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Ceres-1 | Golden Bauhinia 1-03 (?)

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Nov. 30, 2021, midnight


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Upcoming Launches


Dec 01, 2021

Falcon 9 Block 5 | Starlink 4-3

SpaceX

Low Earth Orbit Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

A batch of 53 satellites for Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.
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Dec 02, 2021

Soyuz STB/Fregat | 2 x Galileo

Progress Rocket Space Center

Medium Earth Orbit Kourou, French Guiana

Payload consists of two satellites for Europe's Galileo navigation system.
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Upcoming Events


EVA
November 30, 2021

US EVA-78

International Space Station

NASA astronauts Thomas Marshburn and Kayla Barron will venture outside the orbiting outpost to replace the port 1 truss S-Band communications antenna.

Press Event
December 02, 2021

Rocket Lab Neutron Development Update

Rocket Lab will host a major development update about its upcoming Neutron launch vehicle.

Docking
December 08, 2021

Soyuz MS-20 Docking

International Space Station

The Soyuz MS-20 spacecraft will dock to the International Space Station carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin as well as Japanese entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa and his cameraman Yozo Hirano.

Spacecraft Undocking
December 19, 2021

Soyuz MS-20 Undocking

International Space Station

The Soyuz MS-20 spacecraft will undock from the International Space Station carrying ROSCOSMOS cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin as well as Japanese entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa and his cameraman Yozo Hirano.


Long March 3
Success
1 day, 6 hours ago
ChinaSat 1D
Launch Complex 2 (LC-2) - Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

The FH 2 (Feng Huo 2) series are reportedly the second generation of chinese military comsats and data relay satellites. They provide both C-band and…


Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat
Success
2 days, 22 hours ago
Kosmos 2552 (EKS 5/Tundra 5)
43/4 (43R) - Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

The Tundra or EKS (meaning Unified Space System) series of satellites is the next generation of Russian early warning satellites.


Kuaizhou
Success
2 days, 23 hours ago
Shiyan 11
Unknown Pad - Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Unknown Chinese satellite reported for technology development purposes.


Soyuz 2.1b
Success
3 days, 10 hours ago
Uzlovoy Module (UM) "Prichal"
31/6 - Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

The UM (Uzlovoy Module) or NM (Node Module) is a node to be added to the Russian part of the ISS complex. It is also named Prichal. UM will be deliv…


Falcon 9
Success
3 days, 16 hours ago
Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART)
Space Launch Complex 4E - Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) mission is the first-ever mission to demonstrate the capability to deflect an asteroid by colliding a spacecr…


Long March 4C
Success
4 days, 23 hours ago
Gaofen-3 02
Launch Area 4 (SLS-2 / 603) - Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Gaofen (GF) is a series of Chinese civilian remote sensing satellites for the state-sponsored program China High-definition Earth Observation System …


Astra Rocket 3
Success
1 week ago
STP-27AD2
Launch Pad 3B - Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska, USA

Space Force test payload contracted through the Defense Innovation Unit’s Other Transaction Agreement with Astra Space.


Long March 4B
Success
1 week ago
Gaofen-11-03
Launch Complex 9 - Taiyuan, People's Republic of China

Gaofen is a series of civilian Earth observation satellites developed and launched for the China High-definition Earth Observation System (CHEOS), a …


Electron
Success
1 week, 2 days ago
Love At First Insight
Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1A - Onenui Station, Mahia Peninsula, New Zealand

Payload consists of two BlackSky Gen-2 high-resolution multi-spectral Earth observation satellites.


Vega
Success
1 week, 4 days ago
CERES
Ariane Launch Area 1 - Kourou, French Guiana

CERES (CapacitÉ de Renseignement Électromagnétique Spatiale) is a space-based signal intelligence (SIGNIT) system consisting of three satellites cons…


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