Confirmed launches

Soyuz-2-1b • Glonass-M

 A Soyuz-2-1b/Fregat-M duo will deliver to orbit Glonass-M No. 52 satellite. Spacecraft built by ISS Reshetnev will support Russian Glonass navigation system. Launch will be conducted from Plesetsk Cosmodrome.
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Falcon-9 1.2V • SES 11/EchoStar 105

Next joint mission of SpaceX and Luxembourg SES Company. SES-11 is broadcasting satellite providing cover with range of its 24 C band and 24 Ku band transponders North America, including Hawaii, Mexico and the Caribbean. Satellite will replace AMC-15 and in case of failure AMC-18 spacecrafts at 105° W; it will remain on this position for at least 15 years. SES-11…
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Delta IV • GPS-3 1st

First satellites from third generation of GPS satellites and first in history build by Lockheed Martin. It will be also ultimate GPS-3 satellite launched on atop of Delta IV rocket. Satellite will be lifted to circular orbit with inclination at 55.0° and altitude of 20200 km. Satellites will remain operational for 15 years. Satellite is based on A2100 bus…
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Atlas V • NROL-42

Next highly confidential mission for National Reconnaissance Office conducted by United Launch Alliance with their proven Atlas V rocket. Rocket with 5 m wide payload fairing, four SRB boosters and single RL-10A engine in Centaur upper stage, will be launched from SLC-3E launch site.
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Antares 230 • Cygnus OA-8

First in 2017 and second after two years break mission of Cygnus spacecraft with Antares 230 as launch vehicle. Again Cygnus robotic spacecraft will deliver to International Space Station almost 4800 kg of payload including hardware, scientific experiments and food for crew members.
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Rokot • Sentinel-5P

Scheduled launch of next satellite developed and manufactured for ESA Copernicus program by Airbus Defence and Space. This time Sentinel-5P will help in research and analysis of chemical composition of the atmosphere. It will be equipped Tropomi, which is special device for atmosphere monitoring designed by Airbus Defence and Space. Satellite will weigh around 900 kg and…
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Soyuz-2.1A • Progress MS-07

Another cargo mission with 2450 kg of supplies for International Space Station. Upgraded Progress MS will be launched from Baikonur on atop of Soyuz-2.1A from Baikonur Cosmodrome. It will be second Russian cargo mission in 2017 after Progress MS-05 planned for February with Soyuz-U as launch vehicle.
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Soyuz-FG • Soyuz MS-07

Mission of three members of Expedition 54 to International Space Station. Inside Soyuz MS-07  Commander Sergey Ryazansky of the Roscosmos, Flight Engineer 1 Norishige Kanai of JAXA and Flight Engineer 2 Scott D Tingle (NASA) will travel to ISS after launch with Soyuz-FG, latest version of Soyuz rocket suitable for manned missions performed from Baikonur…
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Delta II • JPSS-1

JPSS-1 satellite is developed under most recent weather observation and forecasting program. It was developed for U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) by NASA. Satellite is based on bus by Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. with following payload: Visible/Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite (VIIRS), Cross-track Infrared Sounder (CrIS), Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder (ATMS), Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite (OMPS)…
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