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Ariane-5

Ariane-5G (XMM) [Arianespace]

Ariane-5ES (ATV 1) [ESA]

Ariane-5ECA (XTAR EUR) [Arianespace]

Ariane-5ME [Arianespace]

Version Strap-On Stage 1 Stage 2
Ariane-5G 2 × EAP P238 EPC H158 / Vulcain EPS L9.7 / Aestus
Ariane-5G+ 2 × EAP P238 EPC H158 / Vulcain EPS-V L10 / Aestus
Ariane-5GS 2 × EAP P241 EPC H158 / Vulcain EPS-V L10 / Aestus
Ariane-5ES 2 × EAP P241 EPC H173 / Vulcain-2 EPS-V L10 / Aestus
Ariane-5ECA 2 × EAP P241 EPC H173 / Vulcain-2 ESC-A H14.4 / HM-7B
Ariane-5ME (ex Ariane-5ECB) 2 × EAP P241 EPC H173 / Vulcain-2 ESC-B / Vinci
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
Ariane-5G 18000 6900
dual: 6100
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Ariane-5G+ 7100
dual: 6300
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Ariane-5GS 6600
dual: 5800
-
Ariane-5ES 21000 8000
dual: 7000
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Ariane-5ECA 21000 9600
dual: 9100
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Ariane-5ME (ex Ariane-5ECB) 12000
dual: 11000
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No.   Type      TypeNo   Fai   Serial         Date        LS           Payload

  1   Ariane-5G        1       V-89 / 501     04.06.1996  Ko ELA-3  F  Cluster FM1 / Cluster FM2 / Cluster FM3 / Cluster FM4 
  2   Ariane-5G        2       V-101 / 502    30.10.1997  Ko ELA-3  P  MaqSat H & TEAMSAT / MaqSat B / YES
  3   Ariane-5G        3       V-112 / 503    21.10.1998  Ko ELA-3     MaqSat 3 / ARD *
  4   Ariane-5G        4   S   V-119 / 504    10.12.1999  Ko ELA-3     XMM-Newton
  5   Ariane-5G        5   S   V-128 / 505    21.03.2000  Ko ELA-3     Insat 3B / AsiaStar
  6   Ariane-5G        6   S   V-130 / 506    14.09.2000  Ko ELA-3     Astra 2B / GE 7
  7   Ariane-5G        7   S   V-135 / 507    16.11.2000  Ko ELA-3     PAS 1R / AMSAT P3D (OSCAR 40) / STRV 1C / STRV 1D
  8   Ariane-5G        8   S   V-138 / 508    19.12.2000  Ko ELA-3     Astra 2D / GE 8 (Aurora 3) / LDREX
  9   Ariane-5G        9   S   V-140 / 509    08.03.2001  Ko ELA-3     Eurobird 1 / BSat 2a
 10   Ariane-5G       10   S   V-142 / 510    12.07.2001  Ko ELA-3  P  Artemis / BSat 2b
 11   Ariane-5G       11   L   V-145 / 511    01.03.2002  Ko ELA-3     Envisat 1
 12   Ariane-5G       12   S   V-153 / 512    05.07.2002  Ko ELA-3     Stellat 5 / N-Star c 
 13   Ariane-5G       13   S   V-155 / 513    28.08.2002  Ko ELA-3     Atlantic Bird 1 / MSG 1 / MFD
 14   Ariane-5ECA      1   L   V-157 / 517    11.12.2002  Ko ELA-3  F  Hot Bird 7 / Stentor / MFD A / MFD B
 15   Ariane-5G       14   M   V-160 / 514    09.04.2003  Ko ELA-3     Insat 3A / Galaxy 12
 16   Ariane-5G       15   M   V-161 / 515    11.06.2003  Ko ELA-3     Optus C1 / BSat 2c
 17   Ariane-5G       16   S   V-162 / 516    27.09.2003  Ko ELA-3     Insat 3E / eBird 1 / SMART 1
 18   Ariane-5G+       1   S   V-158 / 518    02.03.2004  Ko ELA-3     Rosetta / Philae
 19   Ariane-5G+       2   M   V-163 / 519    18.07.2004  Ko ELA-3     Anik F2
 20   Ariane-5G+       3   S   V-165 / 520    18.12.2004  Ko ELA-3     Helios 2A / Essaim 1 / Essaim 2 / Essaim 3 / Essaim 4 / PARASOL / Nanosat 01
 21   Ariane-5ECA      2   M   V-164 / 521    12.02.2005  Ko ELA-3     XTAR-EUR / MaqSat B2 / Sloshsat-FLEVO
 22   Ariane-5GS       1   M   V-166 / 523    11.08.2005  Ko ELA-3     iPStar 1
 23   Ariane-5GS       2   M   V-168 / 524    13.10.2005  Ko ELA-3     Syracuse 3A / Galaxy 15
 24   Ariane-5ECA      3   M   V-167 / 522    16.11.2005  Ko ELA-3     Spaceway 2 / Telkom 2 
 25   Ariane-5GS       3   M   V-169 / 525    21.12.2005  Ko ELA-3     Insat 4A / MSG 2
 26   Ariane-5ECA      4   L   V-170 / 527    11.03.2006  Ko ELA-3     SpainSat 1 / Hot Bird 7A
 27   Ariane-5ECA      5   L   V-171 / 529    27.05.2006  Ko ELA-3     SATMEX 6 / Thaicom 5
 28   Ariane-5ECA      6   M   V-172 / 531    11.08.2006  Ko ELA-3     JCSat 10 / Syracuse 3B
 29   Ariane-5ECA      7   L   V-173 / 533    13.10.2006  Ko ELA-3     DirecTV 9S / Optus D1 / LDREX 2
 30   Ariane-5ECA      8   M   V-174 / 534    08.12.2006  Ko ELA-3     WildBlue 1 / AMC 18
 31   Ariane-5ECA      9   L   V-175 / 535    11.03.2007  Ko ELA-3     Skynet 5A / Insat 4B
 32   Ariane-5ECA     10   L   V-176 / 536    05.05.2007  Ko ELA-3     Astra 1L / Galaxy 17
 33   Ariane-5ECA     11   L   V-177 / 537    14.08.2007  Ko ELA-3     Spaceway 3 / BSat 3a
 34   Ariane-5GS       4   M   V-178 / 526    05.10.2007  Ko ELA-3     Intelsat 11 / Optus D2
 35   Ariane-5ECA     12   L   V-179 / 538    14.11.2007  Ko ELA-3     Skynet 5B / Star One C1
 36   Ariane-5GS       5   M   V-180 / 530    21.12.2007  Ko ELA-3     RASCOM-QAF 1 / Horizons 2
 37   Ariane-5ES       1   L   V-181 / 528    09.03.2008  Ko ELA-3     ATV 1
 38   Ariane-5ECA     13   L   V-182 / 539    18.04.2008  Ko ELA-3     Star One C2 / VINASAT 1
 39   Ariane-5ECA     14   L   V-183 / 540    12.06.2008  Ko ELA-3     Skynet 5C / Türksat 3A
 40   Ariane-5ECA     15   L   V-184 / 541    07.07.2008  Ko ELA-3     ProtoStar 1 / Badr 6 (Arabsat 4AR)
 41   Ariane-5ECA     16   L   V-185 / 542    14.08.2008  Ko ELA-3     Superbird 7 / AMC 21
 42   Ariane-5ECA     17   L   V-186 / 543    20.12.2008  Ko ELA-3     Hot Bird 9 / Eutelsat W2M
 43   Ariane-5ECA     18   L   V-187 / 545    12.02.2009  Ko ELA-3     Hot Bird 10 / NSS 9 / SPIRALE A / SPIRALE B
 44   Ariane-5ECA     19   L   V-188 / 546    14.05.2009  Ko ELA-3     Herschel / Planck  
 45   Ariane-5ECA     20   L   V-189 / 547    01.07.2009  Ko ELA-3     TerreStar 1  
 46   Ariane-5ECA     21   L   V-190 / 548    21.08.2009  Ko ELA-3     JCSat 12 / Optus D3
 47   Ariane-5ECA     22   L   V-191 / 549    01.10.2009  Ko ELA-3     Amazonas 2 / COMSATBw 1
 48   Ariane-5ECA     23   L   V-192 / 550    29.10.2009  Ko ELA-3     NSS 12 / Thor 6
 49   Ariane-5GS       6   M   V-193 / 532    18.12.2009  Ko ELA-3     Helios 2B
 50   Ariane-5ECA     24   L   V-194 / 551    21.05.2010  Ko ELA-3     Astra 3B / COMSATBw 2 
 51   Ariane-5ECA     25   L   V-195 / 552    26.06.2010  Ko ELA-3     Arabsat 5A / COMS 1
 52   Ariane-5ECA     26   L   V-196 / 554    04.08.2010  Ko ELA-3     Nilesat 201 / RASCOM-QAF 1R
 53   Ariane-5ECA     27   L   V-197 / 555    28.10.2010  Ko ELA-3     Eutelsat W3B / BSat 3b
 54   Ariane-5ECA     28   L   V-198 / 556    26.11.2010  Ko ELA-3     Intelsat 17 / HYLAS 1
 55   Ariane-5ECA     29   L   V-199 / 557    29.12.2010  Ko ELA-3     Hispasat 1E / Koreasat 6
 56   Ariane-5ES       2   L   V-200 / 544    16.02.2011  Ko ELA-3     ATV 2
 57   Ariane-5ECA     30   L   VA-201 / 558   22.04.2011  Ko ELA-3     YahSat 1A / New Dawn
 58   Ariane-5ECA     31   L   VA-202 / 559   20.05.2011  Ko ELA-3     ST 2 / GSat 8
 59   Ariane-5ECA     32   L   VA-203 / 560   06.08.2011  Ko ELA-3     Astra 1N / BSat 3c/JCSAT 110R
 60   Ariane-5ECA     33   L   VA-204 / 561   21.09.2011  Ko ELA-3     Arabsat 5C / SES 2
 61   Ariane-5ES       3   L   VA-205 / 553   23.03.2012  Ko ELA-3     ATV 3
 62   Ariane-5ECA     34   L   VA-206 / 562   15.05.2012  Ko ELA-3     JCSat 13 / VINASAT 2
 63   Ariane-5ECA     35   L   VA-207 / 563   05.07.2012  Ko ELA-3     EchoStar 17 / MSG 3
 64   Ariane-5ECA     36   L   VA-208 / 564   02.08.2012  Ko ELA-3     Intelsat 20 / HYLAS 2
 65   Ariane-5ECA     37   L   VA-209 / 565   28.09.2012  Ko ELA-3     Astra 2F / GSAT 10
 66   Ariane-5ECA     38   L   VA-210 / 566   10.11.2012  Ko ELA-3     Eutelsat 21B / Star One C3
 67   Ariane-5ECA     39   L   VA-211 / 567   19.12.2012  Ko ELA-3     Skynet 5D / MEXSAT 3
 68   Ariane-5ECA     40   L   VA-212 / 568   07.02.2013  Ko ELA-3     Amazonas 3 / Azerspace/Africasat 1a
 69   Ariane-5ES       4   L   VA-213 / 592   05.06.2013  Ko ELA-3     ATV 4
 70   Ariane-5ECA     41   L   VA-214 / 569   25.07.2013  Ko ELA-3     Alphasat / Insat 3D
 71   Ariane-5ECA     42   L   VA-215 / 570   29.08.2013  Ko ELA-3     Eutelsat 25B/Es'hail 1 / GSAT 7
 72   Ariane-5ECA     43   L   VA-217 / 572   06.02.2014  Ko ELA-3     ABS 2 / Athena-Fidus
 73   Ariane-5ECA     44   L   VA-216 / 571   22.03.2014  Ko ELA-3     Astra 5B / Amazonas 4A
 74   Ariane-5ES       5   L   VA-219 / 593   29.07.2014  Ko ELA-3     ATV 5


Planned:

 75   Ariane-5ECA     45   L   VA-218 / 5xx     .09.2014  Ko ELA-3     MEASAT 3b / Optus 10
 76   Ariane-5ECA     46   L   VA-220 / 5xx     .10.2014  Ko ELA-3     Intelsat 30 (DLA 1) / ARSAT 1
 77   Ariane-5ECA     47   L   VA-221 / 5xx     .xx.2014  Ko ELA-3     SICRAL 2 / Thor 7
 

 xx   Ariane-5ES       x   L   VA-xxx / 5xx     .  .2015  Ko ELA-3     Galileo-FOC FM11 / Galileo-FOC FM12 / Galileo-FOC FM13 / Galileo-FOC FM14
 xx   Ariane-5ES       x   L   VA-xxx / 5xx     .  .2015  Ko ELA-3     Galileo-FOC FM15 / Galileo-FOC FM16 / Galileo-FOC FM17 / Galileo-FOC FM18
 xx   Ariane-5ES       x   L   VA-xxx / 5xx     .  .2015  Ko ELA-3     Galileo-FOC FM19 / Galileo-FOC FM20 / Galileo-FOC FM21 / Galileo-FOC FM22
 xx   Ariane-5ECA      x   L   VA-xxx / 5xx     .  .2016  Ko ELA-3     BepiColombo-MPO / BepiColombo-MMO
 xx   Ariane-5ECA      x   L   VA-xxx / 5xx     .  .2018  Ko ELA-3     JWST


Primary payloads to be manifested:

2014:
DirecTV 14; GSat 16; Star One C4; 

2015:
ARSAT 2; Badr 7; DirecTV 15; DirecTV xx; DSN 1; EchoStar 18; GSat 15; Hispasat AG1*; Intelsat 34; Jabiru 1; MSG 4*; NBN-Co 1A; NBN-Co 1B; 

2016 and later:
BRIsat; EDRS C/HYLAS 3; EchoStar 20; EchoStar 21; Eutelsat 172B; Intelsat 32e; JCSat xx; SGDC 1; Star One D1

unknown:
Intelsat; Intelsat; Intelsat; ViaSat TBD; 

* Satellite might also be launched on a Soyuz-STB Fregat-MT launch vehicle


Failures:

Flight  1: Vehicle veered off course after 37 sec, destroyed
Flight  2: Orbit too low due to roll problem
Flight 10: Orbit too low due to second stage problem
Flight 14: Vulcain-2 engine failed


Launch sites:

Ko  = Centre Spatial Guyanais (CSG), Kourou, French Guiana French Guiana