Date of issue of stamp:
October 1, 2003
Designed by: Pierre-Yves Pelletier and
based on photographs provided by the Canadian Space Agency and by the
National Aeronautics and Space
The stamp shows the image of Julie Payette in full space gear, helmet in
hand, with a black and white background of her working in the space
shuttle. The sticker stamp was one of the first round stamps issued by
Canada Post and one of the first stamps to honour a living Canadian.
Series : Canadian Astronauts
750,000 Lowe Martin Group Gravure Choquet Inc.
© Canada Post Corporation
Reproduced with permission