SMART-1

Small Missions for Advanced Research in Technology
(SMART) satellite

SMART patch
satellitepatch

This page contains philatelic information on the Small Missions for Advanced Research in Technology (SMART) 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.

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)
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Below is a list of Small Missions for Advanced Research in Technology (SMART) satellite postal items (stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.).

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
Small Missions for Advanced Research in Technology (SMART) (ESA)
DjiboutiUnknown ms (Mi?)On one stamp and one label of MS2 (a-b + 2 labels)2014"SMART-1"
DjiboutiUnknown fdcMS2 on FDC
GermanyNoneCancel2005"SMART-1"
Guinea RepublicBL884B-885B fdcCachet on FDC2005SMART (left-hand satellite)
Guinea RepublicMi4252A
Mi4252B

Imperforate
2006"SMART-1"
Guinea RepublicMi4252A_ms4
Mi4252B_ms4
MS4 (4x Mi4252A)
Imperforate MS4 (4x Mi4252B)
Guinea RepublicMi4252B_ms4 fdcMS4 on FDC
Guinea RepublicBL967A
BL967B
SS1 (Mi4252A)
Imperforate SS1 (Mi4252B)
Guinea RepublicBL967A fdcSS1 and cachet on FDC
Guinea RepublicBL968A
BL968B
One of MS2 (Mi4251A-4252A)
One of imperforate MS2 (Mi4251B-4252B)
Guinea RepublicBL968A fdcMS2 on FDC
Guinea RepublicMi4522AOne of MS4 (Mi4521A-4524A)2006"SMART-1"
Guinea RepublicMi4521A-4524A_ms4 fdcMS4 on FDC
Guinea RepublicMi4522A_ss1
Mi4522B_ss1
SS1 (like Mi4522A)
Imperforate SS1 (like Mi4522B)
Guinea RepublicBL1108A
BL1108B
On stamp of SS1 (Mi4522A)
On stamp of imperforate SS1 (Mi4522B)
Guinea RepublicBL1108B fdcImperforate SS1 and cachet on FDC
Guinea RepublicMi6517A
Mi6517B
One stamp and in (lower-right) margin of MS6 (Mi6512A-6517A)
Imperforate
2009"SMART-1"
Guinea RepublicMi7632A
Mi7632B
One of MS6 (Mi7627A-7632A)
One of imperforate MS6 (Mi7627B-7632B)
2010"SMART-1"
Guinea RepublicMi7627A-7632A_fdcMS6 on FDC


Below is a list of Small Missions for Advanced Research in Technology (SMART) satellite launch covers (including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers).

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
Small Missions for Advanced Research in Technology (SMART) (ESA)
2003-09-27: SMART-1 (and Insat-3E and eBird-1)
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Lollini) cachet on cover (black cancel)SMART-1 launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Lollini) cachet (same) on cover (red cancel)SMART-1 launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverSMART-1 launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Arianespace) cachet on coverSMART-1 launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverSMART-1 launch
French Guiana2003-09-27Kourou(Lollini printed and rubber-stamp) cachets on coverSMART-1 launch
France2003-09-28Paris(Lollini) cachet on coverSMART-1 launch
France2003-09-28Nice(Lollini) cachet on coverSMART-1 launch
Gabon2003-09-28Libreville(Lollini) cachet on coverSMART-1 launch
SMART-1 (events)
Germany2005-02-28Darmstadt(Printed) cachet on coverSMART-1 "reaching lunar orbit"
French Guiana2005-03-01Kourou(Printed) cachet on coverSMART-1 enters its operational lunar orbit
French Guiana2006-09-03Kourou(Printed) cachet on coverSMART-1 lunar impact


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