AMOS-1

AMOS
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AMOS-4
AMOS-1AMOS-4

This page contains philatelic information on AMOS (Affordable Modular Optimized Satellite) 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)
AMOS
(Israel)
AMOS
(Israel)
AMOS
(Israel)


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

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
AMOS (Israel)
IsraelKM3722 new sheqalim (silver coin)2003AMOS-1/2/3 type
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)2013"AMOS-4" (but fantasy depicted)


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

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
AMOS (Israel)
1996-05-15: AMOS-1 (and Palapa-C2)
French Guiana1996-05-15Kourou(C.E. SEP Section Philatélie) cachet on coverAMOS-1 launch
French Guiana1996-05-15Kourou(KPS) cachet on coverAMOS-1 launch
1995-11-28: AMOS-5i (formerly AsiaSat-2)
China (People's Republic)1995-11-28Mian Ning, Sichuan?(Multi-color printed and black rubber-stamp) cachet on coverAsiaSat-2 launch
2016-09-01: AMOS-6
United States2016-09-01Cape Canaveral FL(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverAMOS-6 launch [explosion]
United States2016-09-01Cape Canaveral FL(Lollini) cachet on coverAMOS-6 launch [explosion]
2014-08-05: AMOS-7 (formerly AsiaSat-8)
No launch cover images available yet
2019-08-06: AMOS-17
United States2019-07-31Cape Canaveral FL(Red Eagle) cachet on coverAMOS-17 pre-launch "static fire test"
United States2019-08-06Cape Canaveral FL(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverAMOS-17 launch (but a manned spacecraft depicted)
United States2019-08-06Cape Canaveral FL(Red Eagle) cachet on coverAMOS-17 launch
United States2019-08-06Hawthorne CA(Red Eagle) cachet on coverAMOS-17 launch


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