Grenadines of St Vincent 1992 International Space Year

From Stamps of the World
  • issue date: 15th December 1992
  • one value and a miniature sheet
  • Designed by: Walter Wright and L Fried
  • Printed by: The House of Questa
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format: height 28½mm x width 42½mm. Miniature sheet format height 70mm x width 100mm
  • perforations: 14 x 14

United Nations International Space Year

$2 ~ NASA Voyager 2 and planet Jupiter
Miniature sheet $6 ~ NASA Mars Observer, launched 5th September 1992

  • Note. Due to a failure in the propulsion fuel storage system, all contact was lost with Mars Observer three days before it was due to enter Martian orbit
  • stamps issued as one component in a mixed-subject Anniversaries and Events series

Sheet stamp

$2 mint
$2 postally used

Miniature sheet

Miniature sheet $6