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This page contains philatelic information on the Geostationary SATellite (GSat) 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)
GSat (India) GSat (India) GSat (India)


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

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
GSat (India)
FranceNone1+label1On label with private post2012"GSat-10" launch (with launch date)
FranceNone2+label2On label (different) from private post (different)
FranceNone3+label3On label (different) from private post (different)
FranceNone4+label4On label (different) from private post (different)
St. Thomas and Prince Islands1963a (Mi3908)One of MS4 (1963 (a-d)) (Mi3908-3911)2009"EnduSat" (EduSat / GSat-3)
St. Thomas and Prince Islands2120 (BL692)
i2120
On stamp of SS1 (Mi4072)
On stamp of imperforate SS1
2009"GSat-3"
St. Thomas and Prince Islands2120 fdcSS1 on FDC
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)2013"GSat-7" / "Insat-4F" (and Eutelsat-25B / Es'hail-1)
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet (different) on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)2012"GSat-7" / Insat-4F (and "Eutelsat"-25B / Es'hail-1)


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

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
GSat (India)
2012-09-28: GSat-10 (and Astra-2F)
French Guiana2012-09-28Kourou(Historiaphil) cachet on coverGSat-10 launch
French Guiana2012-09-28Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverGSat-10 launch
2015-11-10: GSat-15 (and Arabsat-6B)
French Guiana2015-11-10Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SAFRAN) cachet on coverGSat-15 launch
French Guiana2015-11-10Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverGSat-15 launch
2017-06-28: GSat-17 (and HellasSat-3)
French Guiana2017-06-28Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverGSat-17 launch
2016-10-05: GSat-18 (and SkyMuster-2)
French Guiana2016-10-05Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverGSat-18 launch


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