Ascension Island is a volcanic island in the South Atlantic Ocean. It is part of the British Overseas Territory Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha. Highest elavation on the island is Green Mountain, or "The Peak" (859 m).
Ascension Island 1983
Titles: Georgetown from the air, Farm on Green Mountain, Boatswain Bird Island and Telemetry Hill.
St. Helena 2012
"RMS St. Helena" in front of Ascension Island.
The stamp was issued in the series "RMS St. Helena".
Ascension Island 2016, "50 Years of the BBC on Ascension Island".
Titles: 20p Original Control Desk, 25p Klinka Klub 1980', 50p Atlantic Relay Station English Bay, 55p Current Transmitting Station, 65p BBC Wind Turbines and £1.60 Current Transmitting Station.
Way back in 1964 a party of BBC engineers set sail on the Union Castle line from Southampton to Ascension Island to carry out a site survey for a short Wave Relay Station to be located on Ascension Island. Their findings were favourable, Ascension Island being ideally located in the centre of the South Atlantic Ocean. They located an ideal reasonable flat site on this volcanic island on the northern coast of the island at English Bay..