NEW EMISSIONS 2003

Continuation on the WEEBAU catalogue: 2e edition + supplement

Country/Date WB n Type Value Designation Dimension Yvert n Michel n Scott n Gibbon n
Andorra (Francais):  
30-okt-03 21 S 0,50 Andorra commun., Space station MIR 586 607 576  
   
Angola:  
30-mei-03 86 S 50 Kz 3rd Meeting on science & technology 1693 1240  
  parabolantenna  
   
Antigua & Barbuda:  
28-jul-03 66 SL 4x 2$ History of aviation-Leonov in space, X15 178x108 3968/71 2688  
  67 SL 4x 2$ idem, Apollo-Soyuz, Viking rocket 178x108 3972/75 2689  
  68 SH 6 $ idem, Bell X-1 106X76 B 578 2691  
   
Argentina:  
17-mei-03 35* SL 8x 25 c Comics cartoon (1 - astronaut) 2813/20 2242  
   
Ascension:  
13-jan-03 56/59 S 35, 40, 65, 90 p Ariane rocket, ATV 895/98 818/21  
  60 SH 2.30 sheet with the 4 stamps 170x88 48 821a  
12-aug-03 61 S 50 p (1 stamp of 6) Centenary of powered flight. Space Shuttle 906/11 827/32  
  Note: stamps with label  
   
Benin:  
07-apr-03 74 SH 500 FCFA In memoriam Columbia tragedy  
  75 SH-Imp idem Idem, imp.  
15/mei/03 76 SL 6x 100 FCFA Skylab, EVA, Space shuttle,...  
  77 SH 500 FCFA Collins, EVA on border  
2003 78 SH 1000 f Launch 1e Chinese taikonaut 110x138  
  79 SH 1000 f Taikonaut Yang Liwei with "V" signe 110x138  
   
Bulgaria:  
07-feb-03 164 SH 0.65 L The futur in space 104x85 258 4252  
   
Canada:  
01-okt-03 20 SH 8x 48 c STS 88 astronauts and Canadarm 110x273 2139/46 1999  
  Note: self-adhesive stamps on sheet  
   
Centrafricaine:  
15-mei-03 815 SH 815 F Champollion and Rosetta sonde 2894A-Bl  
  816 SH-Imp idem idem, imp. 2894B-Bl  
  817 SH 1000 F J.F.Kennedy anniv., launch Saturn 2897A-Bl  
  818 SH-Imp idem idem, imp. 2897B-Bl  
   
China (Volksrepublik):  
21-jun-03 67/69 S 80,80 F, 2 Y Meteorite shower over Jilin (8 mar 1976) 3448/50 3283/85  
  70 SL 3x (80,80 F,2 Y) idem, 3 sets in sheet 224x117 Klb  
09-aug-03 71 S 80 F (set of 2 val) Concorde, Bell X-1 3462/63 3291/92  
  72 SL 6x (80 F, 2 Y) idem, 6 sets in sheet Klb  
16-okt-03 73/74 S 80 F, 2 Y China first manned spacecraft launched 3485/86 3314  
  Note: printed together  
  75 SH 5x (80 F,2 Y) idem, 5 sets in sheet Klb  
16-okt-03 76 BL 80 F, 2 Y (1e sheet) China successfull manned flight 150x95 Heftchen  
  2x 1.40 $ (2e sheet, Hong Kong)  
  1, 1.50 ptc (3e sheet, Macau)  
   
Congo Democratic Republic (Kinshasa):  
  See "Country C" list  
   
Costa Rica:  
15-jul-03 16 S 2x 1.15 Colones Hommage to astr. F.Chang Diaz 1577/78 565  
  Note: stamp with blind writing prints  
  17 SL 5x (2x 1.15 Colones) idem, in sheetlet - numered 130x180 Kleinbogen  
   
Djibouti:  
2003 220 SL 10x 200 F (2val space) Man of Century (Y.Gagarin, N.Armstrong, etc.) 198x76  
  221 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
  Note: NON official stamps  
   
Dominica:  
10-feb-03 69 SH 6 $ Nazca Lines B 470 2410  
21-jun-03 70 SL 4x 2 $ History of aviation:Sputnik, Gagagin,.. 180x111 3457/60 2428  
   
Egypt:  
07-sep-03 17 S 30 pt Centenary National Institude: 1776 1608 1856  
  Cassini program, planets  
18-dec-03 18/19 S 30, 125 pt UNESCO, parabolantenna, woman 1626/27 1868/69  
  20 SH-Imp 2 p idem 80x60 79 1870  
   
Espana:  
May 2003 21* AV 0.01 - 99.99 Satellite Hispasat 1C 127  
  Note: self-adhesive, automaten stamps  
   
Gambia (The):  
07-apr-03 101 SL 4x 15 D In memoriam Columbia. Anderson 178x114 4925/28 2726  
  102 SL 4x 15 D idem, Chawla 178x114 4929/32 2727  
  103 SL 4x 15 D idem, Clark 178x114 4933/36 2728  
  104 SL 4x 15 D idem, Ramon 178x114 4937/40 2729  
  105/08 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
07-apr-03 109 SL 7x 10 D In memoriam Columbia. Group photo 185x145 4918/24 2730  
  110 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
14-jul-03 111 SL 4x 15 D 100th ann. aviation: Space Shuttle,.. 5003/06 2749  
  112 SH 40 D idem, Pioneer 10 B 644 2751  
   
GB (Great Britain):  
18-sep-03 26 S 68 P (set of 5 v.) Toys: transport (ship "Eagle") 2152/56 2153/57  
  27 SH 28-68 P (5 val) stamps in sheet 115x105 16 2157a  
   
Ghana:  
02-jul-03 153 SH 20000 ce History of aviation, Goddard and rocket B 450 2386  
   
Gibraltar:  
31-mrt-03 24 S 66 p (set of 6 val) Centenary of powered flight. Shuttle 1036A/41A 932/37  
  25 SL 30, 40, 40, 42, 44, 66 p idem (full set, composed in one sheet) 140x110 54 937a  
  26 SL 5x 66 p Shuttle Columbia (NASA photo) 140x211 1041A Klb  
   
Grenada:  
07-apr-03 132 SL 7x 1 $ In memoriam Columbia. Group photo 185x145 4352/58 5190/96 3332 MS 4829
  133 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
24-jun-03 134 SL 4x 2 $ 100th ann. aviation. 5245/48 3362  
  Note: launch Space Shuttle on border  
   
Grenada-Grenadines:  
7-apr-03 75 SL 7x 1 $ In memoriam Columbia. Group photo 185x145 3882/88 2440 MS 3590
  76 SL-Imp idem idem, imp  
   
Grenadines of St. Vincent (Canouan):  
25-aug-03 23 SL 4x 2$ (1val. space) J.Kennedy and Glenn, Mercury caps. 8  
   
Guin-Bissau:  
2003 205 SL 4x 450 FCFA In memoriam Columbia tragedy  
  206 SL-Imp idem idem, imp  
  207 SH 3000 FCFA In memoriam Columbia tragedy  
  208 SH-Imp idem idem, imp  
2003 209* SL 6x 500 FCFA (1v space) Famous people. J.Verne, ISS  
  210* SL-Imp idem idem, imp  
2003 211* SL 6x 450 FCFA (1v space) Gagarin, Einstein, Newton  
  212* SL-Imp idem idem, imp  
  213* SL 6x 450 FCFA (1v space) Copernicus, Pope Paul II  
  214* SL-Imp idem idem, imp  
   
Guinea Equatorial:  
2003 251/53 S 500, 600, 700 FCFA In memoriam Columbia tragedy 260  
  Note: stamps in verticale strip  
  254 SL 4x(500,600,700 FCFA) idem, in m/s  
  255 SH-Imp 1000 FCFA Launch shuttle STS-107 261  
   
Guine (Rep):  
  See "Country G" list  
   
Guyana:  
27-jan-03 242 SL 6x 100 $ (1 val space) 40th ann. Kennedy death, Mercury capsule 166x136 7479/84 3731  
   
Hellas (Grece):  
18-mrt-03 15/16 S 2x 0.47 (set of 9 val.) Satellites over Earth, with label 2137/45 2056a-i  
  17 SL idem idem, in sheetlet Klb 2056  
   
Hong Kong (China):  
16-okt-03 16 SH 5x (1.40, 1.40 $) China successfull manned flight 150x260 1118/19 Klb 1062  
  Note: Booklet see China n 74  
   
HRVATSKA (Croatia):  
17-feb-03 2/3 S 1.80, 3.50 D Earth in sky 636/37 513  
  Note: printed together  
  4 SL 10x (1.80, 3.50 D) Stamps in sheetlet Klb  
   
India:  
01-nov-03 32 S 5 R 150th ann. Indian telegraph (parabolantenna) 1990 2030  
10-dec-03 33 S 2x 15 Observatories of Kyong-Juand Jaipur 2003/04 2042  
  Note: printed together, same emission as Korea Sud  
   
Indonesia:  
7/jun/03 46/50 S 3x1000 R, 2x1500 R Andromede, Earth, Mars, observatory 2005/09 2252/56 2032/33  
  51 SL 2x (3x1000,2x1500 R) Sky, Zodiak signs Klb 2033c  
  52 SH 5000 R Bossche Observatory, comet sky map 116x67 185 2034  
   
Iran:  
09-okt-03 33 S 600 Rls (strip of 4 val) World post day: communication sat. 2662/65 2928/31 2874  
   
Isle of Man:  
14-feb-03 11/18 S 2x 23, 27, 37, 42 P Space programme from Isle of Man 1067/68 1030/37 981/84  
  Note: the same values are printed together  
  19/22 SL 8x 23, 27, 37, 42 P 4 pairs of stamps printed in sheets 169x163 Klb  
  23 SH 2x 75 P Exploration of Mars 110x85 47 985  
   
Israel:  
27-apr-03 16 S 3.30 NIS (with tab) 50y Aircraft industrie- rocket launch 1725 1516  
2003 17 S 1.50 NIS (with tab) Columbia tragedy, Israel astronaut  
  18 SL 10x 1.50 NIS (with tab) idem, in M/s (5 stamps tte-beche)  
  19 SH 1.50 NIS stamp in sheet, in presentation map 145x150  
   
Jersey:  
21-jan-03 14/19 SL 10x 23, 29, 38, 40, 47, 68 P Differents planes, borders with space 1075/81 Klb  
  20 BL 23,29,38,40,47,68 P 6 stamps in sheet, border Vostok 1 MH 16 1069a +  
  (3x 1068a)  
Kazakstan:  
12-apr-03 98/99 S 40, 70 T Cosmonauts day: Pioneer 10 and MIR 415/16 414/15  
  100/01 SL 15x 40 & 70 T stamps in sheetlets of 15 val 171x152 153x172  
30-mei-03 102/03 S 84, 100 T Parabolantenna & satellite 361/62 425/26 392/409  
12-sep-03 104/05 S 3, 9 T Parabolantenna & satellite 375/76 256 II, 437 394A+401  
   
Korea (Core Sud):  
10-dec-03 50 S 2x190 w Observatories of Kyong-Juand Jaipur 2382/83 2136  
  Note: printed together  
   
Korea - DPR (Nord):  
09-apr-03 317 S 3 w 10th ann. Kim Jong II election (parabolantenna) 4638  
  318 S-Imp idem idem, imp.  
  319 SL 12,112,70 w 10th ann. Kim Jong II election (parabolantenna) 175x75 B 546  
  320 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
   
Liberia:  
7-apr-03 154* SL 7x 20 $ In memoriam Columbia. Group photo 185x145  
  155* SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
15-jun-03 156* SL 6x 25c (1 val space) Millenium: Flights last 100 years - X15 166x118  
2003 157* SL 4x 50 $ Cent. of powered flight, Von Braun on border 177x107  
   
Lietuva (Lithuania):  
10-mei-03 2 S 1 Lt 250th ann. Astronomical Observatory 818 745  
   
Macau:  
16-okt-03 6/7 S 1, 1.50 ptc First Zhenzou flight, astronaut & cabine 1296/97 1128  
  8 SH 5x (1, 1.50 ptc) idem, 5 sets in sheet  
  Note: Booklet see China n 74  
   
Magyarorszag (Hungary):  
09-apr-03 11 SH 500 Ft In memoriam Columbia tragedy 92x71 278 3837  
   
Maldives:  
07-apr-03 208 SL 7x 7 Rf In memoriam Columbia-Group photo 185x145 4104/10 2697  
  209 SL-Imp idem idem, imp  
14-jul-03 210 SL 4x 10 Rf Cent. of powered flight-shuttle on border 4160/63 2727  
  211 SL 4x 10 Rf idem (Zepellin) 4164/67 2728  
  Note: launch space shuttle on border  
   
Maroc (Royaume de ..):  
09-okt-03 13 S 6.50 Dh Mexican sat. Satmex and probe Cassini 1442 952  
   
Marshall Islands:  
10-jun-03 51 SL 10x 37c (1 val space) Aviation history, AN-225 'Mrija' transport 184x179 1717/26 822  
  for 'Buran'  
   
Mauritanie:  
2003 224 SL 6x 50 UM In memoriam Columbia (astronauts)  
  225 SL 6x 50 UM In memoriam Columbia (Space shuttle,astr.)  
  226 SH 500 UM In memoriam Columbia-Group photo  
  227 SH 500 UM In memoriam Columbia-launch space shuttle  
   
Mexico:  
20-mei-03 33 S 6 $ Nat. Astronomy & sun eclipse 3026 2314  
05-jun-03 34 S 6 $ Internet (satellite communications) 3028 2316  
   
Micronesia:  
01-apr-03 26 SL 7x 37 c In memoriam Columbia-Group photo 185x145 1410/16 540  
   
Moldova:  
12-jun-03 26 SL 1.50, 5 L Stamp on stamp 'Europa' 130x85 29 446  
14-nov-03 27 S 40 b (set of 5 val.) Nikolai Donichi, Space telescope 476/80 456/60  
  28 SL 10x 40 b Stamp n 27 in sheet of 10 Klb  
   
Mongolia:  
22-mrt-03 216/22 S 20-1.20 T (7 val) 20 th anniv. ASTP overpr.  
  WB n 114/120 ovpt  
  223 SH 400 T WB n 121 ovpt  
15-dec-03 224 SH 800 T China's taikonaut Liwey, launch rocket 80x61 B 345 2557  
   
Nevis:  
13-mei-03 23 SL 4x 1.80 $ Cent. of powered flight-shuttle on board 1908/11 1340  
   
Nippon (Japan):  
16-dec-03 31 SL 2x (5x 80 Y) (2 val space) Science and Technology: H 2 rocket 140x212 3593/97 2875  
  Note: sheet with 2x 5 different stamps  
  32 SL 10x 80 Y (1 val space) idem, 2 same stamps in sheet 140x212 3594/00 2876  
  Note: sheet with 2x 3 different stamps  
  + 4 different stamps (1 val space)  
   
Pakistan:  
10-dec-03 11 S 2 Rs World summit 'Info society' 1182 1023  
   
Palau:  
01-mrt-03 61 SL 7x 37 c In memoriam Columbia-Group photo 185x145 2233/39 716  
14-mei-03 62 SL 6x 37c (1v. space) Operation Iraq-launch Tomahawk rocket 2244/49 726  
   
Papua - New Guinea:  
27-aug-03 10 SL 4x 2.50 K Cent. of powered flight-shuttle on board 1012/15 1088  
   
Romania:  
02-jul-03 212 S 2x 73500 L Nostradamus 5751/52 4592  
  Note: printed together  
   
Rossia:  
20-mei-03 44 S 3 R 40 y. V.Tereshova, orbits Vostok 5 & 6 1088 6777  
  Note: stamps are also printed in individuel sheets  
  45 SL 6x 3 R n 44 in sheetlet of 6 stamps 135x135 Kleinb 6777a  
  46 BL 3 R n 44 in booklet  
   
Serbia I Crna gora (Serbia and Montenegro):  
12-sep-03 1 S 16 / 0,25 Rocket models 3142 205  
   
Sierra Leone:  
07-apr-03 65 SL 7x 1000 Le In memoriam Columbia-Group photo 185x145 4369/75 2595  
  66 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
14-jul-03 67 SL 4x 1500 Le 100th ann. Aviation - 1e serie 4459/62 Klb 2640  
  border: Shuttle launch  
  68 SL 4x 1500 Le 100th ann. Aviation, border: Shuttle launch 4463/66 Klb 2641  
  Note: inscriptions on the stamps are not correct.  
  They are for the FIRST sheet.  
   
Singapore:  
21-mei-03 19 S 2x 2 $ (+label) A global City. Communication & technology 1219/20 1058  
  Note: printed together with central label  
  20 SH 2x 2 $ Communication & technology-CNN 135x95 95 1058c  
  21 SH 2x 2 $ Communication & technology-Creative 135x95 96 1058d  
  22 SH 2x 2 $ Communication & technology-Microsoft 135x95 97 1058e  
  23 SH 2x 2 $ Communication & technology-Siemens 135x95 98 1058f  
  24 SH 2x 2 $ Communication & technology-Sing.Airlines 135x95 99 1058g  
   
Slovensko:  
28-nov-03 3 S 12 Sk Post stamp day- Soyuz rocket 475 446  
  Note: stamp existe with label Jozef Balaz, no space  
   
Somalia:  
18-feb-03 141 SL 4x 2500 Sh In memoriam Columbia-Shuttle launch  
  142 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
25-feb-03 143 SL 4x 2500 Sh Gianni Agnelli - car sports 133x109  
  Note: border with Artemis sat.(ESA)  
  144 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
27-okt-03 145 SL 4x 2500 Sh 100th ann. Aviation. White & Mc Divit 120x94  
  146 SL 4x 2500 Sh 100th ann. Aviation. Shuttle, Boeing 160x108  
  147 SL 4x 2500 Sh 100th ann. Aviation. Columbia, Shenzhou  
  148 SL 4x 2500 Sh 100th ann. Aviation. V2, SMART 160x108  
  149 SL 4x 2500 Sh 100th ann. Aviation. Columbia, Selena 160x108  
  150/54 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
17-nov-03 155 SL 4x 2500 Sh (1v space) 40th ann. of JFK's death-J.Glenn 93x118  
  156 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
20-nov-03 157 SH 3000 Sh Yang Liwei and rocket launch  
  158 SH 3000 Sh Taikonaut after landing  
  159/60 SH-Imp idem idem, imp.  
21-nov-03 161 SL 4x 2500 Sh Shenzhou 5, Yang Liwei 120x94  
  162 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
2003 163 SH 3000 Sh In memoriam Columbia-Shuttle launch  
  164 SH 3000 Sh In memoriam - crew near airplane  
  165 SH 3000 Sh In memoriam - crew near bus  
  166 SH 3000 Sh In memoriam - Shuttle on start position  
   
South Africa (RSA):  
17-dec-03 5 SL 10 val (2 val space) Cent. of powered flight (ISS, Shuttleworth, 126x182 1532/41 1331  
  Sunsat microsat.)  
   
Sri Lanka:  
9-okt-03 27 S 23 R World Post Day, Satmex sat., parabolant. 1395 1436 1445  
   
St Tome E Principe:  
20-feb-03 26 SL 4x 6000 Db Sputnik 2, Laika (1e animal in space) 1952 Klb 1432  
  27 SL 4x 7000 Db Y.Gagarin (1e man in space) 1953 Klb 1433  
  28 SL 4x 8000 Db D.Tito (1e tourist in space) 1954 Klb 1434  
  29 SL 6000, 7000, 8000 Db Laika, T.Gagarin, D.Tito 139x101 420 1434a  
15-feb-03 30 SH 38000 Db In memoriam Columbia-Group photo 112x116  
  31 SH-Imp idem idem, imp.  
15-feb-03 32* SL 1000, 2000, 3000, 5000,6000,15000 Db Concorde, Shuttle, ISS 140x108  
  33* SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
  34* SH 38000 Db Shuttle launch, Concorde 104x108  
  35* SH-Imp idem idem, imp.  
15-feb-03 36* SL 1000, 2000, 3000, 5000,6000,15000 Db Shuttle, ISS, future Mars 140x108  
  37* SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
  38* SH 38000 Db ISS and astronaut in space  
  39* SH-Imp idem idem, imp.  
15-feb-03 40* SL 1000, 2000, 3000, 5000,6000,15000 Db Armstrong, launch Apollo 11, landing 140x108  
  41* SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
  42* SH 38000 Db Apollo 11, astronaut on the Moon  
  43* SH-Imp idem idem, imp.  
2003 44* SL 9x 5000 Db (2 val space) Famous people (Armstrong/Gagarin, Pope/Kopernik, etc.)  
  45* SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
  46* SH 5000 Db Armstrong and Gagarin  
  47* SH-Imp idem idem, imp.  
   
St Vincent & Grenadines:  
07-apr-03 46 SL 4x 2 $ In memoriam Columbia - Brown 178x113 4529/40 5779/82 3084/86  
  47 SL 4x 2 $ In memoriam Columbia - Husband 178x113 5783/86  
  48 SL 4x 2 $ In memoriam Columbia - Mc Cool 178x113 5787/90  
  49/51 SL-Imp idem idem, imp. 178x113  
   
TAAF:  
02-jan-03 114 S 0.61 OTICE station, satellite 506 319  
  115 SL 10x 0.61 idem, in sheetlet of 10 stamps Kleinb  
   
Tajikistan:  
01-sep-03 6/7 S 2x 1.23 S Cosmonaut in space, antenne par. 288/89 225  
   
Tchad:  
2003 429 SL-Si 4x 3000 F 35 y dead of Y.Gagarin 2486A  
  430 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
  431 SL-Go 4x 3000 F idem, gold stamps 2487A  
  432 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
2003 433 SH-Si 3000 F n 429 in SH, border Apollo 11 landing 390A  
  434 SH-Go 3000 F n 431 in SH, border Laika, MIR, ISS 391A  
  435/36 SH-Imp idem idem, imp. in silver & gold  
3-dec-03 437 SL 4x 350 F Chinese cosmonaut Y.Liwey  
  438 SL-Imp idem idem, imp.  
   
Tonga:  
sept 2003 48* S 10 c (ovp strip 3 val) WB31 ovp. 10c on each stamp 1095  
  49* S 10 c (strip 3 val) WB32 ovp. 10c on left 2 stamps 1096/97  
  50* S 10 c (ovp strip 3 val) WB33 ovp. 10c on each stamp 1098  
   
Tuvalu:  
19-mei-03 40 SL 4x 1.75 $ Cent. of powered flight-shuttle on board 1100/03 909  
  Note: Wright on 1st stamp  
  41 SL 4x 1.75 $ Cent. of powered flight-shuttle on board 1107/09 910  
   
U.A.E.: United Arab Emirates:  
06-jan-03 12/13 S 25, 250 D Communications sat. Thuraya 699 725/26  
   
Ukraina:  
11-apr-03 20/23 S 45, 65, 70, 80 K Founders of Space 564/67 500/03  
  24/27 SL 12x 45, 65, 70, 80 K Stamps in sleetlets of 12 val. 185x130 -  
21-apr-03 28 S 45 K Dnipropetrovsk Region, Zenit rocket plant 569 505/09  
   
Zambia:  
1-aug-03 21 SL 4x 4000 K Cent. of powered flight-shuttle on board 1025  
                   

	Abbreviations:
	Date:	DD-MM-YY
	WB number with *: number changed in comparation with previous list.
	Type:	S	Stamp
		Imp	Imperforate
		SH	Sheet
		SL	Sheetlet
		SS	Souvenir sheet
		Si	Silver
		Go	Gold
		BL	Booklet
		AV	Variable rate

	 Bauduin P. - update: 02 October 2005
   Note: This list will be completed progressive.
   All remarks and new catalogues numbers are welcome, to make it complete.