HYLAS-1

HIghLy Adaptable Satellite
(HYLAS) series

HYLAS-2
HYLAS-1HYLAS-2

This page contains philatelic information on HIghLy Adaptable Satellite (HYLAS) 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)
HYLAS
(UK/Europe)
HYLAS
(UK/Europe)
HYLAS
(UK/Europe)


Below is a list of HIghLy Adaptable Satellite (HYLAS) series postal items (stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.).

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
HIghLy Adaptable Satellite (HYLAS) (UK/Europe)
BurundiBL426A
BL426B
In (upper-right) margin of SS1
In (upper-right) margin of imperforate SS1
2014"HYLAS-1"
ChadMi2592+2594+2596_ms3In (upper-left) margin of MS3 (Mi2592+2594+2596)2012"HYLAS-2"
FranceNone1+label1On label with (Historiaphil) private post stamp2012HYLAS-2 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)
Malagasy RepublicUnknown ssIn (upper-right) margin of SS12010"HYLAS-1" (seen from the back rather than the usual front view)
Malagasy RepublicUnknown ssIn (upper-right) margin of SS1 (different)"HYLAS"-1 (launched by "Ariane")


Below is a list of HIghLy Adaptable Satellite (HYLAS) seroes launch covers (including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers).

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
HIghLy Adaptable Satellite (HYLAS) (UK/Europe)
2010-11-26: HYLAS-1 (and Intelsat-17)
French Guiana2010-11-26Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverHYLAS-1 launch
2012-08-02: HYLAS-2 (and Intelsat-20)
French Guiana2012-08-02Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverHYLAS-2 launch
French Guiana2012-08-02Kourou(Historiaphil) cachet on coverHYLAS-2 launch


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