View stamp … The Apollo 11 Lunar Module Eagle was the first crewed vehicle to land on the Moon, carrying astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. To celebrate the occasion, the United States Postal Service has issued the 1969: Fist Moon Landing Forever stamps. It's one of three instruments that make up the Australia Telescope National Facility. Quantity: $0.86. Armstrong, as the photographer, can be seen in the reflection of Aldrin's helmet visor. The module also carried the Early Apollo Scientific Experiment Package (EASEP), which consisted of several self-contained experiments to be deployed and left on the lunar surface, as well as scientific and sample collection apparatus. One of the two new stamps features an iconic Apollo 11 photo of Aldrin standing on the surface of the moon. The Moon Landing: 50 years stamp pack contains all 4 stamps and minisheet from the stamp issue presented in high quality folder. USPS Reveals Stamps celebrating 50th Anniversary of Moon Landing. Additional details are coming about the date, time and location for the first-day-of issue ceremony. Canadians played pivotal roles in landing humans on the moon. The same photo of Aldrin on the moon used for one of the new stamps was reproduced as the tails-side artwork for the gold, silver and clad metal curved coins. — A new pair of United States postage stamps will mark the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. The "1969 First Moon Landing" 2019 stamps share a common design theme with the Apollo 11 50th anniversary commemorative coins introduced by the U.S Mint in January. Apollo 11 50th anniversary commemorative coins. Postal Service is pleased to reveal two stamp designs commemorating that historic milestone. Condition: Mint Never Hinged/MNH We are working to make your collection more beautiful and interesting. The Postal Service will mark the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with new stamps. 26 August 2014 . We pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging. Description. One stamp features Armstrong’s iconic photograph of Aldrin in his spacesuit on the surface of the Moon. WASHINGTON — In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing on July 20, 1969, the U.S. Australia played a crucial role in telecasting the historic event to the world via NASA’s Honeysuckle Creek tracking station (ACT) and the Parkes radio telescope (New South Wales). Both stamps include the inscription "1969 First Moon Landing." 20 Forever Stamps, Postage Stamps with 20#10 White envelopes - Stamp Design May Vary. Our Solar System: Stamp Collecting Month 2015. + Maldives Stamp, 2020 50th Anniversary Apollo 11 Moon Landing S/S quantity-Add to cart. Two decades later, the USPS commemorated the 20th anniversary of the first moon landing with a $2.40 stamp depicting Armstrong and Aldrin planting the U.S. flag. Many countries around the world are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing on postage stamps. The stamp designs were made to commemorate the United States’ historic milestone during the era of the … Southern Lights. Issued on July 20, 1989, the stamp was designed by Chris Calle, Paul Calle's son. INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The United States Postal Service is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with a brand new Forever stamp. An image of the lunar module will be included on the selvage, or border, of the pair. Click here for lots more Moon landing stamps, covers, and coins. The 33-cent stamp, titled "Man Walks On The Moon," featured an image of an astronaut's boot print in the lunar soil. Australia Post acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we operate, live and gather as employees, and recognise their continuing connection to land, water and community. The 1969: First Moon Landing stamps will feature two designs that commemorate the historic milestone. The telescope is now 10,000 times more sensitive than when it was commissioned. The first U.S. issue celebrating the Apollo 11 mission, a 10-cent "First Man on the Moon" airmail stamp designed by artist Paul Calle, was released on Sept. 9, 1969, less than two months after the triumphant return of Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins to Earth. The same photo of Aldrin on the moon used for one of the new stamps was reproduced as the tails-side artwork for the gold, silver and clad metal … The postal service (and its predecessor, the U.S. Post Office Department) has a history of honoring the first moon landing dating back 50 years. Read more in our Commemorating the Moon Landing article. SKU: INT2006S Categories: Animal, History, Important People, Place, Worldwide Stamps. The NASA tracking stations at Carnarvon (Western Australia) and Tidbinbilla (ACT) also supported the mission. 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