Intasat

Instituto Nacional de Tecnica Aerospacial (INTA) SATellite
(Intasat)


This page contains philatelic information on the Instituto Nacional de Tecnica Aerospacial (INTA) SATellite (Intasat). 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)
Intasat (Spain) Intasat (Spain) Intasat (Spain)


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

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
Intasat (Spain)
Equatorial GuineaMi588
MiA588

Imperforate on lavender paper
1975"Intasat" (in text, but Vanguard-2 depicted)
Paraguay1975 (BL356)SS11980"Intasat" (in text, but ESA-GEOS depicted)
Paraguay1975 muestraSS1, overprinted "muestra"
SpainNoneCancel1965
SpainNone(Printed) cachet on cover1984"Intasat" (in text only)
Spain2648-2649 fdc (Mi2990-2991 fdc)Cancel on FDC1991


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

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
1974-11-15: Intasat (and NOAA-4 and OSCAR-7)
Germany (West)1974-11-15Bonn(Purple rubber-stamp) cachet on coverIntasat launch (NOAA-4 depicted)
Malagasy Republic (Madagascar)1974-11-15Tananarive(Black rubber-stamp) cachet (and signature) on coverIntasat launch
Malagasy Republic (Madagascar)1974-11-15Tananarive(Black rubber-stamp and signature and extra hand-written) cachet on coverIntasat launch
United States1974-11-15Vandenberg AFB, CA(Space Voyage) cachet on coverIntasat launch
United States1974-11-15Vandenberg AFB, CA(Centennial) cachet on coverIntasat launch
United States1974-11-15Lompoc CA, Vandenberg AFB(Polar Covers) cachet on coverIntasat launch
United States1974-11-15Lompoc CA(Amsat) cachet on coverIntasat launch (OSCAR-7 depicted)
United States1974-11-15Lompoc CA(Amsat) cachet (and signatures) on coverIntasat launch (OSCAR-7 depicted)
United States1974-11-15Fairbanks AK(Hand-written) cachet on coverIntasat launch
United States1974-11-15Greenbelt MD(GSFC Stamp Club) cachet on coverIntasat launch
United States1974-11-15Greenbelt MD(GSFC Stamp Club) cachet (and signature) on coverIntasat launch
United States1974-11-15Greenbelt MD(GSFC Stamp Club) cachet (different) on coverIntasat launch
United States1974-11-15Vandenberg AFB, CA(KSC/WLOD black rubber-stamp) cachet on coverIntasat launch
United States1974-11-15Vandenberg AFB, CA(Vandy?/DuBeau? blue rubber-stamp) cachet (based on an original SpaceCraft/Swanson design) on coverIntasat launch


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