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Ceres-1 | Tianyan-16 & Starpool-01A

Galactic Energy | CHN
Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
Dec. 4, 2023, 11:33 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

2 Earth observation and/or communication satellites for MinoSpace (Tianyan-16) & ELLISPACE (Starpool-01A).

Sun-Synchronous Orbit
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Smart Dragon 3 | SatNet test satellite

China Rocket Co. Ltd. | CHN
Sea Launch
Dec. 5, 2023, 7:24 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Officially described as "Satellite-Internet Technology Demonstration Satellite(s)". Probable 1 (?) test satellite for the Chinese state-owned LEO communication satellite constellation SatNet built by Hong Kong ASPACE.

Polar Orbit
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Zhuque-2 | Flight 3

LandSpace | CHN
Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
Dec. 6, 2023, 11:45 p.m.
Status: Go for Launch
Mission:

First operational flight of LandSpace's Zhuque-2 rocket, payload to be determined.

Unknown
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Falcon 9 Block 5 | Starlink Group 6-33

SpaceX | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Dec. 7, 2023, 4:01 a.m.
Status: Go for Launch
Mission:

A batch of 23 satellites for the Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.

Low Earth Orbit B1077 - Flight Proven ( ) Just Read the Instructions
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Falcon 9 Block 5 | Starlink Group 7-8

SpaceX | USA
Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA
December 08, 2023
Status: To Be Confirmed
Mission:

A batch of satellites for the Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.

Low Earth Orbit Unknown F9 - Maiden Flight Of Course I Still Love You
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Falcon Heavy | OTV-7 (X-37B) (USSF-52)

SpaceX | USA
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
TBD December, 2023
Status: To Be Determined
Mission:

It is the seventh flight of the X-37B program. United States Air Force Orbital Test Vehicle is built by Boeing. It's an uncrewed 5000 kg, 8.8 m-long reusable mini-spaceplane capable of autonomous re-entry and landing.

Unknown B1064 - Flight Proven ( ) Landing Zone 1 B1065 - Flight Proven ( ) Landing Zone 2 B1084 - Maiden Flight Atlantic Ocean
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Long March 2D | Unknown Payload

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | CHN
Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
Dec. 10, 2023, 1:58 a.m.
Status: Go for Launch
Mission:

?

Unknown
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Falcon 9 Block 5 | Starlink Group 6-34

SpaceX | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
December 11, 2023
Status: To Be Confirmed
Mission:

A batch of satellites for the Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.

Low Earth Orbit Unknown F9 - Maiden Flight Unknown
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Electron | The Moon God Awakens (QPS-SAR-5)

Rocket Lab | USA
Onenui Station, Mahia Peninsula, New Zealand
Dec. 13, 2023, 4 a.m.
Status: Go for Launch
Mission:

QPS-SAR-5 is a synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) satellite that will join a constellation after QPS-SAR-6 already in orbit. iQPS’s satellites are small, high-performance SAR satellites that use a lightweight, large, stowable antenna to collect high resolution images of Earth, even through clouds and adverse weather conditions.

Low Earth Orbit
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Falcon 9 Block 5 | Ovzon-3

SpaceX | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
TBD December, 2023
Status: To Be Determined
Mission:

Ovzon 3 is a planned small communications satellite of the Swedish / US company Ovzon . The satellite was ordered in December 2018 from Maxar Technologies to meet the demand for increased mobile broadband connectivity in under-served regions. Ovzon selected the new mid-size SSL-500 (Legion class) platform for its first satellite. The satellite will be equipped with a third party built central on-board processor (OBP) attached to high-performance steerable Ku-band beams.

Geostationary Transfer Orbit Unknown F9 - Maiden Flight Landing Zone 1
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South Korean ADD Solid-Fuel SLV (3 stage)
Success
2 days, 2 hours ago
S-STEP
ADD Offshore launch platform - Jeju Island, South Korea

Note: Launch vehicle name is provisional. Prototype small synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) satellite built by Hanhwa Aerospace on a planar satellite…


Long March 2
Success
2 days, 3 hours ago
MisrSat-2
Launch Area 4 (SLS-2 / 603) - Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

MisrSat-2 is an Earth observation satellite for the Egyptian Space Agency built by China, with participation from Egyptian engineers and scientists o…


Falcon 9
Success
3 days, 3 hours ago
Starlink Group 6-31
Space Launch Complex 40 - Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

A batch of satellites for the Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.


Falcon 9
Success
4 days, 12 hours ago
425 Project Flight 1 & rideshare
Space Launch Complex 4E - Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

Note: Name of payload is provisional. First launch of an ultimately 5 reconnaissance satellites for the South Korean Defense Acquisition Program A…


Soyuz 2.1a
Success
4 days, 21 hours ago
Progress MS-25 (86P)
31/6 - Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Progress resupply mission to the International Space Station.


Falcon 9
Success
1 week, 1 day ago
Starlink Group 6-30
Space Launch Complex 40 - Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

A batch of 23 satellites for the Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.


Soyuz 2.1b
Success
1 week, 3 days ago
Razdan No. 1?
43/4 (43R) - Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

Note: Payload identity and Cosmos series number uncertain. The Razdan satellite is reportedly a new electro-optical reconnaissance satellite desi…


Long March 2D/YZ-3
Success
1 week, 5 days ago
3 x SatNet test satellites
Launch Complex 3 (LC-3/LA-1) - Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

Officially described as "Satellite-Internet Technology Demonstration Satellite(s)" built by Chinese Academy of Sciences. Probable 3 (?) test satellit…


Falcon 9
Success
1 week, 6 days ago
Starlink Group 6-29
Space Launch Complex 40 - Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

A batch of 23 satellites for the Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.


Chollima-1
Success
2 weeks ago
Malligyong-1c
Malligyong-1 Pad - Sohae Satellite Launching Station, Cholsan County, North Pyongan Province, Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Malligyong-1c (meaning "Telescope-1") is the third attempt by North Korea to launch a satellite officially declared to be for military reconnaissance…