2018 New Zealand in Space

On Sunday 21 January 2018 New Zealand’s role in the international aerospace industry was elevated to a whole new level, when Rocket Lab launched its Electron rocket into orbit from Mahia Peninsula. We celebrate this extraordinary achievement with a commemorative stamp sheet.

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2018 New Zealand in Space set of stamps

The New Zealand in Space mint stamp sheet features six stamps of photographs taken of Electron’s journey into orbit: the rocket itself, Rocket Lab’s Launch Complex 1, the ‘Humanity Star’, Mahia Peninsula, the moment the launch took place and Earth, as seen from Electron.
Price: $19.90