Eutelsat-1

(Selected)
Eutelsat
series

Eutelsat-2
Eutelsat-1 / ECSEutelsat-2

This page contains (selected) philatelic information on the Eutelsat 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.

The Eutelsat-1 series was also known as the European Communications Satellite (ECS) series.

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)
Eutelsat
(ESA)
Eutelsat
(ESA)
Eutelsat
(ESA)
Eutelsat (on other than Eutelsat launch covers)


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

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
Eutelsat (ESA)
Burkina Faso1023a (BL149)In (upper-right) margin of SS1 (1023)1995"Eutelsat-2"
BurundiBL423A
BL423B
In (upper-right) margin of SS1
In (upper-right) margin of imperforate SS1
2014"Eutelsat-115-West-B" / SatMex-7
BurundiMi3476Stamp from ss1 (BL492), or one stamp of MS2 (BL491 (Mi3476-3477)), or one stamp of MS2 (BL490 (Mi3476-3477))2014"Eutelsat-W5A"
Central African Republic858a (BL422A)
i858a (BL422B)
In (upper) margin of SS1 (858)
In (upper) margin of imperforate SS1 (i858)
1987"ECS II" (Eutelsat-1-F2)
Central African Republic913b (BL458A)
i913b (BL458B)
In (upper) margin of SS1 (913)
In (upper) margin of imperforate SS1 (i913)
1989Eutelsat-1
Central African Republic944a (BL482A)
i944a (BL482B)
In (upper-left) margin of SS1 (944)
In (upper-left) margin of imperforate SS1 (i944)
1989"ECS-4" (Eutelsat-1-F4)
Chad804 (BL294A)
i804 (BL294B)
In (upper-left) margin of SS1
In (upper-left) margin of imperforate SS1
1998Eutelsat-2 (but "HotBird" in text)
Comoro Islands390 (Mi491)
i390

Imperforate
1978Eutelsat-1
Comoro Islands390a (BL188)
i390a
On stamp of SS1 (390)
On stamp of imperforate SS1 (i390)
Comoro Islands697 (Mi889A)
i697 (Mi889B)

Imperforate
1989"ECS-4" (Eutelsat-1-F4)
Comoro Islands697a (BL298A)
i697a (BL298B)
On stamp of SS1 (697)
On stamp of imperforate SS1 (i697)
Comoro Islands796Q (Mi?)697 overprinted1992"ECS-4" (Eutelsat-1-F4)
Comoro Islands804I (Mi?)697 overprinted1992"ECS-4" (Eutelsat-1-F4)
Faroe Islands173 (Mi155)1988Eutelsat-1
Faroe Islands173-174 fdcOne of two stamps and cancel on FDC
France1934 (Mi2450)1984Eutelsat-1
France1934 fdc1Stamp and cachet on FDC
France1934 fdc2Stamp on FDC
France2109 (Mi2667)
i2109
From MS50 (2109a (50x 2109))
Imperforate
1988Eutelsat-1
France2109 fdc1Stamp and (Éditions J.F.) cachet on FDC
France2109 fdc2Stamp and (CEF) cachet (design like stamp) on FDC
France2109 fdc3Stamp on FDC (Fleetwood cachet), also back
France2109 maxi1Maxicard
France2109 maxi2Stamp (only) on maxicard
France2254 cover (Mi2834 cover)(Pictorial) cancel on cover (not FDC, PJ cachet)1991Eutelsat-2
FranceNone(Aérospatiale) cachet on cover1990Eutelsat-2 (at left in cachet)
FranceNoneMeter, also annotated2001Atlantic Bird-2 (became Eutelsat-8-West-A in 2012 and Eutelsat-12-West-B in 2015)
FranceNone1+label1On label with (Historiaphil) private post stamp2012Eutelsat-21 launch (with launch date)
FranceNone2+label2On label (different) with (Historiaphil) private post stamp (different)
FranceNone3+label3On label (different) with (Historiaphil) private post stamp (different)
FranceNone4+label4On label (different) with (Historiaphil) private post stamp (different)
FranceNone(Lettre-verte) personalized postage, from booklet of 10 with booklet pane of 102018Eutelsat-9B (with EDRS-A1 payload)
French GuianaNoneCachet on cover1984"ECS" (Eutelsat-1)
Germany (West)1467 fdc (Mi1290 fdc)(Hermann E. Sieger, GmbH) insert from FDC, also front1986"Eutelsat" (in text only)
Guinea Republic949 (Mi1062A)
i949 (Mi1062B)

Imperforate
1985Eutelsat-1
Guinea Republic949a (BL172A)
i949a (BL172B)
On stamp of SS1 (949)
On stamp of imperforate SS1 (i949)
Guinea Republic1057a (BL284A)
i1057a (BL284B)
In (upper-right) margin of SS1 (1057)
In (upper-right) margin of imperforate SS1 (i1057)
1987Eutelsat-1
Guinea Republic1103a (BL321A)
i1103a (BL321B)
In (upper-left) margin of SS1 (1103)
In (upper-left) margin of imperforate SS1 (i1103)
1988"ECS-4" (Eutelsat-1-F4)
Guinea Republic1251 (BL466A)
i1251 (BL466B)
In (upper) margin of SS1
In (upper) margin of imperforate SS1
1993"ECSC-2" (in text, but Olympus depicted)
Guinea Republic1267E (BL490)
i1267E
In (upper) margin of SS1, 1251 overprinted in gold
In (upper) margin of imperforate SS1, i1251 overprinted in gold
1994"ECSC-2" (in text, but Olympus depicted)
Guinea RepublicBL880A
BL880B
In (upper-left) margin of SS1 (Mi4176A)
In (upper-left) margin of imperforate SS1 (Mi4176B)
2005Eutelsat-2
Guinea RepublicBL884B-885B fdcCachet on FDC2005eBird1-1 / Eurobird-3 / Eutelsat-33A/31A (at right in cachet)
Libya1307 (BL106)
i1307
On stamp of SS1
On stamp of imperforate SS1
1986Eutelsat-1
Libya1491 (BL131)
i1491
In (upper-center) margin of SS1
In (upper-center) margin of imperforate SS1
1994Eutelsat-2
Libya1587 (BL146)In (upper-center) margin of SS11997Eutelsat-2
Luxembourg694 (Mi1079)1983"ECS" (Eutelsat-1)
Malagasy Republic1336a (BL_A272A)
i1336a (BL_A272B)
In (upper-right) margin of SS1 (1336)
In (upper-right) margin of imperforate SS1 (i1336)
1997Eutelsat-2 (not "HotBird", as in text)
Malagasy Republic1337a (BL_B272A)
i1337a (BL_B272B)
In (upper-right) margin of SS1 (1337)
In (upper-right) margin of imperforate SS1 (i1337)
"Eutelsat-2-F3" (in text, but Astra-1B or Intelsat-K depicted)
Malagasy Republic1415ij fdc (Mi none fdc)(?) cachet of FDC1999Eutelsat-115-West-A / SatMex-5
Mali475 (Mi964)
i475

Imperforate
1983Eutelsat-1
MaliBL_VIA
BL_VIB
In (upper-right) margin of SS1
In (upper-right) margin of imperforate SS1
1996Eutelsat-2
Mali1074 (Mi2477-2480)
i1074
In (upper-right) margin of MS4 (1074 (a-d))
In (upper-right) margin of imperforate MS4 (i1074 (a-d))
2000Eutelsat-115-West-A / SatMex-5
MaliUnknown ms (Mi?)In (lower-left) margin of MS3 (a-c)2013"SESAT" (Eutelsat-16C)
Mexico2348 (Mi3051)2004(probable) Eutelsat-113-West-A / SatMex-6
Mexico2535 (Mi3313)2006(probable) Eutelsat-113-West-A / SatMex-6
Mexico3022 (Mi4006)2016Eutelsat-115-West-B / SatMex-7
Mexico3022 fdcStamp and cancel and cachet on FDC
Monaco1495 (Mi1722)1985"Eutelsat"-1
Monaco1495 maxiMaxicard
Monaco1495 fdc1Stamp and (PJ) cachet on FDC
Monaco1495 fdc2Stamp and (CEF) cachet on FDC
Monaco1623 (Mi1859)
i1623

Imperforate
1988Eutelsat-1
Monaco1623 fdc1Stamp on FDC (Éditions J.F. cachet)
Monaco1623 fdc2Stamp and (CEF) cachet (same design as stamp) on FDC
Monaco1623 maxiMaxicard
Monaco1624a
i1624a
MS10 (5x (1623-1624))
Imperforate MS10 (5x (i1623-i1624))
Monaco1624a fdcMS10 and (La Poste Monaco) cachet on FDC
Monaco1760 (Mi2009)
i1760
From MS10 (1761a (5x (1760-1761))) (BL50)
Imperforate
1991"Eutelsat"-2
Monaco1760 maxiMaxicard
Monaco1761a fdcMS10 on FDC (La Poste Monaco cachet)
Monaco1761a scMS10 souvenir card
Monaco1760-1761 ds
i1760-i1761 ds
One of two stamps in deluxe sheet (1760-1761)
One of two stamps in imperforate deluxe sheet (i1760-i1761)
Netherlands650 (Mi1232)1983"ECS-1" (Eutelsat-1)
Netherlands651 (Mi1233)
Netherlands650-651 fdc1Two stamps and cancel on FDC (NVPH cachet)
Netherlands650-651 fdc2Two stamps on FDC (NVPH cachet)
Niger932 (BL94A)
i932 (BL94B)
In (upper-right) margin of SS1
In (upper-right) margin of imperforate SS1
1996Eutelsat-2 (not "Express-1", as in text)
Portugal1859 (Mi1862)1991"Eutelsat-2"
Portugal1860 (BL78)MS4 (2x (1859+1860a)) (Mi1862-1864)
Portugal1859 fdcStamp on FDC
Portugal1859 maxiMaxicard
Portugal1860 fdcMS4 on FDC
Romania3510b (Mi4436)One of MS4 (3510 (a-d)) (BL239, Mi4435-4438)1977"ECS" (Eutelsat-1, but OTS depicted)
Romania3650 (Mi4653)1991Eutelsat-1
Romania3650 cover (Mi4653 cover)Stamp on cover1991Eutelsat-1
Romania4185 (Mi5280)3650 overprinted in red1997Eutelsat-1
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)2013"Eutelsat-25B" / "Es'hail-1" (and GSat-7 / Insat-4F)
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet (different) on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)"Eutelsat"-25B / "Es'hail-1" (and "GSat-7" / Insat-4F)
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet (different) on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)Eutelsat-25B / Es'hail-1 (and "GSat-7" / "Insat-4F")
SwitzerlandP-unknown1000 Swiss franc (banknote), also back2019Eutelsat-W3A / Eutelsat-7A
Yugoslavia2096 (Mi2476)1991Eutelsat-2
Yugoslavia2096-2097 fdcOne of two stamps and cachet on FDC

1EDRS is a data relay payload for the European Data Relay Satellite System (equivalent to TDRS).


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

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
(Selected) Eutelsat (ESA)
1983-06-16: Eutelsat-1-F1 / ECS-1 (and OSCAR-10)
Ascension1983-06-16Ascension(ESA) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F1 launch
French Guiana1983-06-16Kourou(Europa FDC Service) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F1 launch
French Guiana1983-06-16Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F1 launch
Kenya1983-06-16Malindi(Space Voyage) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F1 launch
1984-08-04: Eutelsat-1-F2 / ECS-2 (and Telecom-1A)
France
France
Ascension
French Guiana
1984-05-28
1984-06-29
1984-08-04?
1984-08-04
Les Mureaux, Yvelines
Évreux Air
Ascension
Kourou
(C.E. SEP and Aérospatiale) cachet on coverUnknown event
Unknown event
Eutelsat-1-F2 launch?
Eutelsat-1-F2 launch
France1984-08-04Paris(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F2 launch
French Guiana1984-08-04Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F2 launch
French Guiana1984-08-04Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F2 launch
French Guiana1984-08-04Kourou(Lollini) cachet (different) on coverEutelsat-1-F2 launch
French Guiana1984-08-04Kourou(Lollini) cachet (different) on coverEutelsat-1-F2 launch
French Guiana1984-08-04Kourou(MBB-ERNO) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F2 launch
1985-09-12: Eutelsat-1-F3 / ECS-3 (and Spacenet-3) [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(Printed) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(Printed and blue rubber-stamp) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(Black rubber-stamp) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(Black and red rubber-stamp) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(Kourou Philatélie Spatiale?) cachet on postcardEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(Association Philatélique du CNES) cachet on cover, also backEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(CPK) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(CPK) cachet (different) on coverEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
French Guiana1985-09-12Kourou(CPK) cachet (different) on coverEutelsat-1-F3 launch [failed]
1987-09-15: Eutelsat-1-F4 / ECS-4 (and Aussat-A3)
French Guiana1987-09-15Kourou(ESA silk/Space Voyage red) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F4 launch [silk portion of cachet also found on this Muses-C cover]
French Guiana1987-09-15Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F4 launch
1988-07-21: Eutelsat-1-F5 / ECS-5 (and Insat-1C)
French Guiana1988-07-21Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F5 launch
French Guiana1988-07-21Kourou(Lollini) cachet (different) on coverEutelsat-1-F5 launch
French Guiana1988-07-21Kourou(Aérospatiale Philatélie) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F5 launch
French Guiana1988-07-21Kourou(ESTEC Philatelic Club) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F5 launch
French Guiana1988-07-21Kourou(CPK) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F5 launch; (also "ECS-3" in text)
French Guiana1988-07-21Kourou(Kourou Philatélie Spatiale?) cachet on cardEutelsat-1-F5 launch
French Guiana1988-07-21Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on cardEutelsat-1-F5 launch
France1988-07-22Paris(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F5 launch
Netherlands1988-07-22NoordwijkMeter and (ESTEC Philatelic Club) cachet on coverEutelsat-1-F5 launch
1990-08-30: Eutelsat-2-F1 (and Skynet-4C)
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(Green and black rubber-stamp) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch (Meteosat depicted)
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(Printed) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(CPK printed and rubber-stamp) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(CPK rubber-stamp) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(CPK rubber-stamp) cachet (different) on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(CPK printed) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(CPK printed) cachet (different) on launch cardEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(CPK printed and rubber-stamp) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(Conseil de l'Europe) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(MBB/ERNO) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(Aérospatiale) cachet on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(Association Philatélique du CNES)1 cachet on launch cover, also backEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(Association Philatélique du CNES)1 cachet (different) on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
French Guiana1990-08-30Kourou(Association Philatélique du CNES)1 cachet (different) on launch coverEutelsat-2-F1 launch
1991-01-15: Eutelsat-2-F2 (and Italsat-1)
French Guiana1991-01-15Kourou(CPK) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F2 launch
French Guiana1991-01-15Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F2 launch
French Guiana1991-01-15Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F2 launch
French Guiana1991-01-15Kourou(Lollini multi-color) cachet on cover (black cancel)Eutelsat-2-F2 launch
French Guiana1991-01-15Kourou(Lollini multi-color and green rubber-stamp) cachet (and signature) on cover (red cancel)Eutelsat-2-F2 launch
France1991-01-16Paris(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F2 launch
France1991-01-16Nice(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F2 launch
Gabon1991-01-15Libreville(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F2 launch
1991-12-07: Eutelsat-2-F3
United States1991-12-07Cape Canaveral FL(Black printed) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F3 launch
1992-07-09: Eutelsat-2-F4 (and Insat-2A)
French Guiana1992-07-09Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F4 launch
French Guiana1992-07-09Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F4 launch
French Guiana1992-07-09Kourou(Lollini) cachet (different) on coverEutelsat-2-F4 launch
French Guiana1992-07-09Kourou(Kourou Philatélie Spatiale) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F4 launch
1994-01-24: Eutelsat-2-F5 (and Turksat-1A)
French Guiana1994-01-24Kourou(Kourou Philatélie Spatiale) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F5 launch
French Guiana1994-01-24Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F5 launch
French Guiana1994-01-24Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverEutelsat-2-F5 launch
1998-10-05: Eutelsat-W2 (and Sirius-3)
French Guiana1998-10-05Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverEutelsat-W2 launch
2000-09-06: Eutelsat-W1
French Guiana2000-09-06Kourou(C.E. SNECMA Section Philatélie) cachet on coverEutelsat-W1 launch
2002-08-28: Eutelsat-12-West-A / Atlantic Bird-1 (and MSG-1)
French Guiana2002-08-28Kourou(ESA) cachet on cover, also insertEutelsat-12-West-A (Atlantic Bird-1) launch
French Guiana2002-08-28Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverEutelsat-12-West-A (Atlantic Bird-1) launch
2001-10-25: Eutelsat-12-West-B / Atlantic Bird-2
French Guiana2001-10-25Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SNECMA) cachet on coverEutelsat-12-West-B (Atlantic Bird-2) launch
2003-09-27: Eutelsat-33A/31A / eBird-1 (and Insat-3E and SMART-1)
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Lollini) cachet on cover (black cancel)Eutelsat-33A/31A (eBird-1) launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Lollini) cachet (same) on cover (red cancel)Eutelsat-33A/31A (eBird-1) launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverEutelsat-33A/31A (eBird-1) launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Arianespace) cachet on coverEutelsat-33A/31A (eBird-1) launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-33A/31A (eBird-1) launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Lollini printed and rubber-stamp) cachet on coverEutelsat-33A/31A (eBird-1) launch
France2003-09-28Paris(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-33A/31A (eBird-1) launch
France2003-09-28Nice(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-33A/31A (eBird-1) launch
Gabon2003-09-28Libreville(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-33A/31A (eBird-1) launch
2008-12-20: Eutelsat-W2M (and HotBird-9)
French Guiana2008-12-20Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverEutelsat-W2M launch
2010-10-28: Eutelsat-W3B [partial failure] (and BSat-3b)
French Guiana2010-10-28Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverEutelsat-W3B launch [partial failure]
2012-11-10: Eutelsat-21B (and StarOne-C3)
French Guiana2012-11-10Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverEutelsat-21B launch
French Guiana2012-11-10Kourou(Historiaphil) cachet on coverEutelsat-21B launch
2013-08-29: Eutelsat-25B (and GSat-7)
French Guiana2013-08-29Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverEutelsat-25B launch
2015-03-02: Eutelsat-115-West-B (and ABS-3A)
United States2015-03-01Cape Canaveral FL(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-115-West-B launch ("Eutelsat-116-West-B" in text)
2015-08-20: Eutelsat-8-West-B (and Hispasat-55W-2 / Intelsat-34)
French Guiana2015-08-20Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. Safran Héraklès) cachet on coverEutelsat-8-West-B launch
2016-03-09: Eutelsat-65-West-A
French Guiana2016-03-09Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. Safran Héraklès) cachet on coverEutelsat-65-West-A launch
2016-06-15: Eutelsat-117-West-B (and ABS-2A)
United States2016-06-15Cape Canaveral FL(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-117-West-B launch
2017-06-01: Eutelsat-172B (and ViaSat-2)
french Guiana2017-06-01Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. Safran Héraklès) cachet on coverEutelsat-172B launch
2019-06-20: Eutelsat-7C (and AT&T-T-16)
french Guiana2019-06-20Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverEutelsat-7C launch
french Guiana2019-06-20Kourou(Lollini) cachet (different) on coverEutelsat-7C launch
Eutelsat (on other than Eutelsat launch covers)
French Guiana1989-04-01Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on Tele-X launch cover"E.C.S.-1", "E.C.S.-2", "E.C.S.-3", "E.C.S.-4". and "E.C.S.-5"
French Guiana1995-09-23Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on Telstar-4 launch cover"Eutelsat"-2
French Guiana2001-07-12Kourou(Ruimtevaart Filatelie Club Nederland) insert from BSat-2b and ARTEMIS launch cover, also front"Eutelsat"
Australia2003-05-09Uchinoura, Kagoshima(Silk) cachet on Muses-C launch coverEutelsat-1-F4 (and Aussat-A/Optus-A)

1From a packet of three covers for the Ariane V38 launch, also back.


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