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Kuaizhou-11 | Maiden Flight

ExPace | CHN
Jiuquan, People's Republic of China
April 30, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Test Flight

First flight of the new solid launcher developed by ExPace, subsidiary of CASIC. It will carry 2 communication satellites on this launch.

Low Earth Orbit
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Long March 5B | Maiden Flight

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | CHN
Wenchang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
April 30, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Test Flight

This is the maiden flight of Long March 5B rocket, which is to be used for delivering modules for China's new space station. This launch is also the first test flight for China's new generation crewed spacecraft.


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Long March 3B | Nusantara Dua

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | CHN
Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
May 1, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Long March 3B | Beidou-3 G3

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | CHN
Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
May 1, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Navigation

This satellite is a part of the geostationary component of the 3rd phase of the Chinese Beidou (Compass) satellite navigation system. It features a phased array antenna for navigation signals and a laser retroreflector and additionally deployable S/L-band and C-band antennas.


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Long March 3B/E | APStar-6D

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | CHN
Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
June 16, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Communications

APStar-6D is a commercial communications satellite for APT Satellite Company Ltd under an end-to-end contract signed with China Great Wall Industry Corp. (CGWIC) for satellite production and launch services. It will deliver VSAT, video distribution, Direct-to-home television and cellular backhaul to the Asia-Pacific Region.

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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Long March 3B | Fengyun-4B

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | CHN
Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
June 30, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Long March 6 | Satellogic x 13

China Great Wall Industry Corporation | CHN
Taiyuan, People's Republic of China
July 1, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Earth Science

First batch of remote sensing satellites for Satellogic's constellation.

Low Earth Orbit
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Long March 5 | Huoxing-1 (Mars Global Remote Sensing Orbiter and Small Rover)

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | CHN
Wenchang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
July 1, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Robotic Exploration

This will be China's first mission to Mars. The rover will have 13 instruments detecting things such as topography, soil, environment, atmosphere, studying the distribution of water ice on Mars, physical field and internal structure. Currently with no mission name, the agency has also opened a public competition for name and logo.

Heliocentric N/A
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Long March 4C | Fengyun-3E

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | CHN
Taiyuan, People's Republic of China
Oct. 1, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Long March 5 | Chang'e 5

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation | CHN
Wenchang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China
Nov. 1, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Robotic Exploration

Chang'e 5 is China's robotic sample return mission, which is set to bring back at lest 2 kg of lunar soils and rock samples. The probe will perform a soft landing on the Moon, then rendezvous and dock with the return module in lunar orbit and fly back to the Earth.

Lunar Orbit
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Atlas V 551
Success
3 days, 20 hours ago
AEHF-6
Space Launch Complex 41 - Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

This is the sixth and final satellite in the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) system, which is a series of communications satellites operat...


Long March 2
Success
6 days, 13 hours ago
Yaogan-30-06
Launch Complex 3 ( LC-3 ) ( LA-1 ) - Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

The Yaogan 30-01-01 to 30-01-03 (Remote Sensing Satellite-30-01-01 to 30-01-03) satellites, were launched by CZ-2C rocket from China's Xichang spac...


Soyuz 2.1B
Success
1 week, 1 day ago
OneWeb 3
31/6 - Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

A batch of 34 satellites for the OneWeb satellite constellation, which is intended to provide global Interned broadband service for individual cons...


Falcon 9 Block 5
Success
1 week, 5 days ago
Starlink 5
Launch Complex 39A - Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

A batch of 60 satellites for Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.


Soyuz 2.1B
Success
1 week, 6 days ago
Glonass-M No. 60
43/4 (43R) - Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

Glonass-M, also known as Uragan-M, are the second generation of Uragan satellite design used for GLONASS satellite navigation system. GLONASS is a ...


Long March 7A
Failure
2 weeks ago
Maiden Flight
Wenchang - Wenchang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

This is the first flight of the Long March 7A which is a new configuration of the Long March 7 launch vehicle. The difference is that 7A variant in...


Long March 3
Success
3 weeks ago
Beidou-3 G2
Launch Complex 2 (LC-2) - Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

This satellite is a part of the geostationary component of the 3rd phase of the Chinese Beidou (Compass) satellite navigation system. It features a...


Falcon 9 Block 5
Success
3 weeks, 2 days ago
SpX CRS-20
Space Launch Complex 40 - Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

SpaceX will launch the Dragon spacecraft on their 20th operational cargo delivery mission to the International Space Station. The flight is being c...


Soyuz 2.1A Fregat-M
Success
1 month, 1 week ago
Meridian-M No.19L
43/3 (43L) - Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

Meridian is a series of communications satellite for military and civilian use.


Long March 2D
Success
1 month, 1 week ago
XJS-C, XJS-D, XJS-E, XJS-F
Launch Complex 3 ( LC-3 ) ( LA-1 ) - Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

These are four experimental satellites which will be used mainly to test some Earth observation technologies.