OSIRIS-REx

Origins, Spectral Interpretation,
Resource Identification, Security
- Regolith EXplorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft


This page contains philatelic information on the Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security - Regolith EXplorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft. Catalog numbers, years of issue, and notes 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 Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security - Regolith EXplorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft postal items (stamps, souvenir sheets, aerogrammes, postal cards, etc.).

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
OSIRIS-REx
BurundiBL500A
BL500B
In (lower-right) margin of SS1 (Mi3482A)
In (lower-right) margin of imperforate SS1 (Mi3482B)
2014"OSIRIS-REx"
Djibouti1588c (Mi2680)One of MS4 (1588 (a-d)) (Mi2678-2681)2018"OSIRIS-REx"
Djibouti1607 (BL1257)In (right) margin of SS1
GermanyNone(Biberpost) private post2018"OSIRIS-REx"
Ivory CoastUnknown ss (BL none)In (upper-left) margin of SS1 [known illegal issue]2018"OSIRIS-REx" mission patch
MadagascarUnknown ims fdc(Multi-color printed) cachet on imperforate MS4 FDC2018"OSIRIS-REx" and mission patch
MadagascarUnknown ss fdc1
Unknown iss fdc1
(Multi-color printed) cachet on SS1 FDC
(Multi-color printed) cachet on imperforate SS1 FDC
"OSIRIS-REx"
MaliUnknown ss (BL none)SS1 [known illegal issue]2018"OSIRIS-REx"
United States5820 (Mi?)From MS20 (5820a (20x 5820)), also back2023"OSIRIS-REx"
United States5820 fdc1Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (USPS ceremony program) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc2Stamp and (pictorial) cancel on FDC
United States5820 fdc3Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (Galactic Space Covers) cachet on FDC, also back
United States5820 fdc4Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (Galactic Space Covers) cachet (different) on FDC, also back
United States5820 fdc5Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (Galactic Space Covers) cachet (different) on FDC, also back
United States5820 fdc6Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (JM) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc7Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (Mews) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc8Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc9Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc10Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc11Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc12Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc13Stamp and (Coverscape) cachet on FDC (Monument Beach MA cancel)
United States5820 fdc14Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc15Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc16Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet (differemt) on FDC
United States5820 fdc17Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc18Stamp and (multi-color printed) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc19Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc20Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (Bella) cachet on FDC, also back
United States5820 fdc21Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (Bella) cachet (different) on FDC
United States5820 fdc22Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (Dragon) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc23Stamp and (multi-color printed) cachet (with reproduction of USA 5820) on FDC (Hill AFB, UT cancel)
United States5820 fdc24Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (Colorano silk) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc25Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (Colorano silk) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc26Stamp and (JVC) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc27Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (Red Eagle) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc28Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (Red Eagle) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc29Stamp and (pictorial) cancel and (Panda Cachets) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc30Stamp and (Panda Cachets) cachet on FDC
United States5820 fdc31Stamp and (DCP) cancel and (multi-color printed) cachet on FDC
United States5820 program(USPS) Ceremony Program outside, also inside
United StatesSP-unknown(USPS) souvenir page (5820)
United StatesCP1087(USPS no.1088) commemorative panel (5820)


Below is a list of Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security - Regolith EXplorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft launch covers (including anniversary-of-launch covers, and launch-related event covers).

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
2016-09-08: OSIRIS-REx
Germany2016-09-08?(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx launch
United States2016-09-08Cape Canaveral FL(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx launch
United States2016-09-08Cape Canaveral FL(Lollini) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx launch
United States2016-09-08Greenbelt MD(Lollini) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx launch
OSIRIS-REx (events)
United States2017-09-22GSFC, Greenbelt MD(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverEarth gravity assist flyby
United States2017-09-22Pasadena CA(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverEarth gravity assist flyby
United States2018-05-15Pasadena CA(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"Asteroid 101955 Bennu closest approach"
United States2018-10-01GSFC, Greenbelt MD(Red Eagle) cachet on coverAAM-1 (first Asteroid Approach Maneuvre)
United States2018-10-01Pasadena CA(Red Eagle) cachet on coverAAM-1 (first Asteroid Approach Maneuvre)
United States2018-10-29Pasadena CA(Red Eagle) cachet on coverAAM-3 (third Asteroid Approach Maneuvre)
United States2018-11-30GSFC, Greenbelt MD(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Bennu course correction measure
United States2019-08-07Pasadena CA(Black printed) cachet on cover"Bennu's terminator during Orbital B" (Phase)
United States2020-02-05Pasadena CA(Mission patch and black printed) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx executes R2P1 maneuver"
United States2020-02-11Pasadena CA(Multi-color printed) cachet on cover"side view of Osprey boulder"
United States2020-02-21Pasadena CA(Mission patch and black printed) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx begins Reconnaissance-C misson phase"
United States2020-03-03Pasadena CA(Multi-color printed) cachet on cover"edge of building-sized boulder"
United States2020-03-04GSFC, Geenbelt MD(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx spacecraft Nightingale sample site fly over"
United States2020-03-10Pasadena CA(Mission patch and black printed) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx performs Reconnaissance-C orbital trim manuevers [sic]"
United States2020-03-26Pasadena CA(Mission patch and black printed) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx performs Reconnaissance-C SMM bake-out activity"
United States2020-04-01Pasadena CA(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx captures black hole X-ray burst"
United States2020-04-14GSFC, Greenbelt MD(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx spacecraft Bennu sample checkpoint rehearsal"
United States2020-06-20Pasadena CA(Mission patch and black printed) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx executes pre-orbit maneuver"
United States2020-08-11Pasadena CA(Multi-color printed) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx spacecraft Bennu 'matchpoint' rehearsal"
United States2020-08-11GSFC, Greenbelt MD(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx spacecraft Bennu 'matchpoint' rehersal"
United States2020-10-20Washington DC(Multi-color printed) cachet on cover"touchdown sequence complete"
United States2020-10-20Washington DC(Multi-color printed) cachet on cover"Tag! You're it"
United States2020-10-20Denver CO(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx spacecraft Bennu sample acquistion"
United States2020-10-20Greenbelt MD(Red Eagle) cachet (different) on cover"OSIRIS-REx spacecraft Bennu sample acquistion"
Germany2020-10-20
2023-09-24
Washington DC
Washington DC
(Photo/sticker) cachet on coverBennu sample acquisition
OSIRIS-REx sample return mission landing
United States2020-10-28Pasadena CA(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx spacecraft Bennu sample stowage"
United States2021-05-10GSFC, Greenbelt MD(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx sample mission return to Earth" (actually, OSIRIS-REx Bennu departure)
United States2023-05-10Littleton CO(Lollini) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx "Bennu departure"
United States2021-05-10
2023-09-24
Washington DC
Washington DC
(Photo/sticker) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx Bennu departure"
OSIRIS-REx sample return mission landing
United States2023-08-30Dugway UT(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"NASA completes last OSIRIS-REx test before asteroid sample return"
United States2023-09-10Ft. Irwin CA(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx sample return mission trajectory correction maneuver"
United States2023-09-24Ft. Irwin CA(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx sample return mission landing"
United States2023-09-24Hill AFB, UT(JM) cachet on cover"Landing in Utah - Asteroid sample return mission"
United States2023-09-24Ft. Irwin CA(Red Eagle) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx departs on APEX [APophis EXplorer] mission"
United States2023-09-24Hill AFB, UT(Galactic Space Covers) cachet on cover, also back"To Bennu and back - 7 year journey ends"
United States2023-09-24Hill AFB, UT(Multi-color printed) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx spacecraft delivers the asteroid sample to the Utah desert today"
United States2023-09-24Hill AFB, UT(Multi-color printed) cachet (different) on cover"OSIRIS-REx spacecraft delivers the asteroid sample to the Utah desert today"
United States2023-09-24Dugway UT(Multi-color printed) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx returns to Earth"
United States2023-09-24Dugway UT(Multi-color printed) cachet (different) on cover"OSIRIS-REx returns to Earth"
United States2023-09-24SLC Airport Station UT(Multi-color printed) cachet on cover"OSIRIS-REx recovery"
United States2023-09-24Dugway UT(Lollini) cachet on cover"OSIRIS REx return samples"
United States2023-09-24Wendover UT(Black printed) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx "returns to Earth"
United States2023-09-24Dugway UT(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx "Bennu sample return mission"
United States2023-09-24GSFC, Greenbelt MD(Multi-color printed) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx "delivers the asterioid sample to Utah desert today"
United States2023-09-25Houston TX(Red Eagle) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx sample capsule transported to Johnson Space Center"
United States2024-01-02GSFC, Greenbelt MD(Red Eagle) cachet on coverOSIRIS-REx "close solar flyby"



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