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S-30 family

Sonda-3

VS-30

VS-30 Orion

VSB-30 [AEB]

Version Stage 1 Stage 2
Sonda-3 S-30 S-20
Sonda-3M1 S-30 S-23
Sonda-3M2 S-30 S-24
VS-30 S-30 -
VS-30 EPL-ME S-30 EPL-ME / L-5
VS-30 Orion S-30 Orion / M22E8
VSB-30 S-31 S-30
Nr TypeNr  Vehicle         Serial   Date              LS         Payload

 1    1    Sonda-3         XV-01    26.02.1976  * F   BdI        Serido
 2    2    Sonda-3         XV-02    21.09.1976  *     BdI        ?
 3    3    Sonda-3         XV-03    31.03.1977  *     BdI        ?
 4    4    Sonda-3         XV-04    19.10.1977  *     BdI        ?
 5    5    Sonda-3         XV-05    26.04.1978  *     BdI        ?
 6    6    Sonda-3 M1      XV-06    27.09.1978  *     BdI        ?
 7    7    Sonda-3 M2      XV-07    23.08.1979  *     BdI        ?
 8    8    Sonda-3 M1      XV-08    27.08.1980  *     BdI        ?
 9    9    Sonda-3         XV-09    22.12.1980  *     BdI        ?
10   10    Sonda-3 M1      XV-10    10.12.1981  *     BdI        ?
11   11    Sonda-3         XV-11    30.06.1982  *     BdI        BIME Test Flight
12   12    Sonda-3         XV-12    08.09.1982  *     BdI        GL A20.123-01 BIM
13   13    Sonda-3         XV-13    13.09.1982  *     BdI        GL A20.123-02 BIM
14   14    Sonda-3         XV-14    17.09.1982  *     BdI        Colored Bubble
15   15    Sonda-3         XV-15    18.09.1982  *     BdI        Colored Bubble
16   16    Sonda-3         XV-16    01.06.1983  *     BdI        Manicor
17   17    Sonda-3         XV-17    31.10.1983  *     WI         GL A20.327-01  (IMS)
18   18    Sonda-3         XV-18    14.11.1983  *     WI         GL A20.327-02  (IMS)
19   19    Sonda-3         XV-19    26.07.1984  *     BdI        ?
20   20    Sonda-3         XV-20    11.12.1985  *     BdI        ?
21   21    Sonda-3         XV-21    01.11.1986  *     BdI        INPE-003/8
22   22    Sonda-3         XV-22    30.11.1990  *     BdI ?      ?
23   23    Sonda-3         XV-23    29.04.1991  *     BdI ?      ?
24   24    Sonda-3         XV-24    01.06.1992  *     Al         MULTIFOT
25   25    Sonda-3         XV-25    17.11.1993  *     BdI ?      ?
26   26    Sonda-3         XV-26?   19.12.1995  *     Al         ?
27    1    VS-30           XV-01    28.04.1997  *     Al         DLR AL-VS30-223
28    2    VS-30           XV-02    12.10.1997  *     And        RONALD (DLR AL-VS30-226)
29    3    VS-30           XV-03    31.01.1998  *     And        RONALD 2 (DLR AL-VS30-229)
30    4    VS-30           XV-04    15.03.1999  *     Al         San Marcos
31    5    VS-30           XV-05    06.02.2000  *     Al         Lencois Maranhenses
32    1    VS-30 Orion     XV-01    21.08.2000  *     Al         Baronesa
33         Sonda-3         XV-30    09.12.2000  *     BdI        Alecrim
34         Sonda-3         XV-31    12.05.2002  *     BdI        Parnamirim F2 Glow-2
35    2    VS-30 Orion     XV-02    23.11.2002  *     Al         Piraperna
36    6    VS-30           XV-06    01.12.2002  *     Al         Cumã
37    1    VSB-30          XV-01    29.09.2004  *     Al         Cajuana
38    3    VS-30 Orion     V03      27.10.2005  *     And        SHEFEX 1 (DLR)
39    2    VSB-30          V02      01.12.2005  *     Es         TEXUS 42 (EML 1)
40    3    VSB-30          V03      10.05.2006  *     Es         TEXUS 43
41    4    VSB-30          V04      19.07.2007  *     Al         Cumã II
42    7    VS-30           V07      16.12.2007  *     BdI        Angicos
43    4    VS-30 Orion     V04      31.01.2008  *     And        ARR HotPay-2
44    5    VSB-30          V05      07.02.2008  *     Es         TEXUS 44 (EML 2)
45    6    VSB-30          V06      21.02.2008  *     Es         TEXUS 45
46    7    VSB-30          V08      15.05.2008  *     Es         MASER 11
47    5    VS-30 Orion     V05      05.12.2008  *     Sva        ICI 2
48    8    VSB-30          V09      22.11.2009  *     Es         TEXUS 46
49    9    VSB-30          V10      29.11.2009  *     Es         TEXUS 47
50   10    VSB-30          V07      12.12.2010  *     Al         MICROG 1A
51   11    VSB-30          V15      29.03.2011  *     Es         TEXUS 49
52   12    VSB-30          V14      27.11.2011  *     Es         TEXUS 48
53    8    VS-30           V08      02.12.2011  *     BdI        Brasil-Alemanha
54    6    VS-30 Orion     V06      03.12.2011  *     Sva        ICI 3
55   13    VSB-30          V16      13.02.2012  *     Es         MASER 12
56    7    VS-30 Orion              23.04.2012  * F   And        HIFiRE 5
57    8    VS-30 Orion     V07      13.09.2012  *     And        HIFiRE 3
58    9    VS-30 Orion     V10      08.12.2012  *     Al         Iguaiba
59   14    VSB-30                   12.04.2013  *     Es         TEXUS 50
60    9    VS-30           V09      28.06.2013  *     And        WADIS 1
61   10    VS-30                    15.07.2013  *     Es         MAPHEUS 4
62   10    VS-30 Orion              18.09.2013  * F   And        ScramSpace 1
63    1    VS-30 EPL-ME    V-13     01.09.2014  *     Al         EPL-ME


Launch sites:

Al  = Alcantara Space Center (CLA), Brazil Brazil
And = Andøya Rocket Range, Andøya, Nordland, Norway Norway
BdI = Centro de Lancamento da Barreira do Inferno, Natal, Rio Grande N, Brazil Brazil
Es  = ESRANGE, Kiruna, Sweden Sweden
Sva = Svalbard Rocket Range (SvalRak), Ny Ålesund, Svalbard, Norway Norway
WI  = Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, Virginia, USA USA


Failures:

Flight 10: rocket strayed off course and unstable ascent due to an unexpected event during ignition in the first stage motor