SICRAL-1

SICRAL
series


This page contains philatelic information on SICRAL (Sistema Italiana de Communicazione Riservente ALlarmi) 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)
SICRAL
(Italy)
SICRAL
(Italy)
SICRAL
(Italy)
SICRAL (on other than SICRAL launch covers)


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

CountryCatalog NumberType of ItemYear of IssueNotes on Content
SICRAL (Italy)
FranceNone1+label1On label with (Historiaphil) private post stamp2015"SICRAL-2" launch (with launch date)


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

CountryCancel DateCancel LocationType of ItemNotes on Content
SICRAL (Italy)
2001-02-07: SICRAL-1 (and Skynet-4F)
French Guiana2001-02-07Kourou(Conseil de l'Europe) cachet on coverSICRAL-1 launch
French Guiana2001-02-07Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SNECMA) cachet on coverSICRAL-1 launch
French Guiana2001-02-07Kourou(Lollini) cachet on coverSICRAL-1 launch
French Guiana2001-02-07Kourou(Mission patch) cachet on coverSICRAL-1 launch
Gabon2001-02-08Libreville(Lollini) cachet on coverSICRAL-1 launch
2015-04-27: SICRAL-2 (and Thor-7)
French Guiana2015-04-27Kourou(Association Philatélique du C.E. SPS) cachet on coverSICRAL-2 launch
French Guiana2015-04-27Kourou (text cancel)(Historiaphil) private post stamp and (Historiaphil) cachet on coverSICRAL-2 launch
French Guiana2015-04-27Kourou (pictorial cancel)(Historiaphil) cachet on coverSICRAL-2 launch
SICRAL (on other than SICRAL launch covers)
United States2021-04-12Dulles VA(Lollini) cachet on MEV-2 event coverSICRAL (at right)


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