Pleiades-HR

Pleiades (Pléiades)
series satellites

Pleiades-Neo
Pleiades-HR (France)Pleiades-Neo (France)

This page contains philatelic information on the Pleiades (Pléiades) 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)
Pleiades (Pléiades)
(France)
Pleiades (Pléiades)
(France)
Pleiades (Pléiades)
(France)
Pleiades (on other than Pleiades launch covers)


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

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
Pleiades (Pléiades) (France)
France4096 fdc (Mi5195 fdc)(Pictorial) cancel on FDC (Éditions CEF cachet)2011Pleiades-HR
French Southern and Antarctic Territories468e (Mi786)One of strip of 5 (468 (a-e + 5 labels)) (Mi782-786), or five of MS25 (468f (5x 468 (a-e + 5 labels)))2012"Pleiades"
Ivory CoastUnknown d (Mi none)
Unknown id
One of MS4 (a-d) [known illegal issue]
One of imperforate MS4 (a-d)
2012"Pleiades"
Ivory CoastUnknown fdc
Unknown ifdc
MS4 on FDC
Imperforate MS4 and (multi-color printed) cachet on FDC
Ivory CoastUnknown a-d fdcOne of four stamps on FDC
Ivory CoastUnknown ms proofSigned-proof MS4 (a-d)
MalawiUnknown d (Mi?)One of MS4 (a-d)2012"Pleiades"
Maldive Islands3221c (Mi5357)One of MS4 (3221 (a-d)) (Mi5355-5358)2014
Maldive Islands3221 fdcMS4 on FDC
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)2013"Pléiades-HR1B"
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet (different) on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet (different) on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)
SpainNone(Multi-color printed) cachet (different) on (un-canceled) (Spanish Post) stamped envelope (from 2011)


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

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
Pleiades (Pléiades) (France)
2011-12-17: Pleiades-1A (and others)
French Guiana2011-12-16Kourou(KPS) cachet on coverPleiades-1A launch
French Guiana2011-12-16Kourou(KPS) cachet (different) on coverPleiades-1A launch
French Guiana2011-12-16Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverPleiades-1A launch
French Guiana2011-12-16Kourou(Philatélie Arianespace) cachet on coverPleiades-1A launch
French Guiana2011-12-16Kourou(Historiaphil) cachet on coverPleiades-1A launch
French Guiana2011-12-17Kourou(KPS) cachet on coverPleiades-1A launch
Gabon2011-12-17Libreville(Lolliini) cachet on coverPleiades-1A launch
Russia2011-12-17Moscow(Lollini) cachet on coverPleiades-1A launch
Russia2011-12-17Moscow(Lollini) cachet (slightly different) on coverPleiades-1A launch
2012-12-03: Pleiades-1B
French Guiana2012-12-02Kourou(KPS) cachet on coverPleiades-1B launch
Pleiades (on other than Pleiades launch covers)
French Guiana2019-07-11Kourou(Lollini) cachet on Falcon Eye launch cover"Derived from the French satellite Pleiades" (in French text)
Gabon2019-07-11Libreville(Lollini) cachet on Falcon Eye launch cover"Derived from the French satellite Pleiades" (in French text)


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