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Emeraude family

Emeraude

Saphir

Diamant-A

Diamant-B

Diamant-BP4 (Starlette) [CNES]

Version Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4
Emeraude (VE-121) * Emeraude / Vexin - - -
Saphir (VE-231) * Emeraude / Vexin P2.2 - -
Diamant-A Emeraude / Vexin P2.2 P0.6 -
Diamant-B Azur (L17) / Valois P2.2 P0.68 -
Diamant-BC Azur (L17) / Valois Rita-1 / P4 P0.68 (?)
Diamant-BP4 Azur (L17) / Valois Rita-1 / P4 P0.68 -
No: TypeNo:  Type                    Date           LS       Payload

 1     1     Emeraude                15.06.1964 *F  Ha B     R&D
 2     2     Emeraude                17.06.1964 *F  Ha B     R&D
 3     3     Emeraude                20.10.1964 *F  Ha B     R&D
 4     4     Emeraude                27.02.1965 *   Ha B     R&D
 5     5     Emeraude                13.05.1965 *   Ha B     R&D
 6     1     Saphir                  05.07.1965 *   Ha B     Reentry P1
 7     2     Saphir                  10.07.1965 *F  Ha B     Reentry P2
 8     3     Saphir                  09.10.1965 *   Ha B     Reentry P3
 9     1     Diamant-A               26.11.1965     Ha B     Asterix (A 1)
10     2     Diamant-A               17.02.1966     Ha B     Diapason (D 1A)
11     4     Saphir                  13.03.1966 *   Ha B     Reentry G1
12     5     Saphir                  18.03.1966 *   Ha B     Reentry G2
13     6     Saphir                  28.03.1966 *   Ha B     Reentry R2
14     7     Saphir                  05.04.1966 *   Ha B     Reentry R1
15     8     Saphir                  23.06.1966 *   Ha B     Reentry R4
16     9     Saphir                  05.10.1966 *   Ha B     Reentry R3
17    10     Saphir                  28.10.1966 *   Ha B     Reentry G3
18    11     Saphir                  02.11.1966 *   Ha B     Reentry G4
19    12     Saphir                  02.12.1966 *F  Ha B     Reentry R5
20    13     Saphir                  13.12.1966 *   Ha B     Reentry R6
21    14     Saphir                  19.01.1967 *   Ha B     Reentry G5
22    15     Saphir                  27.01.1967 *   Ha B     Reentry G6
23     3     Diamant-A               08.02.1967  P  Ha B     Diadème 1 (D 1C)
24     4     Diamant-A               15.02.1967     Ha B     Diadème 2 (D 1D)
25     1     Diamant-B               10.03.1970     Ko ELD   Dial-WIKA / Dial-MIKA
26     2     Diamant-B               12.12.1970     Ko ELD   Péole
27     3     Diamant-B               15.04.1971     Ko ELD   Tournesol (D 2A)
28     4     Diamant-B               05.12.1971  F  Ko ELD   Polaire  (D 2A)
29     5     Diamant-B               21.05.1973  F  Ko ELD   Pollux (D 5A) / Castor (D 5B) 
30     1     Diamant-BP4             06.02.1975     Ko ELD   Starlette (BETA)
31     2     Diamant-BP4             17.05.1975     Ko ELD   Pollux (D 5A) / Castor (D 5B)
32     3     Diamant-BP4             27.09.1975     Ko ELD   Aura (D 2B)



Launch sites:

Ha  = Centre interarmées d’essais d’engins spéciaux (CIEES), Hammaguir, Algeria Algeria
Ko  = Centre Spatial Guyanais (CSG), Kourou, French Guiana French Guiana


F	failure
P	partal Failure