Seychelles 2009 40th anniversary of first Manned Lunar Landing

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  • Issue Date: 20th July 2009
  • five values and a miniature sheet
  • Designed by: CASCO Studios, after NASA photographs. Miniature sheet designed from painting by Alan Bean
  • Printed by: Lowe-Martin, Canada, in sheetlets of six of a single design, with enlarged illustrated border
  • Print Process: lithography
  • stamp format height 36mm x width 36mm. Miniature sheet height 80mm x width 100mm
  • Perforations: 13.25 x 13.25

R3.50 ~ Bell X-1 rocket-powered research aircraft being loaded beneath Boeing B-29 Superfortress, 1947 or 1948
R7 ~ astronauts testing lunar landing research vehicle, 1964
R8 ~ Apollo 11 launch site in 1969 (Saturn rocket on launch pad)
R13 ~ Space Transportation System 86, 1997
R20 ~ Soyuz TMA-13 & rocket at launch pad, 2008


Miniature Sheet[edit]