Launch Calendar

Whether you plan to travel to see a launch, or just love to follow along with online webcasts, this page will provide you all the information you need to know about upcoming launches from spaceports around the world.

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Last updated: February 18, 2018

Upcoming Launches

Note: All times shown are in Eastern Standard Time.

February 21

๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ(๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ) Soyuz: EgyptSat-A

  • Payload: Remote sensing satellite
  • Launch site: Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
  • Launch scheduled: 11:47 am

February 21/22

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ(๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ/๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ) Falcon 9: PSN 6 & Beresheet

  • Payload: Communications satellite & Lunar Lander
  • Launch site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida
  • Launch scheduled: 8:45 pm

February 22

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ Soyuz: OneWeb Pilot

  • Payload: Crew capsule test
  • Launch site: Sinnamary, French Guiana
  • Launch scheduled: 4:37 pm

NET March 2

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Falcon 9: Crew Dragon Demo 1

  • Payload: Crew capsule test
  • Launch site: Kennedy Space Center, Florida
  • Launch scheduled: 11:00 am

March 8

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ(๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น) Vega: PRISMA

  • Payload: Earth observation satellite
  • Launch site: Kourou, French Guiana
  • Launch scheduled: 8:50 pm

March 13

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธDelta 4: WGS 10 

  • Payload: Geostationary communications satellite
  • Launch site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida
  • Launch scheduled: 6:58 pm

Other Upcoming Launches:

  • TBD February – 
    • Electron: R3D2
  • March 14 – Soyuz: ISS 58S
  • NET March 25 – GSLV Mk.3: Chandrayaan 2
  • March 26 – Soyuz: O3b F5
  • TBD March – 
    • Falcon 9: Radarsat Constellation Mission
  • TBD Q1 2019 – 
    • Pegasus XL: ICON
    • PSLV: EMISat
    • LauncherOne: Inaugural Flight
    • Falcon Heavy: Arabsat 6A

*Notation: Country of launch is shown; the country in parentheses is country of mission origin if this differs from the country of launch.

Launch Archive (from May 1, 2018)

  • February 5, 2019 โ€“ Ariane 5: Hellas-Sat 4/SaudiGeoSat 1 & GSAT 31 (Geo satellite & communications satellite)
  • January 24, 2019 – PSLV: Microsat-R (Imaging satellite)
  • January 23, 2019 – New Shepard: NS-10 (Test flight)
  • January 21, 2019 – Long March 11: Jilin 1 (Imaging Satellites)
  • January 19, 2019 – Delta-4 Heavy: NROL-71 (Classified spy satellite)
  • January 17, 2019 – Epsilon: RAPIS 1 (Demo satellite and secondary payloads)
  • January 11, 2019 – Falcon 9: Iridium Next 66-75 (Communications Satellites)
  • January 10, 2019 – Long March 3B: Chinasat 2D (Communications Satellite)
  • December 26, 2018 – Soyuz: Kanopus-V 5 & 6 (Earth observation satellites)
  • December 23, 2018 – Falcon 9: GPS III SV01 (Navigational satellite)
  • December 20, 2018 – Proton: Blagovest No. 13L (Communications satellite)
  • December 19, 2018 – GSLV Mk.2: GSAT 7A (Communications satellite)
  • December 19, 2018 -&nbsp Soyuz: CSO 1 (Military reconnaissance satellite)
  • December 16, 2018 – Electron: VCLS 1 (10 CubeSats (various))
  • December 13, 2018 – VSS Unity (Test Flight)
  • December 7, 2018 – Long March 3B: Changโ€™e 4 (Lunar Lander/rover)
  • December 6, 2018 – Long March 2D: SaudiSat 5A & 5B (Observational satellites)
  • December 5, 2018 – Falcon 9: CRS 16 (ISS Resupply)
  • December 4, 2018 – (/) Ariane 5: GSAT 11 & GEO-Kompsat 2A (Communication & weather satellites)
  • December 3, 2018 – Falcon 9: Spaceflight SSO-A (Rideshare Payloads)
  • December 3, 2018 – Soyuz: ISS 57S (ISS Crew)
  • November 28, 2018 – PSLV: HySIS (Imaging Satellite)
  • November 20, 2018 – Vega: Mohammed VI-B (Earth Observation Satellite)
  • November 19, 2018 – Long March 3B: Beidou (Navigational Satellites)
  • November 17, 2018 – Antares: NG-10 (ISS Cargo Resupply)
  • November 16, 2018 – Soyuz: Progress 71P (ISS Cargo Resupply)
  • November 15, 2018 – Falcon 9: Esโ€™hail 2 (Communications Satellite)
  • November 14, 2018 – GSLV Mk.3: GSAT 29 (Geosynchronous Satellite)
  • November 10, 2018 – Electron: It’s Business Time (2 Commercial CubeSats & 1 SmallSat)
  • November 6, 2018 – Soyuz: MetOp C (Polar Weather Orbiting Satellite)
  • November 3, 2018 – Soyuz: Glonass M (Navigational Satellite)
  • November 1, 2018 – Long March 3B: Beidou (Navigational Satellite)
  • October 29, 2018 – H-2A: GOSAT 2 & KhalifaSat (Greenhouse Gas Observation Satellite)
  • October 28, 2018 โ€“ Long March 2C: CFOSAT (Navigational Satellite)
  • October 19, 2018 – / Ariane 5: BepiColombo (Mercury Probe)
  • October 17, 2018 – Atlas 5: AEHF 4 (Secure Communications Satellite)
  • October 7, 2018 – Falcon 9: SAOCOM 1A (Earth Observation Satellite)
  • September 25, 2018 – Ariane 5: Horizons 3e & Azerspace 2/Intelsat 38 (Communications Satellites)
  • September 21, 2018 – H-2B: HTV 7 (ISS Cargo Resupply)
  • September 16, 2018 – PSLV: NovaSAR-S & SSTL-S1 (Earth Observation Satellites)
  • September 15, 2018 – Delta 2: ICESat 2 (Ice Monitoring Satellite)
  • September 9, 2018 – Falcon 9: Telstar 18 VANTAGE (Communications Satellite)
  • September 7, 2018 – Long March 2B: Haiyang-1C (Marine Observation Satellite)
  • September 7, 2018 – OS-X1 Test Flight
  • September 5, 2018 – Hyperbola-1Z Test Flight
  • August 25, 2018 – EXOS Aerospace: SARGE Test Flight
  • August 24, 2018 – Long March 3B: Beidou GNSS (Global Navigation Satellites)
  • August 21, 2018 – Vega: Aeolus (Wind Monitoring Satellite)
  • August 11, 2018 – Delta 4-Heavy: Parker Solar Probe
  • August 7, 2018 – Falcon 9: Merah Putih (Communications Satellite)
  • July 30, 2018 – Long March 4B: Gaofen-11 (Observational Satellite)
  • July 28, 2018 – Long March 3B: Beidou-3 (Navigational Satellites)
  • July 25, 2018 – Ariane 5: Galileo 23-26 (Navigational Satellites)
  • July 25, 2018 – Falcon 9: Iridium Next 56-65 (Mobile Communications Satellites)
  • July 22, 2018 – Falcon 9: Telstar 19 VANTAGE (Communications Satellite)
  • July 18, 2018 – New Shepard: M9 (Emergency Motor Test Flight)
  • July 9, 2018 – Soyuz: Progress 70P (ISS Cargo Delivery)
  • July 9, 2018 – Long March 3A: Beidou-2 GNSS (Navigational Satellite)
  • July 8, 2018 – Long March 2C: PRSS (Remote Sensing Satellite)
  • June 29, 2018 – Falcon 9: CRS 15 (ISS Cargo Resupply)
  • June 26, 2018 – Long March 2C: Unknown (Classified)
  • June 17, 2018 – Soyuz: Glonass M (Navigational Satellite)
  • June 12, 2018 – H-2A: IGS Radar 6 (Radar Reconnaissance)
  • June 6, 2018 – Soyuz: ISS 55S (ISS Crew)
  • June 5, 2018 – Long March 3A: Fengyun 2H (Geostationary Weather)
  • June 4, 2018 – Falcon 9: SES 12 (Communications)
  • June 2, 2018 – Long March 2D: Gaofen 6C (Earth Observation)
  • May 22, 2018 – SpaceX – Falcon 9: Iridium Next 51-55 & GRACE Follow-On
  • May 21, 2018 – Orbital ATK – Antares: OA-9
  • May 11, 2018 – SpaceX – Falcon 9: Bangabandhu-1
  • May 5, 2018 – Atlas 5: INSIGHT
  • May 3, 2018 – Long March 3B: Apstar-6C