Lemur-2

(Selected)
Lemur
constellation
satellites

Lemur-2 (2nd generation)
Lemur-2Lemur-2
(second-generation)

This page contains (selected) philatelic information on Lemur constellation 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)
Lemur
(Spire Global)
Lemur
(Spire Global)
Lemur
(Spire Global)


Below is a list of Lemur constellation satellite postal items (stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.).

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
Lemur constellation (Spire Global)
FranceNone(Lettre-verte) personalized postage, from booklet of 10 (10x single)2020Lemur-2-112/119 and many other small satellites were carried into orbit in the "S.S.M.S." (Small Spacecraft Mission Service) dispenser in the "Vega VV-16" flight from Kourou on 2 September 2020


Below is a list of (Selected) Lemur constellation satellite launch covers (including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers).

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
(Selected) Lemur constellation (Spire Global)
2016-03-23 (launched to ISS) [with Cygnus-CRS-6]
2016-? (deployed from ISS): Lemur-2-5/13 (and Flock-2e'-1/20 and 1 other)
No launch cover images available yet
2016-10-17 (launched to ISS) [with Cygnus-CRS-5]
2017-? (deployed from ISS): Lemur-2-14/17
United States2016-10-17Wallops Island VA(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-5 launch (with Lemur-2-14/17)
United States2016-11-21Houston TX(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-5 un-docking from the ISS
2016-12-09 (launched to ISS) [with HTV-6]
2017-01-16 (deployed from ISS): Lemur-2-18/21 (and TechEdSat-5 and OSCAR-89 and others)
Finland2016-12-09Kerava(SVP) cachet on coverHTV-6 launch (with Lemur-2-18/21)
2017-02-15: Lemur-2-22/29 (and OSCAR-88 and Flock-3p-1/88 and CartoSat-2D and others)
No launch cover images available yet
2017-04-18 (launched to ISS) [with Cygnus-CRS-7]
2017-05-25 (deployed from ISS): Lemur-2-30/33 (and OSCAR-90 and others)
Finland2017-04-18Kerava(SVP) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-7 launch (with Lemur-2-30/33 and others)
United States2017-04-18Cape Canaveral FL(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-7 launch (with Lemur-2-30/33 and others)
United States2017-04-18Cape Canaveral FL(Ranski) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-7 launch (with Lemur-2-30/33 and others)
2017-06-23: Lemur-2-34/41 (and CartoSat-2E and others)
No launch cover images available yet
Lemur-2-50/57 (pre-launch events) (with Cygnus-CRS-8 and TechEdSat-6 and AeroCube-7B/7C and others)
Finland2017-11-11Kerava(SVP) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 launch "scrubbed" (with Lemur-2-50/57 and others)
2017-11-12 (launched to ISS) [with Cygnus-CRS-8]
2017-? (deployed from ISS): Lemur-2-50/57 (and TechEdSat-6 and AeroCube-7B/7C and others)
Finland2017-11-12Kerava(SVP) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 launch (with Lemur-2-50/57 and others)
Germany2017-11-12?(Orbital ATK) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 launch (with Lemur-2-50/57 and others)
United States2017-11-12Wallops Island VA(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 launch (with Lemur-2-50/57 and others)
Finland2017-11-14Kerava(SVP) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 docking with the ISS (with Lemur-2-50/57 and others)
United States2017-11-14Wallops Island VA(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 docking with the ISS (with Lemur-2-50/57 and others)
United States2017-11-14Houston TX(ISS Mission Control Station) cancel and (Lollini) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 docking with the ISS (with Lemur-2-50/57 and others)
United States2017-12-04Wallops Island VA(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 un-docking from the ISS
United States2017-12-06Wallops Island VA(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 release/departure
United States2017-12-18Wallops Island VA(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-8 de-orbit
2018-01-12: Lemur-2-68/71 (and OSCAR-92 and Flock-3p'-1/4 and CartoSat-2F and others)
No launch cover images available yet
2018-01-21: Lemur-2-72/73 (and Dove Pioneer and others)
United States2018-01-20Huntington Beach CA(Lollini) cachet on coverLemur-2-72/73 launch
United States2018-01-20Huntington Beach CA(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverLemur-2-72/73 launch
2018-02-01: Lemur-2-74/77 (and Kanopus-V3/V4 and others)
Finland2018-01-20Kerava(SVP) cachet on coverLemur-2-74/77 launch
Russia2018-01-20Uglegorsk, Amur Oblast(Black printed and blue rubber-stamp) cachet on coverLemur-2-74/77 launch
2018-05-21 (launched to ISS) [with Cygnus-CRS-9]
2018-07-13 (deployed from ISS): Lemur-2-78/81 (and TEMPEST-D and AeroCube-12A/12B and others)
United States2018-05-21Wallops Island VA(Lollini) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-9 launch (with Lemur-2-78/81 and others)
United States2018-05-24Houston TX(ISS Mission Control Station) cancel and (Lollini) cachet (different) on coverCygnus-CRS-9 docking with the ISS (with Lemur-2-78/81 and others)
2020-09-03: Lemur-2-112/119 (and ŅuSat-6 and others)
No launch cover images available yet
2020-10-03 (launched to ISS) [with Cygnus-CRS-14]
2020-? (deployed from ISS): Lemur-2-124/125 (and others)
United States2020-10-02Wallops Island VA(Ranski) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-14 launch (with Lemur-2-124/125 and others)
United States2020-10-02Wallops Island VA(Red Eagle) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-14 launch (with Lemur-2-124/125 and others)
Finland2020-10-03Kerava(SVP) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-14 launch (with Lemur-2-124/125 and others)
Finland2020-10-05Kerava(SVP) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-14 capture and berthing with the ISS (with Lemur-2-124/125 and others)
Finland2020-10-05Kerava(SVP) cachet (different) on coverCygnus-CRS-14 capture and berthing with the ISS (with Lemur-2-124/125 and others)
United States2020-10-05Houston TX(ISS Mission Control Station) cancel and (Lollini) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-14 docking with the ISS (with Lemur-2-124/125 and others)
United States2021-01-07GSFC, Greenbelt MD(Red Eagle) cachet on coverCygnus-CRS-14 "SAFFIRE-V experiment"
2021-06-30: Lemur-2-140/145 (and ŅuSat-19/22 and Starlink-v1.5-R1-1/3 and others)
No launch cover images available yet
2022-05-25: Lemur-2-152/156 (and ŅuSat-28/31 and others)
United States'2022-05-25' (from cachet)no cancel(Ranski) cachet on cover, also backLemur-2-152/156 launch
2023-01-03: Lemur-2-157/162 (and ŅuSat-32/35 and others)
No launch cover images available yet
2023-04-15: Lemur-2-164/165 (and ŅuSat-36/39 and others)
No launch cover images available yet


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