Confirmed launches

Proton-M • Glonass-M

Launch of first three from eight planned for 2017 satellites operating under Glonass navigational system. Satellites belong to M series of Glonass spacecrafts; each satellite weighs 1415 kg and is operating for at least seven years. It is 3-Axis stabilized, powered by two deployable solar arrays providing up to 1250 W of power and are charging onboard…
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Atlas V 402 • Dream Chaser Test Flight

The Dream Chaser is an American reusable crewed suborbital and orbital[6] lifting-body spaceplane being developed by Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) Space Systems. The Dream Chaser is designed to carry up to seven people to and from low Earth orbit. The vehicle would launch vertically on an Atlas V rocket and land horizontally automatically on conventional…
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Falcon-9 • Zuma

Falcon-9 rocket will deliver to orbit from LC-39A launch site at Kennedy Space Center payload for Northrop Grumman. Falcon-9 will perform landing of the booster after separation with the second stage.
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Epsilon • ASNARO-2

Radar observation satellite designed by Japan Space Systems and NEC Corp. (Advanced Satellite with New System ARchitecture for Observation) will be delivered by  solid-fuel light rocket Epsilon.
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Falcon 9 • Paz

Paz is first Spain radar observation satellite designed in Spain. Manufactured by Astrium España by agreement signed in 2008 with Hisdesat. It will be equipped with X-band synthetic aperture radar (SAR) and will provide data from radar earth observation for Spanish military forces (Spanish Ministry of Defense remains also one of major founders of the project). Hisdesat will be main…
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Falcon 9 HEAVY • Test mission

FALCON-9 test flight with Merlin-1d engines. SpaceX is going to upgrade FALCON HEAVY rocket with Merlin 1d engines, different propellant mix and thrust structure. Probably due the reusable technology which was adopted in FALCON HEAVY and forced reducing payload weight, SpaceX will try to increase payload capacity with stronger engines.
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Delta IV • NROL-47

Classified payload will be delivered by ULA Delta IV rocket launched from SLC-6 at Vandenberg Air Force Station. Payload was provided by National Reconnaissance Office.
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Soyuz-2.1a • Kanopus-V3 & V4

Soyuz 2-1a rocket  with Fregat upper stage will deliver to orbit two observation satellites: Kanopus-V3 and Kanopus-V4, another duo from constellation of 6. Last pair will be launched in 2018. Satellites will monitor weather, natural resources, help in urban planning and mapping.
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Pegasus XL • ICON

Second after planned for 21st November 2016, mission of the Pegasus rocket launch system designed and developed in the late eighties by Orbital ATK. It is air-launched, three stage rocket, with optional fourth stage. With maximal payload mass of 443 kg limited only to low Earth orbit, rocket remains only operational air-launched rocket system for commercial purposes. Pegasus remains in service since 1990…
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Atlas V • AFSPC-11

United Launch Alliance with their flagship Atlas V (551) will realize next mission for U.S. Air Force.  Rocket in 551 configuration will use 5 m wide payload fairing, five SRB boosters and single RL-10A engine installed in Centaur upper stage. As far as the main payload was not unveiled, we know that secondary payload will…
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