FGST

Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope
(FGST) satellite

FGST patch
satellitepatch

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).

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)
Fermi / FGST Fermi / FGST Fermi / FGST


Below is a list of Fermi / FGST satellite postal items (stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.).

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
Fermi / FGST
Guinea RepublicMi5874A
Mi5874B
From MS6 (Mi5873A-5878A)
From imperforate MS6 (Mi5873B-5878B)
2008"Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope" (FGST)
Guinea RepublicMi5876A
Mi5876B
Guinea RepublicMi5873A-5878A_ms6 fdcMS6 on FDC
Guinea RepublicBL1585A
BL1585B
On stamp of SS1
On stamp of imperforate SS1
Guinea RepublicBL1585A misperfMis-perforated
Guinea RepublicBL1585A fdc
BL1585B fdc
SS1 and cachet on FDC
Imperforate SS1 and cachet on FDC
MaliUnknown ms (Mi?)In (upper-right) margin of MS2 (a-b)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).

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
2008-06-11: Fermi / FGST
United States2008-06-11Cape Canaveral FL(Mission 57) cachet on cover, also backFGST launch


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