Spaceflight Insider

Launch Calendar

Vehicles

More Vehicles

Locations

More Locations

World Map

Clickable Map
 

Past Missions This Year

Jan 11 ChinaSat-2D
casc
Vehicle Long March 3B
Location Xichang Satellite Launch Center LA-2
Time 1:05 AM CST / 2019-01-10 17:05:00Z
Window 35 minutes

A Long March 3B rocket will launch from China's Xichang Space Center carrying the ChinaSat-2D (Zhongxing-2D) satellite. The launch date is currently targeted for January 09, 2019

Jan 24 Microsat-R
isro
Vehicle PSLV-CA
Location Satish Dhawan Space Centre FLP
Time 11:37 PM IST / 2019-01-24 18:07:00Z
Window 4 hours

PSLV C44 rocket launch with Microsat-R satellite will be in new 'PSLV-DL' configuration with only two strap-on solid boosters.

Feb 21 EgyptSat-A
tsskb-progress
Vehicle Soyuz-2
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-31
Time 10:47 PM ALMT / 2019-02-21 16:47:00Z

The EgyptSat-A satellite (also known as MisrSat-A) is scheduled to be launched atop a Soyuz-2.1b rocket with a Fregat-M upper stage from the Baikonur, Cosmodrone in Kazakhstan's LC-31. The spacecraft had been slated to get underway in November of 2018 and is described as being a "high-resolution Earth observation satellite."

Mar 15 Soyuz MS-12
iss tsskb-progress
Vehicle Soyuz-FG
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-1
Time 1:14 AM ALMT / 2019-03-14 19:14:00Z

A Russian government Soyuz rocket will launch the crewed Soyuz spacecraft to the International Space Station with members of the next Expedition crew members: Alexey Ovchinin, Nick Hague (who was previously aboard Soyuz MS-10 which suffered an in-flight abort), and Christina Hammock Koch.

Apr 4 Progress MS-11
iss tsskb-progress
Vehicle Soyuz-2
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-31
Time 5:01 PM ALMT / 2019-04-04 11:01:00Z

The Progress MS-11 mission is a cargo resupply run bound for the International Space Station. The mission has been given the NASA designation of Progress 72 or 72P. The Progress spacecraft are produced by the Russian state space organization - Roscosmos. Progress MS-11 has been loaded with an estimated 5,400 lbs (2450 kg) worth of food, fuel and supplies, including 1,554 lbs (705 kg) of propellant, 110 lbs (50 kg) of oxygen / air as well as 926 (420) kg of water.

May 22 RISAT-2B
isro
Vehicle PSLV-CA
Location Satish Dhawan Space Centre FLP
Time 5:30 AM IST / 2019-05-22 00:00:00Z

The Indian Space Research Organisation is set to launch a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle in its "core alone" configuration, meaning it won't have any strap-on solid rocket motors. It will launch the RISAT-2B radar imaging earth observation satellite. It is expected to be placed in a 555 kilometer orbit inclined 37 degrees.

May 30 Yamal 601
khrunichev
Vehicle Proton-M
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-81
Time 11:42 PM ALMT / 2019-05-30 17:42:00Z

A Proton-M rocket with a Breeze-M upper stage is slated to send the Yamal 601 geostationary communications satellite. The spacecraft was built by ISS Reshetnev and Thales Alenia Space on behalf of Gazprom Space Systems. Once it orbit, it is expected to provide services to Russia, the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.

Jul 5 Meteor M2-2
rka tsskb-progress
Vehicle Soyuz-2
Location Vostochny Cosmodrome LD1
Time 2:41 PM YAKT / 2019-07-05 05:41:00Z

A Russian government Soyuz rocket will launch with the Russian Meteor M2-1 polar-orbiting weather satellite.

Jul 13 Spektr-RG
asiasat khrunichev
Vehicle Proton-M
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-81
Time 6:31 PM ALMT / 2019-07-13 12:31:00Z

A Proton rocket with a Block DM upper stage has been selected to send the Spektr-RG X-ray spacecraft. The mission is a joint endeavor between the Russian and German space agencies and should provide greater data about dark energy and dark matter throughout the universe.

Jul 20 Soyuz MS-13
iss tsskb-progress
Vehicle Soyuz-FG
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-1
Time 10:28 PM ALMT / 2019-07-20 16:28:00Z

A Roscosmos Soyuz-FG rocket will launch a crewed Soyuz spacecraft to the International Space Station with members of Expedition 60: Russian cosmonaut Aleksandr Skvorzov, European Space Agency astronaut Luca Parmitano, and NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan.

Jul 22 Chandrayaan-2
isro
Vehicle GSLV Mk III
Location Satish Dhawan Space Centre SLP
Time 2:43 PM IST / 2019-07-22 09:13:00Z

India's second robotic mission to the Moon will be launched by a GSLV Mk II rocket. The Chandrayaan-2 mission will include an orbiter, lander and rover. Once in orbit around the Moon, the lander/rover combo will detach from the orbiter to descend to the surface. Once landed, the six-wheeled rover will be deployed. Meanwhile, the orbiter will perform remote-sensing activities.

Jul 31 Progress MS-12
iss tsskb-progress
Vehicle Soyuz-2
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-31
Time 6:10 PM ALMT / 2019-07-31 12:10:00Z

A Russian government Soyuz rocket will launch the 73rd Progress cargo delivery ship to the International Space Station.

Aug 6 Blagovest 14L
khrunichev
Vehicle Proton-M
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-81
Time 3:55 AM ALMT / 2019-08-05 21:55:00Z
Window 45 minutes

Blagovest 14L is the fourth and final of four Blagovest communication satellites. It is a high throughput communications satellite used for high speed internet services, TV, radio broadcasting and voice/video networking.

Aug 22 Soyuz MS-14
iss tsskb-progress
Vehicle Soyuz-2
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-31
Time 9:38 AM ALMT / 2019-08-22 03:38:00Z

Soyuz MS-14 will fly with NO crew on a test flight of the "new" Soyuz-2-1A rocket to ISS. This flight is to test and mannend rate the Soyuz 2-1A rocket for future flights.

Sep 11 HTV 8
iss mitsubishi
Vehicle H-IIB
Location Tanegashima Space Center Pad 2
Time 6:33 AM JST / 2019-09-10 21:33:00Z

A Japanese H-2B rocket will launch the eighth H-2 Transfer Vehicle. The HTV serves as an automated cargo vehicle to deliver equipment and supplies to the International Space Station.

Sep 25 Soyuz MS-15
iss tsskb-progress
Vehicle Soyuz-FG
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-31
Time 7:57:43 PM ALMT / 2019-09-25 13:57:43Z

Soyuz MS-15 will bring the Expedition-61 crew (Oleg Skripochka and Jessica Meir) to ISS. The 3rd crew member onboard is Hazza Al Mansouri from the United Arab Emirates, he will make a 10 day trip to ISS and land with the Soyuz MS-12 crew (minus Koch, who will stay on ISS).

Oct 9 Eutelsat 5 West B
eutelsat ils
Vehicle Proton-M (Commercial)
Location Baikonur Cosmodrome LC-200
Time 4:17 PM ALMT / 2019-10-09 10:17:00Z

EUTELSAT 5 West B will be launched in 2019, replacing the EUTELSAT 5 West A satellite currently operating at 5° West. This new digital resource will primarily address broadcast markets in France, Italy and Algeria Fast sheet: https://www.northropgrumman.com/Capabilities/CommunicationsSatellites/Documents/EUTELSAT_5_West_B_Factsheet.pdf