In 2018 on July 13th the cancellation of a Special cover dedicated to the world-renowned physicist of the Armenian origin, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, professor, Academician of the Academy of Sciences of Russia Yuri Oganessian has taken place in the premises of the New Technologies Development and Training Center of “HayPost” CJSC.
The Special cover represents a unique philatelic product - a thematic cover, which is cancelled with a Special postmark.
The Special cover has been designed with a print run of 500 pcs. The author of the Special cover’s design is the designer of “HayPost” CJSC Vahagn Mkrtchyan.
The Special cover depicts the 118th new chemical element of Mendeleev’s periodic table, discovered by Yuri Oganessian in 2006 and named “oganesson” (Og) after the great Armenian scientist in 2016.
The stamp dedicated to the theme “Yuri Oganessian” issued by “HayPost” CJSC in 2017 is attached on the Special cover.
The participants of the cover signing ceremony were the world-renowned physicist Yuri Oganessian, the RA Minister of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies Ashot Hakobyan, “HayPost” CJSC Trust Manager Juan Pablo Gechidjian, President of the Union of Philatelists of the RA Hovik Musayelyan.
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