Falcon Eye

Falcon Eye-series
(and other non-US
military reconnaissance satellites)


This page contains philatelic information on the Falcon Eye-series (and other non-US military reconnaissance 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)
Falcon Eye
(UAE)
Falcon Eye
(UAE)
Falcon Eye
(UAE)
Göktürk
(Turkey)
Göktürk
(Turkey)
Göktürk
(Turkey)
SAR-Lupe
(Germany)
SAR-Lupe
(Germany)
SAR-Lupe
(Germany)


Below is a list of Falcon Eye-series (and other non-US military reconnaissance satellite) postal items (stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.).

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
Falcon Eye (UAE)
FranceUnknown (Mi?)(lettre-verte) personalized postage2019"Falcon Eye"
FranceUnknown card(lettre-verte) personalized postage MS10 (10x stamp) on card
FranceUnknown (Mi?)(lettre-verte) personalized postage2020"Falcon Eye-2"
Göktürk (Turkey)
Congo RepublicUnknown b (Mi?)One of MS2 (a-b) [known illegal issue]2016"Gokturk-1"
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)2013"Göktürk-2"
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)2013"Göktürk-2" (but Göktürk-1 depicted)
SAR-Lupe (Germany)
No (non-launch cover) postal items found


Below is a list of Falcon Eye-series (and other non-US military reconnaissance satellite) launch covers (including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers).

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
Falcon Eye (UAE)
2019-07-11: Falcon Eye-1 [failed]
Gabon2019-07-11Libreville(Lollini) cachet on coverFalcon Eye-1 launch [failed]
French Guiana2019-07-11Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverFalcon Eye-1 launch [failed]
French Guiana2019-07-11Kourou(Lollini) cachet (different) on coverFalcon Eye-1 launch [failed]
French Guiana2019-07-11Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. ArianeGroup LHA) cachet on coverFalcon Eye-1 launch [failed]
2020-12-02: Falcon Eye-2
French Guiana2020-12-02Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverFalcon Eye-2 launch
Göktürk (Turkey)
2016-12-05: Göktürk-1A
French Guiana2016-12-05Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverGöktürk-1A launch
French Guiana2016-12-05Kourou(Lollini) cachet (different) on coverGöktürk-1A launch
French Guiana2016-12-05Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. Safran Héraklès) cachet on coverGöktürk-1A launch
Gabon2016-12-05Libreville(Lollini) cachet on coverGöktürk-1A launch
2012-12-18: Göktürk-2
No launch cover images available yet
SAR-Lupe (Germany)
2006-12-19: SAR-Lupe-1
Russia2006-12-19Mirny, Archangelsk Oblast(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverSAR-Lupe-1 launch
2007-07-02: SAR-Lupe-2
Russia2007-07-02Mirny, Archangelsk Oblast(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverSAR-Lupe-2 launch
2007-11-01: SAR-Lupe-3
United States2007-11-01Colorado Springs CO(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverSAR-Lupe-3 launch
2008-03-27: SAR-Lupe-4
Russia2008-03-27Mirny, Archangelsk Oblast(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverSAR-Lupe-4 launch


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