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Astra Rocket 3.1 | Maiden Flight
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Aug. 7, 2020, 2 a.m.
This is the first orbital attempt of Astra Space small satellite launch vehicle. Rocket carries no payload for this flight.subject View Launch
Aug 07, 2020Low Earth Orbit Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
A batch of 57 satellites for Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system. This launch will also carry two BlackSky Earth-imaging satellites as a rideshare.
Aug 14, 2020Kourou, French Guiana
Galaxy-30 is a geostationary communications satellite for Intelsat. Satellite is built by Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems (NGIS) and is planned to provide video distribution and broadcast services to customers in North America. Galaxy 30 satellite is launched in tandem with MEV-2 vehicle. MEV-2, which stands for Mission Extension Vehicle-2, is ...
October 01, 2020Stennis Space Center, Mississippi
The core stage of the 'Space Launch System' will undergo a 'Green Run' test, where the stage and major components will be tested as a full stack to ensure safety of the vehicle. Part of the testing will involve a 8 minute 'Hot Fire' of the core stage, demonstrating performance similar to an actual launch.
October 14, 2020International Space Station
The Soyuz MS-17 spacecraft will dock to the International Space Station carrying three new Expedition 63 crew members : ROSCOSMOS cosmonauts Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov as well as NASA astronaut Kathleen Rubins.
October 20, 2020101955 Bennu
The OSIRIS-REx is a NASA asteroid study and sample-return mission. The mission's main goal is to obtain a sample of at least 60 grams from 101955 Bennu, a carbonaceous near-Earth asteroid, and return the sample to Earth for a detailed analysis. Rehearsals will be performed before the sampling event, during ...
December 01, 2020Earth
When Hayabusa-2 flies past Earth in December 2020, it will release the capsule spinning at one revolution per three seconds. The capsule will re-enter the Earth's atmosphere at 12 km/s and it will deploy a radar-reflective parachute at an altitude of about 10 km, and eject its heat-shield, while transmitting ...
Long March 2D
Gaofen-9-04Launch Area 4 (SLS-2 / 603) - Jiuquan, People's Republic of China
Starship SN5 150m HopSpaceX South Texas Launch Site - SpaceX Space Launch Facility, TX, USA
Ekspress-80 & Ekspress-103200/39 (200L) - Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
Atlas V 541
Mars 2020 (Perseverance rover & Ingenuity helicopter)Space Launch Complex 41 - Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Long March 4
Ziyuan-3-03Launch Complex 9 - Taiyuan, People's Republic of China
Progress MS-15 (76P)31/6 - Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
Long March 5
Tianwen-1 (Mars Global Remote Sensing Orbiter and Small Rover)Wenchang - Wenchang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
Falcon 9 Block 5
ANASIS-IISpace Launch Complex 40 - Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Hope (Emirates Mars Mission)Osaki Y LP1 - Tanegashima, Japan
NROL-129Launch Area 0 B - Wallops Island, Virginia, USA
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