RECOVERY RELATED STAMPS, MINISHEETS & OTHER ITEMS

This section illustrates a selection of recovery related stamps, minisheets and other items related to the Ocean recovery of astronauts and their capsule. It is not meant to be complete.

Stamps and Minisheets

Country

Purpose

Issue Date

Description

Scott No.

Aitutaki Apollo 11
25 Anniv.
20 July 1994 1 of 2 se-tenant stamps shows capsule in ocean 506 - 507
Ajman Apollo 7 25 November 1968 1 of 6 stamps shows a capsule in the ocean. Imperforate version exists. Michel:
333 - 338 A
Ajman Apollo 7 25 November 1968 Minisheet with the above capsule in Ocean stamp. Michel:
Block 74
Ajman Apollo 9 1 March 1969 Stamp shows capsule landing in Ocean - red overprint on Apollo 7 stamp. Imperforate version exists. Also see Manama. Michel:
457 A
Ajman Apollo 9 1 March 1969 Minisheet with the above stamp. Michel:
Block 139
Ajman Apollo 10 10 August 1969 Stamp shows capsule landing in Ocean - red overprint on Apollo 7 minisheet. Stamp exists. Imperforate version exists. Michel:
458 A
Ajman Apollo 10 10 August 1969 Minisheet with the above stamp. Michel:
Block 140
Ajman Apollo 11 - 13 2 August 1970 1 of 2 x 3 stamps shows capsule in ocean & life raft Michel : 561/566 A
Ajman Apollo 11 - 13 2 August 1970 1 of 6 small souvenir sheets shows capsule in ocean & life raft Michel : 561/566
Ajman Apollo 14 22 February 1971 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule in Ocean with rescue raft Michel : 755/760 A
Ajman NEW Apollo 14 22 February 1971 1 of 6 small minisheets, each showing one of the above stamps. Michel : 755/760
Ajman Apollo 15 22 April 1971 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule in Ocean with rescue raft and helicopter Michel : 862/867 A
Ajman History of Space 15 August 1972 2 of sheetlet of 16 stamps shows astronauts being helped out of their capsule. Michel : 2637/2652 A
Ajman History of Space 15 August 1972 As above but individual stamps from sheetlet on little souvenir sheets with gold borders. Imperforate version exists. Michel : 2637/2652 A
Anguilla Apollo 11
30th Anniv.
6 May 1999 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule in Ocean with rescue raft Michel:
1015/1018 A
Antigua & Barbuda Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
24 November 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule in the ocean 1258 -
1261
Antigua & Barbuda NEW Apollo 11
25th Anniv.
20 July 1994 1 stamp in a minisheet of  6 shows Nixon talking to Astronauts in quarantine aboard the USS Hornet 1821
Antigua & Barbuda NEW ASTP 30th Anniv. 15 November 2006 1 stamp in a minisheet of 4 shows capsule in Ocean with swimmers 2924
Ascension 40th Anniv Wideawake Airfield 15 June 1982 1 of 4 stamps shows ARIA rescue aircraft 309 - 312
Ascension 25th Anniv. Glenn 30 March 1987 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule under parachute 420 - 423
Barbuda Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
24 November 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule in the ocean - Antigua & Barduda stamps overprinted Barbuda Mail U/K
Bhutan Apollo 11 20 November 1969 1 of  12 3D holographic stamps shows capsule being hauled aboard Recovery Ship 108 - 108K
Bhutan Apollo 11 20 November 1969 1 of 3 minisheets each containing 4 stamps contains the above stamp 108Cm, 108Gn & 108Ko
Bhutan Apollo 11
30th Anniv.
1 November 1999 1 of 6 minisheets shows capsule under parachutes about to splashdown 1248
British Virgin Islands Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
28 September 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule in the Ocean plus recover raft and swimmers 641 - 644
Burundi Apollo 11 6 November 1969 1 of 8 stamps shows capsule in the Ocean with rescuers in rubber dingy. Imperforate version exists. 297 - 301 +
C104 - C106
Cameroon Apollo 11 29 November 1969 1 of 2 stamps shows capsule in the ocean & swimmers in a raft. Imperforate version exists. C135 - C136
Central African Republic Apollo 17 15 December 1973 1 of 5 stamps shows capsule under parachutes C119 - C123
Central African Republic Apollo 11
20 Anniv.
4 Auguat 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule splashdown C340 - C343
Chad Gemini 11 - Apollo 12 12 June 1970 Minisheet of 1 stamp shows capsule in water & astronauts in rubber dingy. An imperforate version exists. 225E
Chad Apollo & Kennedy 18 February 1971 Minisheet shows astronaut being rescued from capsule & rescue helicopters. An imperforate version exists. 231E
Chad Apollo 15 5 January 1972 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule in Ocean and rescuers. An imperforate version exists. C95 - C100
Comoros Republic ASTP 15 December 1975 1 of 6 stamps shows recovery scenes 156 - 161
Comoros Republic ASTP 15 December 1975 Above stamp in a minisheet (1 of 6) 156 - 161
Congo Republic 50th Anniv Sputnik
Lunar Exploration
18 September 2007 1 stamp in minisheet of 4 stamps shows capsule on ship's deck U/K
Congo Republic Apollo 11
40th Anniv
20 July 2009 1 stamp in minisheet of 4 stamps shows capsule being lift aboard ship. An imperforate version exists. U/K
Congo Republic John Glenn
50th Anniv
20 February 2012 1 stamp shows the Mercury capsule in the ocean U/K
Cook Islands Apollo 15 17 April 1972 1 stamp shows capsule with parachutes open while a second shows a rescue helicopter. Issued as 4 se-tenant pairs. 319 - 322
Cook Islands Apollo 15 17 April 1972 Minisheet of above 8 stamps 322c
Cook Islands Apollo 15 24 May 1972 Above 4 se-tenant pairs overprinted 'Hurricane Relief' B21 - B24
Cook Islands Apollo 15 24 May 1972 Above minisheet overprinted 'Hurricane Relief' B24c
Cook Islands Apollo 11
10th Anniv
7 Nov 1979 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule in the ocean 532 - 535
Cook Islands Apollo 11
10th Anniv
7 Nov 1979 1 of 4 stamps in minisheet shows capsule in the ocean 535a
Cook Islands Apollo 11
20th Anniv
14 July 1989 1 stamp of 4 x 2 se-tenant stamps shows capsule splashdown and rescue helicopter 1007 - 1010
Dominica Apollo 11
30th Anniv
22 June 1999 Minisheet shows Apollo capsule in the ocean 2151
Dominica NEW Apollo 11
40th Anniv
2 November 2009 1 stamp in minisheet of 6 shows capsule under parachutes 2716
Djibouti Apollo 11
30th Anniv
23 August 2000 1 stamp of 6 in minisheet shows capsule in Ocean with parachutes 826
Fujeira US Space Programs 5 June 1969 1 of 9 stamps shows the capsule under parachutes while a second stamp shows a helicopter above the capsule. Imperforate versions exist. Michel : B390/B398 A
Fujeira Apollo 10 5 June 1969 1 of 9 stamps shows the capsule under parachutes while a second stamp shows a helicopter above the capsule - B390-B398 A overprinted 'Apollo 10'. Imperforate versions exist. Michel : B399/B407 A
Fujeira Apollo 11 22 September 1969 1 of 9 stamps shows the capsule under parachutes while a second stamp shows a helicopter above the capsule - B390-B398 A overprinted 'Apollo 11 Moon Flight'. Imperforate versions exist. Michel : B399/B407 A
Fujeira Apollo 11 22 September 1969 1 of 9 stamps shows the capsule under parachutes while a second stamp shows a helicopter above the capsule - B390-B398 A  overprinted 'Moon Landing'. Imperforate versions exist. Michel:
B399/B407 A
Fujeira Apollo Conquest of the Moon 9 May 1970 Minisheet of 4 stamps. One shows capsule in water and helicopter - Imperforate version plus various overprints exist Michel
Block 23A
Fujeira Apollo Conquest of the Moon 9 May 1970 1 of 7 stamps capsule in water and helicopter.  Imperforate versions exist. Michel: 449/455 A
Fujeira NEW Apollo 13 9 May 1970 Above Apollo Conquest of the Moon stamps overprinted Michel: 456/462 A
Fujeira Apollo 13 9 May 1970 Gold foil stamp shows a recovery scene None
Fujeira Apollo 13 9 May 1970 Imperforate final proof of gold foil stamp shows a recovery scene None
Fujeira Apollo 13 9 May 1970 Imperforate silver foil stamp shows a recovery scene None
Fujeira Apollo 16 15 August 1972 Minisheet shows Apollo capsule under parachutes - Contains 1 stamp - An imperforate version exists Michel
Block 98B
Fujeira Apollo Retrospective 25 December 1972 2 of 11 stamps show capsule in Ocean with recovery raft. An imperforate version exists Michel
1344-1354 A
Gambia Apollo 11
10th Anniv
17 Oct 1979 Booklet of 2 x 3 plus 1 P&S stamps-
2 x 1 stamp shows capsule under parachutes & rescue helicopter
403a
Gambia Apollo 11
20th Anniv
16 February 1990 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule in the Ocean with recovery helicopter. Also see Error Stamp* 960-963 + 967
Gambia Apollo 11
30th Anniv
1 August 1999 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule in the Ocean. An imperforate version exists. 2167 - 2172
Gambia Yuri Gagarin
50th Anniv.
19 March 2011 1 stamp in miniheet of 4 shows the Yuri Gagarin tracking ship 3353
Ghana Peaceful Use of Outer Space 16 August 1967 The selvage of the 3 imperf. stamps show a capsule under three parachutes 305 - 307
Ghana Apollo 11 15 June 1970 1 of 4 stamps shows the Astronauts in Quarantine on board the PRS. 386 - 389
Ghana NEW Apollo 11 15 June 1970 Minisheet of the above 4 stamps. A imperforate version exists. NEW  
Ghana Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
15 October 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows a capsule under three parachutes 1158 - 1161
Grenada Apollo 11 24 September 1969 1 of 9 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 328 - 336
Grenada Apollo 13-15 15 October 1971 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule landing in ocean with recovery ship & helicopter. A second stamp shows capsule in ocean with rescue swimmers. 421 - 426
Grenada Grenadines Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
20 July 1989 1 of 8 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 1067-1074
Guinea-Bissau ASTP 4 October 1976 1 of  6 minisheets has stamp which shows capsule in the Ocean C10 - C10E
Guinea-Bissau Gemini 8
50th Anniv.
27 June 2016 1 of 2 minisheets includes 2 stamps (of 4) with recovery scenes U/K
Guinea Equatorial 100 Anniv. of UPU & Apollo 15 16 October 1974 Minisheet of 1 stamp shows a rocket. The stamp shows the cover carried to the Moon by Apollo 15 678
Guinee Republic Apollo 11 20 August 1969 1 of 7 stamps shows capsule landing in ocean. Both English and French versions exist. Imperforate versions exists. 341-347
Guinee Republic Apollo 11
11th Anniv.
20 July 1980 1 stamp in minisheet of 8 stamps shows capsule with parachutes open while a second shows capsule being taken aboard the PRS 807 - 814
Guinee Republic NASA
40th Anniv.
29 October 1998 1 stamp in sheetlet of  9 shows capsule in ocean. Another shows rescue helicopter with capsule. An imperforate version exists. Yvert
1315 - 1323
Guyana Apollo 11
25th Anniv.
27 May 1994 1 stamp in sheetlet of  6 stamps shows capsule under parachutes & Thomas O. Paine 2810
Guyana Apollo 11
30th Anniv.
22 June 1999 1 stamp in minisheet of 6 stamps shows capsule landing in Ocean with parachutes 3417
Guyana Apollo 11
30th Anniv.
22 June 1999 1 stamp in minisheet of 6 stamps shows capsule landing in Ocean with swimmer 3418
Haiti Apollo 12 7 September 1970 1 of 16? stamps shows capsule under parachutes. An imperforate version exists. 639x
Haiti Apollo 13 15 February 1971 As above overprinted for Apollo 13 656x
Haiti Space Conquest 30 May 1973 1 of 9? stamps shows capsule in Ocean. An imperforate version exists. Yvert
722 - 731
Haiti Space Conquest ovpt 15 October 1974 1 of 9? stamps shows capsule in Ocean - ovpt UPU. An Imperforate version exists. None
Hungary Apollo 13 10 June 1970 1 stamp in minisheet of 4 stamps shows capsule with parachutes open while a second shows capsule in ocean. Imperforate version exists. C308
Kiribati NEW Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
20 July 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 517 - 520
Korea - South Apollo 11 15 August 1969 1 stamp in imperforated sheet shows capsule landing in ocean with parachutes 663a
Liberia Apollo 14 20 May 1971 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule in Ocean & rescue helicopter while a second shows capsule in ocean with rescuers 549/554
Liberia Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
20 July 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows the USS Hornet - The stamp is incorrectly marked the USS Okinawa. 1125 - 1128
Lesotho Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
6 November 1989 1 of 8 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 731 - 738
Mahra State South Arabia Gemini ? Unknown 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule under parachutes U/K
Malawi Apollo 8
40th Anniv.
25 March 2008 1 stamp in minisheet of 4 stamps shows capsule on ship's deck U/K
Maldives Apollo 13 1 August 1970 1 of 3 stamps shows capsule in ocean with rescuers 355-357
Maldives Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
23 December 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows Nixon & Astronauts on the Hornet 1357 - 1360
Mali Apollo / Jules Verne 4 May 1970 1 of 3 stamps shows capsule in ocean & under parachutes C90 - C92
Mali Apollo 13 Ovpt 26 June 1970 Apollo 13 overprint on above stamps C93 - C95
Mali Apollo Retrospective 25 October 1973 1 of 5 stamps shows Apollo 13 capsule in water with helicopter & carrier C198-C202
Manama Apollo 9 10 Auguat 1969 Stamp shows capsule landing in Ocean - red overprint on Apollo 7 stamp - Also see Ajman Michel:
A 211 A
Manama NEW Apollo 14 22 February 1971 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule under parachutes above the Earth Michel
412-417 A
Manama Moon Conquest 15 August 1972 Minisheet of 1 stamp showing Gemini 12 capsule on deck of PRS. An imperforate version exists. Michel
Block 219A
Manama NEW History of Astronautics 15 August 1972 Two of many stamps show recovery scenes Michel
1070 A & 1092 A
Mauritania Apollo 13 17 August 1970 1 gold metal stamp shows Apollo capsule under paracutes C104
Mauritania ASTP 29 December 1975 1 of 5 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 339-340
C156-C158
Mongolia Apollo 13 & Soyuz 9 1 November 1970 Minisheet containing 1 stamp shows capsule in Ocean, helicopter and Recovery Carrier 599
Mongolia Soyuz 9 25 February 1971 Minisheet containing one stamp shows Soyuz capsule landing under parachutes 610
Mongolia John Glenn - Mercury 6 21 December 1998 1 stamp in minisheet of 9 stamps shows capsule in the Ocean 2355
Montserrat Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
19 December 1989  One of four stamps shows capsule in Ocean. A version overprinted SPECIMEN exists. 726 - 729
Montserrat Space Anniversaries 20 July 1994 Various red overprints on 4 stamps from the 1989 20th Anniv. of Apollo 11 set - 1 stamp shows capsule in Ocean 847 - 850
Nicaragua Gemini 4 20 September 1967 2 of 8 stamps show capsule in Ocean and rescue helicopter. Imperforate version exists. C618-C625
Nicaragua NASA
40th Anniv.
25 August 2000 Beautiful minisheet of 8 stamps show various aspects of the recovery of a Mercury capsule. 2354
Nigeria Peace Use of Outer Space 21 June 1963 One of two stamps shows the tracking ship USNS Kingsport 143-144
Niue Apollo 11
10th Anniv.
27 September 1979 1 of 3 stamps capsule in ocean, rescue helicopter and Recovery Carrier 255 - 257
Niue Apollo 11
10th Anniv.
27 September 1979 Minisheet containing the above three stamps 257a
Oman State US Space Programs 20 July 1969 1 0f 8 stamps shows astronauts existing capsule in Ocean. Imperforate version exists. U/K
Oman State US Space Programs 20 July 1969 Minisheet containing 1 stamp. Stamp shows capsule with parachutes open. Imperforate version exists. U/K
Oman State Apollo 11 20 July 1969 Previous minisheet overprinted Lunar Landing etc Imperforate version exists. U'K
Palau Apollo 11
25th Anniv.
20 July 1994 2 of sheetlet of  20 stamps show capsule under parachutes and capsule in Ocean 337
Palau Apollo 11
30th Anniv.
20 July 1999 1 of 4 minisheets. Each contains 1 stamp. This one shows capsule in ocean. 518 - 521
Palau End of Apollo
40th Anniv.
28 August 2012 Minisheet shows capsule under parachutes and the Primary Recovery Ship 1107
Paraguay Apollo 11 11 May 1970 1 of 9 stamps shows the capsule in ocean with parachutes and the USS Hornet in background 1232 - 1240
Paraguay Apollo Moon Missions 16 November 1973 1 of 7 stamps shows Apollo 13 capsule in water with helicopter & carrier 1524 - 1526
Paraguay Apollo 7 29 August 1983 Minisheet shows the USS Essex 2090
Penrhyn (Nth. Cook Islands) ASTP 24 July 1975 Map shows where the capsule splashed down 72
Qatar Apollo 11 6 December 1969 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule in Ocean with rescuers 190 -195
Ras Al Khaima Apollo 10 15 August 1969 Minisheet of 1 stamp shows capsule in the ocean in selvedge

Michel: Block 89

Ras Al Khaima Apollo 11 15 August 1969 1 of 4 stamps shows Aldrin & capsule in Ocean plus helicopter Michel : 335/338 A
Ras Al Khaima Apollo 13 22 July 1970 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule in Ocean & helicopter Michel : 434+440+446 435+441+447
Ras Al Khaima NEW Apollo 14 15 February 1971 3 of 6 stamps show recovery scenes. Imperforate version exists. Michel : 708/713 A
Ras Al Khaima NEW Apollo 14 15 February 1971 6 plain minisheets, each with 1 stamp as above. Three show recovery scenes. Michel : 708/713 A
Ras Al Khaima NEW Apollo 14 15 February 1971 6 minisheets with pink backgrounds and text, each with 1 stamp as above. Three show recovery scenes. Michel : 708/713 A
Ras Al Khaima NEW Apollo 16 20 July 1972 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule under parachutes Michel : 738/743 A
Rwanda Apollo 11 23 November 1970 1 of 8 stamps shows capsule in ocean & rescue helicopter. Imperforate version exists. 373/380
Rwanda ASTP 29 October 1976 1 of 8 stamps shows capsule in ocean & 3 rescue helicopters 771 - 778
Rwanda Von Braun 19 September 1977 Previous  ASTP with overprinted In Memoriam Von Braun 836 - 843
Rwanda SpaceX 27 May 2012 1 of 4 stamps in minisheet shows the Dragon capsule under parachutes U/K
Romania Apollo 13 29 June 1970 Sheetlet of 4 identical stamps shows capsule with parachutes open. Tabs show the three astronauts plus mission emblem. C176
Romania Apollo 27 December 1972 1 of 9 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 2387-2395
Romania Apollo 11
40th Anniv.
20 July 2009 Minisheet includes recovery scenes

Michel: Block 447

St. Kitts Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
20 July 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows Apollo 13 capsule in Ocean and rescue raft 248 - 251
St. Thomas & Prince Apollo 11
35th Anniv.
15 February 2003 1 of 6 stamps in sheetlet shows capsule in Ocean 1532
St. Thomas & Prince Apollo 13
45th Anniv.
23 September 2015 Minisheet of 4 stamps. Two show recover scenes. 2924
St Vincent Grenadines Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
2 October 1989 1 of 2 minisheets shows a rescue helicopter above a capsule in the ocean 660
Samoa Western Apollo 11 24 July 1969 2 stamps show astronaut on the Moon and capsule under parachutes 315 - 316
Samoa Western Apollo 11
10th Anniv.
20 June 1979 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule in ocean. 507 - 512
Samoa Western Apollo 11
10th Anniv.
20 June 1979 Minisheet shows capsule under rescue helicopter. Contains 1 stamp which shows capsule in ocean. 512a
Samoa Apollo 10
Ameripex
22 May 1986 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 678
Samoa Apollo 11
30th Anniv.
20 July 1999 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 973 - 976
Senegal Gemini 8
20th Anniv.
27 February 1987 Minisheet shows closeup of recovery of Gemini 8. Incorrectly marked 10th Anniversary. Imperforate version exists. NEW 720
Seychelles - Zil Elwannyen Sesel Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
20 July 1989 Minisheet shows capsule being hauled aboard the recovery ship 158
Sharjah (sheetlet 1) History of Space - 1st Series 22 September 1970 1 of 5 stamps in sheetlet shows capsule in Ocean & rubber dingy while 2 others show Astronaut aboard PRS Michel : 676/680 A
Sharjah (sheetlet 2) History of Space - 1st Series 22 September 1970 1 of 5 stamps in sheetlet shows capsule in Ocean & rubber dingy while 2 others show Astronaut aboard PRS (different stamp values). Imperforate version exists Michel : 681/685 A
Sharjah (sheetlet 1) History of Space - 3rd Series 22 September 1970 1 of 5 stamps in sheetlet shows capsule being hauled aboard recovery ship and one shows Astronuts aboard Recovery Ship Michel : 696/700 A
Sharjah (sheetlet 2) History of Space - 3rd Series 22 September 1970 1 of 5 stamps in sheetlet shows capsule being hauled aboard recovery ship and one shows Astronuts aboard Recovery Ship (different stamp values). Imperforate version exists Michel : 701/705 A
Sharjah Apollo 11 22 September 1970 Minisheet contain one gold foil stamp shows capsule splashdown, Recovery Ship & two helicopters Michel:
Block 70B
Sharjah Apollo 11 22 September 1970 Minisheet contain one silver foil stamp shows capsule splashdown, Recovery Ship & two helicopters None
Sharjah Cosmos Story 4th Series
Apollo 16
9 August 1972 1 of 5 stamps shows capsule under parachutes Michel : 982/986 A
Sharjah Cosmos Story 4th Series
Apollo 16
9 August 1972 1 of 5 deluxe final proofs(imperforate) shows capsule under parachutes None
Sierra Leone Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
26 September 1988 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule under parachute and US Carrier. Another shows capsule being lifted by helicopter 1000 - 1003
Sierra Leone NEW History of Space Exploration 20 July 1989 1 stamp in a minisheet of 9 stamps shows capsule in Ocean with a recovery helicopter 1073
Solomon Islands Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
20 July 1989 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 643 - 646
Solomon Islands Apollo 11
30th Anniv.
20 July 1999 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule in ocean with parachutes 875 - 878
Tanzania Apollo 11
25th Anniv.
30 November 1994 4 of 9 stamps (from a sheetlet) show recovery scenes 1249
Togo Apollo 14 22 May 1971 2 of 7 stamps include drawing of capsule under parachutes 774 - 777 &
C149 - C151
Togo Apollo 14 22 May 1971 Minisheet of 4 stamps includes the 2 previous stamps C151A
Togo Soyuz 11/Apollo 14 15 August 1971 2 of 4 stamps (from the above set of 7) overprinted for Soyuz 11 memoriam 788 +
C162 - C164
Togo Soyuz 11/Apollo 14 15 August 1971 Above minisheet overprinted for Soyuz 11 memoriam C164A
Togo Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
1 December 1989 1 of 4 stamps show capsule at end of parachute ropes 1546 - 1549
Tokelau Apollo 11
30th Anniv.
20 July 1999 1 of 6 stamps shows capsule in ocean 266 - 271
Turks & Caicos Is Mercury 6 12 February 1988 Minisheet of 1 stamp which shows Glenn's capsule in the ocean . Was produced for the Australian Bicentennial 1988 743
Turks & Caicos Is Apollo 11
25th Anniv.
9 January 1995 1 of 8 stamps shows capsule in ocean with rescue swimmers 1121 - 1128
Turks & Caicos Is Mercury 6
50th Anniv.
12 July 2012 1 stamp in minisheet of 4 stamps shows Glenn's capsule in the ocean . An imperforate version exists. 1505
Tuvalu Apollo 11
25th Anniv.
21 October 1994 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule under parachutes 680
Tuvalu Apollo 11
30th Anniv.
20 July 1999 1 of 4 stamps shows capsule in ocean. A version overprinted SPECIMEN exists. 800 - 803
Tuvalu Apollo 11
40th Anniv.
20 July 2009 1 of 4 stamps in minisheet shows capsule in ocean 1092
Uganda Halley's Comet 15 March 1986 1 of 4 stamps shows Glenn's capsule being recovered 485 - 488
Uganda International Comet Year 15 October 1986 Above Halley's Comet stamp overprinted 499 - 502
Uganda Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
20 October 1989 Minisheet of 1 stamp shows recover scene. Stamp shows capsule under parachutes. 702
Uganda Mercury 3
Anniversary
24 July 1998 Minisheet of 1 stamp shows Recovery helicopter with capsule underneath 1565
Umm Al Qiwain Apollo 15 17 June 1972 1 of 10 stamps shows capsule under parachutes plus recovery helicopters Michel :
563/572 A
Umm Al Qiwain History of Space 15 August 1972 1 of 8 stamps shows capsule in Ocean, Recovery ship & helicopter Michel : 1202/1209 A
Umm Al Qiwain NEW History of Space 15 August 1972 Minisheet of 16 tiny stamps on thick paper. 1 of the stamps shows capsule in Ocean, Recovery ship & helicopter. An imperforate version exists. NEW Michel :
930/937 plus
1202/1209
Upper Volta Apollo 17 29 Mar 1973 1 of 5 stamps shows capsule under parachutes plus Ron Evans 289 - 293
Vanuatu Apollo 11
20th Anniv.
20 July 1989 Minisheet shows capsule in ocean with rescue swimmers 511
Yemen American Manned Space 15 February 1969 1 of 5 stamps shows an Apollo capsule in the Ocean with parachute Michel : 645/649 A
Yemen Conquest of the Moon 17 June 1969 2 sheetlets of 5 x 2 stamps - 2 stamps in one of the sheetlets show capsule under parachutes. An imperforate version exists. NEW Michel : 741/750 A
Yemen NEW Apollo 11 1 October 1969 part of minisheet containing four stamps showing Recovery and Quarantine scenes Michel : 801/804 A
Yemen Apollo 11 1 October 1969 Minisheet of 1 stamp showing the Astronauts in Quarantine onboard the USS Hornet. An imperforate version exists. Michel :
Block 167 A
Yemen NEW Apollo 13 12 April 1972 Minisheet of 1 stamp shows capsule under parachutes while stamp shows Apollo 13 crew meeting Nixon on PRS Michel :
Block 179 A
Yemen Arab Republic (YAR) Man in Space 30 July 1969 1 of 7 stamps shows capsule in Ocean in lower right corner. An imperforate version with a different coloured background exists. 263 - 263F

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