Strawman-3

Strawman-series
satellites


This page contains philatelic information on Strawman-series satellites. 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)
Strawman
(USAF)
Strawman
(USAF)
Strawman
(USAF)


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

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
Strawman (USAF)
No (non-launch cover) postal items found


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

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
Strawman (USAF)
1968-10-05: Strawman-1
United States1968-10-05Vandenberg AFB, CA(Swanson/DuBeau? black rubber-stamp) cachet on coverStrawman-1 launch ("secret satellite")
1969-07-31: Strawman-2
United States1969-07-31Vandenberg AFB, CA(Swanson/DuBeau? blue rubber-stamp) cachet on coverStrawman-2 launch ("secret satellite")
1970-08-26: Strawman-3
No launch cover images available yet
1971-06-16: Strawman-4
United States1971-07-16Vandenberg AFB, CA(DuBeau?/Swanson black rubber-stamp) cachet on coverStrawman-4 launch (but ESRO-2A depicted) ("secret satellite")


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