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Orbital Launches of 2017

updated: 22.01.2017

Orbital launches by country:
Orbital launches by launch vehicle family:
ID Date Payload(s) Launch Vehicle Site Remark
January
2017-001 05.01.2017 TJS 2 CZ-3B/G2 Xi LC-2
2017-002 09.01.2017 Lingqiao 1-03
XY S1 (Xingyun Shiyan 1)
Kaidun 1 (Caton 1)
Kuaizhou-1A Jq SLS-E Version first flight
2017-003 14.01.2016 Iridium-NEXT 102
Iridium-NEXT 103
Iridium-NEXT 104
Iridium-NEXT 105
Iridium-NEXT 106
Iridium-NEXT 108
Iridium-NEXT 109
Iridium-NEXT 111
Iridium-NEXT 112
Iridium-NEXT 114
Falcon-9 v1.2 Va SLC-4E
2017-F01 14.01.2017 TRICOM 1 SS-520-4 Ka LP-KS Version 1st flight, failed
2017-004 21.01.2017 SBIRS-GEO 3 (USA 273) Atlas-5(401) CC SLC-41


Planned:
 

ID Date Payload(s) Launch Vehicle Site Remark
January
24.01.2017 DSN 2 (Kirameki 2) H-2A-204 Ta YLP-1
28.01.2017 Hispasat 36W-1 Soyuz-STB Fregat-MT Ko ELS
30.01.2017 EchoStar 23 Falcon-9 v1.2(ex) CC LC-39A Version 1st flight
February
02.02.2017 EchoStar 21 Proton-M Briz-M (Ph.4) Ba LC-81/24
14.02.2017 Intelsat 32e (SKY-Brasil 1)
Telkom 3S
Ariane-5ECA Ko ELA-3
15.02.2017 Cartosat 2D
INS 1A
INS 1B
BGUSat
DIDO 2
PEASSS
Al-Farabi 1
(96 cubesats)
PSLV-XL Sr SLP
21.02.2017 Progress-MS 5 Soyuz-U Ba LC-1/5
22.02.2017 SES 10 Falcon-9 v1.2 CC LC-39A
28.02.2017 Sentinel 2B Vega Ko ELV
xx.02.2017 Dragon CRS-10 (SpX 10)
SAGE 3
STP-H5 ⇑
Falcon-9 v1.2 CC LC-39A
xx.02.2017 Kosmos 25xx (Uragan-M #xx) Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M Pl LC-43/4
March
09.03.2017 WGS 9 Delta-4M+(5,4) (upg.) CC SLC-37B
17.03.2017 Cygnus CRS-7 (OA 7)
Violet (Nanosat 6)
ALTAIR 1
SUSat (QB50 AU01)
UNSW-EC0 (QB50 AU02)
i-INSPIRE 2 (QB50 AU03)
ZA-AeroSat (QB50 AZ01)
nSIGHT 1 (QB50 AZ02)
Ex-Alta 1 (QB50 CA03)
LilacSat 1 (QB50 CN02)
NJUST 1 (QB50 CN03)
Aoxiang 1 (QB50 CN04)
SOMP 2 (QB50 DE02)
QBITO (QB50 ES01)
Aalto 2 (QB50 FI01)
X-CubeSat (QB50 FR01)
SpaceCube (QB50 FR05)
DUTHSat (QB50 GR01)
UPSat (QB50 GR02)
Hoopoe (QB50 IL01)
ANUSAT 2 (QB50 IN01)
LINK (QB50 KR01)
SNUSAT 1 (QB50 KR02)
SNUSAT 1b (QB50 KR03)
SamSat-QB50 (QB50 RU01)
qbee50-LTU-OC (QB50 SE01)
BeEagleSat (QB50 TR01)
HAVELSAT (QB50 TR02)
Phoenix (QB50 TW01)
PolyITAN-2-SAU (QB50 UA01)
QBUS 1 (Challenger, QB50 US01)
QBUS 2 (Atlantis, QB50 US02)
QBUS 3 (Discovery, QB50 US03)
QBUS 4 (Columbia, QB50 US04)
IceCube (Earth 1)
HARP
CSUNSat 1
CXBN 2
OPEN
Antares-230 WI LA-0A
27.03.2017 Soyuz-MS 4 Soyuz-FG Ba LC-1/5
xx.03.2017 Blagovest 1 Proton-M Briz-M (Ph.4) Ba LC-81/24
xx.03.2017 Dragon CRS-11 (SpX 11)
NICER
Falcon-9 v1.2 CC SLC-40
xx.03.2017 Intruder 8A (NOSS-3 8A, NROL 79)
Intruder 8B (NOSS-3 8B, NROL 79)
Atlas-5(401) Va SLC-3E
xx.03.2017 GSat 19E LVM-3 Sr SLP Version 1st flight
xx.03.2017 Kosmos 25xx (Uragan-M #xx)
Kosmos 25xx (Uragan-M #xx)
Kosmos 25xx (Uragan-M #xx)
Proton-M Blok-DM-03 Ba LC-81/24
1Q
xx.1Q.2017 Koreasat 5A (Mugungwha 5A) Falcon-9 v1.2 CC
xx.1Q.2017 ? Electron OnS LC-1 Version 1st flight
April
xx.04.2017 Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Falcon-9 v1.2 Va SLC-4E
xx.04.2017 SES 15 Soyuz-STB Fregat-MT Ko ELS
May
28.05.2017 Soyuz-MS 5 Soyuz-FG Ba LC-1/5
xx.05.2017 SkySat 8 (SkySat-2 6)
SkySat 9 (SkySat-2 7)
SkySat 10 (SkySat-2 8)
SkySat 11 (SkySat-2 9)
SkySat 12 (SkySat-2 10)
SkySat 13 (SkySat-2 11)
COPPER 2 (SLU 03)
CPOD A (PONSFD A)
CPOD B (PONSFD B)
MinXSS 2
RANGE A
RANGE B
Minotaur-C-XL-3210 Va 576E
June
13.06.2017 'Trumpet-F/O-2 2' (NROL 42) Atlas-5(541) Va SLC-3E
14.06.2017 Progress-MS 6 Soyuz-2-1a Ba LC-31/6
15.06.2017 ICON (Helio-EX 1) Pegasus-XL Kw, L-1011
22.06.2017 AEHF 4 Atlas-5(531) CC SLC-41
xx.06.2017 Cygnus CRS-8 (OA 8) Antares-230 WI LA-0A
xx.06.2017 Dragon CRS-12 (SpX 12)
CREAM ⇑
ASTERIA
LAICE
RBLE
AOSAT 1
OPAL
OSIRIS-3U
Overview 1A
Falcon-9 v1.2 CC SLC-40
xx.06.2017 Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Falcon-9 v1.2 Va SLC-4E
xx.06.2017 Sentinel 5p Rokot-KM Pl LC-133/3
xx.06.2017 SJ 18 CZ-5 We LP-101 Version 1st flight
2Q
xx.2Q.2017 AsiaSat 9 Proton-M Briz-M (Ph.4) Ba
xx.2Q.2017 Kanopus-V-IK 1
Zond
Zvesda
CICERO 1
Corvus-BC 1
Corvus-BC 2
Perseus-O 1
Perseus-O 2
Perseus-O 3
Perseus-O 4
MKA-N 1
MKA-N 2
x × Lemur
Mayak
(Tyvak)
Soyuz-2-1a Fregat-M Ba LC-31/6
xx.2Q.2017 ORS 5 (SensorSat) Minotaur-4 Orion-38 CC SLC-46 Version 1st flight
1H
xx.1H.2017 BulgariaSat 1 Falcon-9 v1.2 CC
xx.1H.2017 EchoStar 105/SES 11 Falcon-9 v1.2 CC
July
15.07.2017 AngoSat 1 Zenit-3F Ba LC-45/1
August
03.08.2017 TDRS 13 (TDRS M) Atlas-5(401) CC SLC-41
31.08.2016 Quasar 21 (SDS-4 2, NROL 52) ? Atlas-5(421) CC SLC-41
xx.08.2017 OpSat-3000
VENµS
SAMSON 1
SAMSON 2
SAMSON 3
Vega Ko ELV
September
12.09.2017 Soyuz-MS 6 Soyuz-FG Ba LC-1/5
25.09.2017 Spektr-RG Zenit-3F Ba LC-45/1
xx.09.2017 GPS-3 1 (Navstar-3 1) Delta-4M+(4,2) (upg.) CC SLC-37B
xx.09.2017 Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Falcon-9 v1.2 Va SLC-4E
3Q
xx.3Q.2017 DSX
FORMOSAT 7A (COSMIC-2 1)
FORMOSAT 7B (COSMIC-2 2)
FORMOSAT 7C (COSMIC-2 3)
FORMOSAT 7D (COSMIC-2 4)
FORMOSAT 7E (COSMIC-2 5)
FORMOSAT 7F (COSMIC-2 6)
GPIM
OTB 1
FalconSat 6
NPSat 1
Oculus-ASR (Nanosat 6)
Prox 1 (Nanosat 7)
LightSail B
ARMADILLO
FalconSat 7 (Peregrine)
TBEx A
TBEx B
Prometheus 2.2
Prometheus 2.4
Prometheus 2.5
Prometheus 2.6
Prometheus 2.7
Prometheus 2.8
Prometheus 2.9
Prometheus 2.10
PSat 2
BRICSat 2
TEPCE 1
TEPCE 2
CP 9 (LEO)
StangSat
DOTSI
CNGB
Ballast
Falcon-Heavy CC LC-39A
xx.3Q.2017 Elektro-L 3 Proton-M Blok-DM-03 Ba
xx.3Q.2017 Es'hail 2 Falcon-9 v1.2 CC SLC-40
xx.3Q.2017 Gonets-M 14
Gonets-M 15
Gonets-M 16

BLITS-M
Rokot-KM Pl LC-133/3
xx.3Q.2017 JPSS 1
Buccaneer RMM
MiRaTA
EagleSat
CP 7 (DAVE)
RadFxSat (Fox 1B)
MakerSat 0
Delta-7920-10C Va SLC-2W
xx.3Q.2017 Kosmos 2xxx (Geo-IK-2 3, Musson-2 3) (13L) Rokot-KM Pl LC-133/3
October
12.10.2017 Progress-MS 7 Soyuz-2-1a Ba LC-31/6
26.10.2017 Soyuz-MS 7 Soyuz-FG Ba LC-1/5
xx.10.2017 SBIRS-GEO 4 Atlas-5(411) ? CC SLC-41
xx.10.2017 Topaz 5 (FIA-Radar 5, NROL 47) Delta-4M+(5,2) (upg.) Va SLC-6
November
10.11.2017 ICESAT 2
ELFIN
IT-SPINS
CHEFsat
Delta-7420-10C Va SLC-2W
17.11.2017 Cygnus CRS-9 (OA 9) Antares-230 WI LA-0A
xx.11.2017 Dragon v2 1 (SpX-DM1) Falcon-9 v1.2 CC LC-39A
xx.11.2017 Galileo 19 (Galileo-FOC FM15, Nicole)
Galileo 20 (Galileo-FOC FM16, Zofia)
Galileo 21 (Galileo-FOC FM17, Alexandre)
Galileo 22 (Galileo-FOC FM18, Irina)
Ariane-5ES Ko ELA-3
xx.11.2017 Sentinel 3B Rokot-KM Pl LC-133/3
December
xx.12.2017 ADM-Aeolus (Earth Explorer 4) Vega Ko ELV
xx.12.2017 INCA
ALBus
CACTUS 1
ExoCube 2
MicroMAS 2b
MiTEE 1
Q-PACE
SurfSat
CAPE 3
RadFxSat 2 (Fox 1E)
PICS 1
PICS 2
LauncherOne Mo, B-747-400
4Q
xx.4Q.2017 Chang'e 5 CZ-5 We LP-101
xx.4Q.2017 Meteor-M 2-1
Ionosfera 1
Ionosfera 2
Baumanets 2
Flying Laptop
SCOUT
WNISAT 1R
NORSAT 1
AISSat 3
TechnoSat
? × Lemur-2
Flock-2 1,..., xx
SEAM
Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M Vo LC-1S
2H
xx.2H.2017 ? LauncherOne Mo, B-747-400 Version 1st flight
TBD
xx.xx.2017 ANDESITE
CeREs
CHOMPTT
Da Vinci
ISX (CP 11)
NMTSat
RSat-P
Shields 1
STF 1
CubeSail 1
CubeSail 2
GeoStare
TOMSat Eagle Scout
TOMSat R3
SHFT 1
Electron OnS LC-1
xx.xx.2017 ASNARO 2 Epsilon-2 CLPS Ka LP-M Version first flight
xx.xx.2017 Dosti ? Simorgh Sem LP-2 Version 1st flight
xx.xx.2017 FORMOSAT 5
BlackSky Pathfinder 2
eXCITe (PTB 1)
SeeMe
Arkyd 6A (A6)
Corvus-BC 3 (Landmapper-BC 3)
EcAMSat
ITASAT 1
Lemur-2 x1
Lemur-2 x2
Lemur-2 x3
Lemur-2 x4
Lemur-2 x5
Lemur-2 x6
Lemur-2 x7
Lemur-2 x8
Aalto 1
CNUSail 1 (Papillon)
DIDO 1
ICE-Cap
ISARA
KAUSAT 5
SIGMA (KHUSAT 3)
CANYVAL-X 1 (Tom)
CANYVAL-X 2 (Jerry)
OCSD B (AeroCube 7B)
OCSD C (AeroCube 7C)
3Cat 1
Fox 1C (Fox 1Cliff)
Fox 1D
Nayif 1 (FUNcube 5)
PropCube 2 (Fauna)
ROBUSTA 1B
skCUBE
STEP Cube Lab
SUCHAI
Falcon-9 v1.2 Va SLC-4E
xx.xx.2017 GaoJing 1C
GaoJing 1D
CZ-2D (2) TY LC-9
xx.xx.2017 HXMT CZ-2D (2) Jq SLS-2
xx.xx.2017 IGS-Optical 6 H-2A-202 Ta YLP-1
xx.xx.2017 IGS-Radar 5 H-2A-202 Ta YLP-1
xx.xx.2017 Inmarsat-5 F4 Falcon-9 v1.2 CC LC-39A
xx.xx.2017 Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Falcon-9 v1.2 Va SLC-4E
xx.xx.2017 Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Falcon-9 v1.2 Va SLC-4E
xx.xx.2017 Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Iridium-NEXT x
Falcon-9 v1.2 Va SLC-4E
xx.xx.2017 Kosmos 25xx (Labirint #1) Soyuz-2-1b Pl LC-43/4
xx.xx.2017 Kosmos 25xx (Tundra #2, EKS #2) Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M Pl LC-43/4
xx.xx.2017 Kosmos 25xx (14F150 #1) Soyuz-2-1v Volga Pl LC-43/4
xx.xx.2017 NicaSat 1 CZ-3B/G2 Xi
xx.xx.2017 SAOCOM 1A Falcon-9 v1.2 Va SLC-4E
xx.xx.2017 Tadbir Safir-1B Sem
xx.xx.2017 Dummy ? Falcon-Heavy CC or Va Version 1st flight
xx.xx.2017 ? SALVO Egl, F-15E Version 1st flight, status unclear

Launch sites:

Ba = Baikonur (Tyuratam, NIIP-5, GIK-5), Tyuratam, Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
CC = Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Eastern Test Range, Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA USA
Egl = Eglin AFB, Florida, USA USA
Jq = Jiuquan Space Center, Inner Mongolia, China China
Ka = Kagoshima Space Center / Uchinoura Space Center, Kagoshima, Kyushu, Japan Japan
Kw = Kwajalein Island, Reagan Test Site (formerly Kwajalein Missile Range), US Army Kwajalein Atoll (USAKA), Marshall Islands Marshall Islands
Ko = Centre Spatial Guyanais (CSG), Kourou, French Guiana French Guiana
Mo = Mojave Air and Space Port, Mojave, California, USA USA
OnS = Onenui Station, Mahia, Wairoa, North Island, New Zealand New Zealand
Pa = Israeli Air Force Test Range, Palmachim, Israel Israel
Pl = Plesetsk (NIIP-53, GIK-1, GNIIP), Russia Russia
Sem = Semnan Satellite Launch Center, Semnan province, Iran Iran
Sr = Satish Dhawan Space Center (Sriharikota Space Center), Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh, India India
Ta = Tanegashima Space Center, Tanegashima, Japan Japan
TY = Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center (TSLC), Wuzhai, Shanxi, China China
Va = Vandenberg AFB, California, USA USA
Vo = Vostochniy, Amurskaya Oblast', Russia Russia
We = Wenchang Space Launch Center (WSLC), Hainan, China China
WI = Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, Virginia, USA USA
Xi = Xichang Space Center (Songlin), Sichuan, China China
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