-27: COROT (France)
Russia2006-12-27Korolev 9, Moscow Oblast(Printed) cachet on coverCOROT launch
Russia2006-12-27Baikonur(Printed) cachet (different) on coverCOROT launch
Russia2006-12-27Baikonur Field PO(Printed) cachet (different) on coverCOROT launch


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