2017-2025 Space Launch Calendar


2017 Space Launches

Month Launch Site Launch Vehicle Payload
Feb Kennedy Space Center, USA SpaceX Falcon 9 Dragon CRS-10
Feb Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan Soyuz Progress 66P
Feb Kennedy Space Center, USA SpaceX Falcon 9 EchoStar 23
Mar Vandenberg AFB, USA ULA Atlas 5 NROL-79
Mar Kourou, French Guiana Arianespace Vega Sentinel 2B
Mar Cape Canaveral, USA ULA Delta 4 Wideband Global SATCOM 9
Mar Kennedy Space Center, USA SpaceX Falcon 9 SES 10
Mar Satish Dhawan Space Center, IN GSLV Mk.2 GSAT 9
Mar Tanegashima Space Center, JP H-2A IGS Radar 5
Mar Cape Canaveral, USA UKA Atlas 5 OA-7
Mar Kourou, French Guiana Ariane 5 ECA SGDC, Koreasat 7
Apr Kennedy Space Center, USA SpaceX Falcon Intelsat 35e
Apr Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan Soyuz Kanopus-V-IK
Apr Vandenberg AFB SpaceX Falcon 9 Formosat 5, Sherpa
Apr Sinnamary, French Guiana Arianespace Soyuz SES 15
Apr Kennedy Space Center, USA SpaceX Falcon 9 Dragon CRS 11
Apr Satish Dhawan Space Center, IN GSLV Mk.3 GSAT 19E
Apr Jiuquan, CH Long March 2D Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope
Apr Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan Soyuz ISS 50S
Apr Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan ILS Proton EchoStar 21
Apr Kourou, French Guiana Ariane 5 ViaSat 2, Eutelsat 172B
Apr Wenchang, CH Long March 7 Tianzhou 1
May Vandenberg AFB, USA Orbital ATK Minotaur-C Google/Sybox SkySat
Jun Plesetsk Cosmodrome, RU Eurockot Rockot Sentinel 5 Precursor
Jun Vandenberg AFB, USA SpaceX Falcon 9 Iridium Next 11-20
Jun Vandenberg AFB, USA ULA Atlas 5 NROL-42
Jun Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan Soyuz Progress 67P
Jun Kwajalein, Marshall Islands Orbital ATK Pegasus XL NASA ICON
Jun Cape Canaveral, USA ULA Atlas 5 AEHF 4
Kennedy Space Center, USA SpaceX Falcon Heavy Demo flight
Jul Kennedy Space Center, USA SpaceX Falcon 9 Koreasat 5A
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, RU Eurockot Rockot Sentinel 3B
Jul Cape Canaveral, USA Orbital ATK Minotaur 4 ORS 5
Jul Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan Soyuz ISS 51S
Aug Cape Canaveral, USA SpaceX Falcon 9 Dragon CRS-12
Aug Cape Canaveral, USA ULA Atlas 5 NASA TDRS M
Aug Vandenberg AFB, USA SpaceX Falcon 9 Iridium Next 21-30
Aug Kourou, French Guiana Arianespace Vega Optsat 3000, Venus
Aug Cape Canaveral ULA Atlas 5 NROL-52
Sep Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan Soyuz ISS 52S
Sep Vandenberg AFB, USA ULA Delta 2 JPSS 1
Kennedy Space Center, USA SpaceX Falcon Heavy USAF Space Test Program-2
Oct Wallops Island, VA Orbital ATK Antares Cygnus OA-8
Oct Vandenberg AFB ULA Delta 4 NROL-47
Oct Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan Soyuz Progress 68P
Oct Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan Soyuz ISS 53S
Cape Canaveral, USA SpaceX Falcon 9 Dragon CRS 13
Nov Wenchang, CH Long March 5 Chang'e 5 lunar sample return
Nov Cape Canaveral, USA ULA Atlas 5 SBIRS GEO 4
Nov Wallops Island, VA Orbital ATK Antares Cygnus OA-9
Nov Kourou, French Guiana Ariane 5 ES Galileo 19-22
Nov Kennedy Space Center SpaceX Falcon 9 Crew Dragon Demo
Kourou, French Guiana Arianespace Vega ADM-Aeolus
Uchinoura Space Center, JP Epsilon ASNARO 2
Cape Canaveral ULA Delta 4 GPS 3-01
Google Lunar XPrize


2018 Noteworthy Space Launches

Month Launch Site Launch Vehicle Payload
May Vandenberg, USA ULA Atlas 5 InSight Mars lander
Jul Cape Canaveral, USA Delta IV Heavy Solar Probe Plus
Sep Kennedy Space Center, USA NASA SLS-1/Orion MPCV Lunar EM-1
Oct Kourou, French Guiana Ariane 5 ECA James Webb Telescope
Oct Cape Canaveral, USA Atlas V ESA Solar Orbiter)
Oct Kourou, French Guiana Ariane 5 ECA dual Mercury orbiters
Dec Satish Dhawan, IN GSLV III Lunar orbiter, lander, rover
China Long March 3 Chang'e 4 lunar lander, rover (far side)
Japan JAXA Epsilon Lunar orbiter, lander, rover


2019-2025 Noteworthy Space Launches

Year Launch Site Launch Vehicle Payload
2019 Uchinoura Space Center, JP JAXA Epsilon SLIM lunar lander
2020 Cape Canaveral, USA ULA Atlas 5 Mars rover
2020 Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan Proton ExoMars rover
2020 Satish Dhawan, IN GSLV III Mars orbiter, lander, rover
2020 China Mars rover
2020 Soyuz Asteroid Impact & Deflection Assessment
2020 Wenchang, CH Long March 5 Chang'e 6 lunar sample return
2020 Naro, South Korea KSLV-2 Lunar orbiter
2022 China - Asteroid Mission
2022 Kourou, French Guiana Ariane 5 ECA JUICE Jupiter moons orbiter
2023 Wenchang, China Ariane 5 ECA Mars lander, rover
2023 Cape Canaveral, USA Atlas V 551 Asteroid Redirect Mission
2023 Cape Canaveral, USA NASA SLS-1 Europa Clipper orbiter, lander
2025 Wenchang, CH CZ-5 Venus orbiter, lander
2025 China Asteroid Sample Return

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