CryoSat

CRYOgenic SATellite
(CryoSat) series


This page contains philatelic information on the CRYOgenic SATellite (CryoSat) series. 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)
CryoSat (ESA) CryoSat (ESA) CryoSat (ESA)


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

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
CRYOgenic SATellite (CryoSat) (ESA)
ChadUnknown (Mi?)2010"Cryosat"
ChadUnknown fdcStamp and cachet on FDC
ChadUnknown ss (BL?)
Unknown iss
In (lower-right) margin of SS1
In (lower-right) margin of imperforate SS1
ChadUnknown ss fdc
Unknown iss fdc
SS1 and cachet on FDC
Imperforate SS1 and cachet (different) on FDC
ChadUnknown ss (BL?)
Unknown iss
In (left) margin of SS1
In (left) margin of imperforate SS1
2013"Cryosat-2 - measuring ice thickness"
Ivory CoastBL116A
BL116B
In (upper-left) margin of SS1
In (upper-left) margin of imperforate SS1
2005"Cryosat"
Ivory CoastBL116A fdc
BL116B fdc
SS1 and cachet on FDC
Imperforate SS1 and cachet (different) on FDC
Ivory CoastUnknown ms (Mi?)In (lower-left) margin of MS4 (a-d)2012"Cryosat"
Ivory CoastUnknown ms proof
Unknown ims proof
In (lower-left) margin of proof MS4 (a-d)
In (lower-left) margin of imperforate proof MS4 (a-d)
Ivory CoastUnknown proof fdc
Unknown imp proof fdc
MS4 proof and cachet on FDC
Imperforate MS4 proof on FDC
MaliUnknown a (Mi?)
Unknown ia
One of MS4 (a-d)
One of imperforate MS4 (a-d)
2012"Cryosat"
MaliUnknown fdcOne of four stamps on FDC
MaliUnknown proofSigned-proof MS4
MaliUnknown fdcMS4 on FDC


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

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
CRYOgenic SATellite (CryoSat) (ESA)
2005-10-08: CryoSat-1 [failed]
Russia2005-10-08Korolev 1, Moscow Oblast(Lollini) cachet on coverCryoSat-1 launch [failed]
2010-04-08: CryoSat-2
Russia2010-04-09Korolev 9, Moscow Oblast(Lollini?) cachet on coverCryoSat-2 launch

1Scenic cancels contain drawings, as opposed to only characters and numbers.


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