Koreasat-1/2 type

Koreasat / Mugungwha series
satellites

Koreasat-1/2 type

This page contains philatelic information on the Koreasat / Mugungwha 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)
Koreasat / Mugungwha
(South Korea)
Koreasat / Mugungwha
(South Korea)
Koreasat / Mugungwha
(South Korea)


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

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
Koreasat / Mugungwha (South Korea)
AbkhaziaUnknown ms (Mi?)
Unknown ims
MS9 (a-i)
Imperforate MS9 (a-i)
1996(most likely) Koreasat-2 (rather than Koreasat-1) launch; see also Buriatia (Republic) Unknown label (1996)
AbkhaziaUnknown ms fdcMS9 and cachet (design same as MS9) on FDC
Buriatia (Republic)Unknown label (BL? label)Label1 from imperforate SS1 + 4 labels1996(most likely) Koreasat-2 (rather than Koreasat-1) launch; see also Abkhazia Unknown ms (1996)
ChadMi2586+2588+2590_ms3In (upper-right) margin of MS3 (Mi2586+2588+2590)2012"Koreasat-6"
ChadMi2587+2589+2591_ms3In (upper-right) margin of MS3 (a-c)"Koreasat-1" (in text, but Intelsat-15 depicted)
Guinea RepublicBL841A
BL841B
In (upper-left) margin of SS1
In (upper-left) margin of imperforate SS1
2003"Koreasat-3"
Guinea RepublicBL841A fdcSS1 on FDC
Korea (South)1867 (Mi1877)1996Koreasat-1/2 type


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

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
Koreasat / Mugungwha (South Korea)
1995-08-05: Koreasat-1
United States1995-08-05Cape Canaveral FL(Black printed) cachet on coverKoreasat-1 launch
1999-09-04: Koreasat-3
French Guiana1999-09-04Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverKoreasat-3 launch
2010-12-29: Koreasat-6 (and Hispasat-1E)
French Guiana2010-12-29Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverKoreasat-6 launch
2017-05-04: Koreasat-7 (and SGDC-1)
French Guiana2017-05-04Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. Safran Héraklès) cachet on coverKoreasat-7 launch
2014-02-06: Koreasat-8 / ABS-2 (and Athena-Fidus)
French Guiana2014-02-06Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverKoreasat-8 (ABS-2) launch


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