A.S.S.S. Info


You are invited to join collectors from all over Britain, Europe (including states formerly within the Soviet Union), The Middle East, Asia, Australia and the U.S.A, who enjoy and profit from membership of the British based Astro Space Stamp Society – established since 1986. Patron: Cosmonaut Georgi Grechko.

ORBIT is the official quarterly publication of The Society, full of illustrations and informative space stamp and space cover articles, postal auctions, space news, and a new issues guide.

It has a semi-professional editor, and regularly has over 36 A4 pages. ORBIT gained a silver medal at Chicagopex in 1998.

Collectors and dealers advertising keep members up to date on market values and assist in identifying and obtaining desired stamps, covers, post-cards autographs and all space related collectibles.

New members will receive a free copy of the latest update of a check-list of stamps featuring spacecraft, Halley’s Comet, Earth stations, astronomers and astronomy which won a Silver Award at the 1994 Philatelic Literature Fair held in the USA and which is produced exclusively for members of the Society.

As a member you will be invited to receive regular Postal Packets, to buy/sell Astro space/stamps and covers, have your name and collecting interests published in our Directory supplement to Orbit. We offer all the joy and adventure of a journey to new horizons collecting space stamps, post cards and covers and would welcome you as a member.

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Members in UK—£22

Europe (EU and non-EU) – €40

Elsewhere – $55 equivalent

Juniors (under 18) £6.50

If you wish to join write to: Eve Archer, Glebe Cottage, Speymouth, Fochabers, Moray, Scotland IV32 7LE  Please send SAE or 2 IRCs to him at the above address for a sample issue.