Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope
This page contains philatelic information on the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope (FGST) 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.
The FGST is also known as the Gamma-ray Large Area Space Telescope (GLAST).
The FGST was named in honor of Nobel Prize winning physicist Enrico Fermi (1901 - 1954).
(including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers)
|Other postal items
(stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.)
|Fermi / FGST||Fermi / FGST||Fermi / FGST|
Below is a list of Fermi / FGST satellite postal items (stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.).
|Country||Catalog Number||Type of Item||Year of Issue||Notes on Content|
|Fermi / FGST|
|From MS6 (Mi5873A-5878A)|
From imperforate MS6 (Mi5873B-5878B)
|2008||"Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope" (FGST)|
|Guinea Republic||Mi5873A-5878A_ms6 fdc||MS6 on FDC|
|On stamp of SS1|
On stamp of imperforate SS1
|Guinea Republic||BL1585A misperf||Mis-perforated|
|Guinea Republic||BL1585A fdc|
|SS1 and cachet on FDC|
Imperforate SS1 and cachet on FDC
|Madagascar (Malagasy Republic)||Unknown ss (BL?)||SS1||2018||"Fermi Gamma-ray tÚlescope spatial"|
|Mali||Unknown ms (Mi?)||In (upper-right) margin of MS2 (a-b) [known illegal issue]||2010||"Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope" (FGST)|
Below is a list of Fermi / FGST satellite launch covers (including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers).
|Country||Cancel Date||Cancel Location||Type of Item||Notes on Content|
|2008-06-11: Fermi / FGST|
|United States||2008-06-11||Cape Canaveral FL||(Mission 57) cachet on cover, also back||FGST launch|
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