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H-IIA • Telstar-12V

JAXA is going to launch in first commercial mission HII-A rocket in upgraded version F29. The payload will be broadcast and telecommunication satellite TELSTAR 12V operated by Telesat Canada Ltd. Telesat is going to update TELSTAR 12 satellites to version 12V to provide better coverage for Brazil and East Africa.
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Long March 3B • LaoSat-1

Laos is getting close to date of launch of their first satellite. Designed under contract between Laos and China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC), LaoSat-1 communications satellite will be put into orbit at 128.5° East. Based on DFH-4 bus, with weight up to 5200 kg, operational life of 15 years and 22 transponders (14 for C band and 8 Ku band) will…
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Soyuz-2.1b • Tundra-12L

Russia planned to continue modification of fleet of early warning observation and communication satellites. Tundra-12L is second satellite from series of six designated to replace US-K and US-KMO satellites (part of OKO system started in 1972). Tundra had been developed since 2000 with final contracted signed in 2007 by Russian Ministry of Defense with RKK Energia. Tundra known also as…
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Ariane-5 ECA • Gsat-15/Arabsat-6

It is going to be 227th Arianne launch. This time payload are two satellites, GSAT-15 and ARABSAT-6B. GSAT-15  was developed by Indian space research organization with liftoff mass 3150 kg. ARABSAT-6B is one of sixth generation of broadcasting satellites with liftoff mass 6100kg. It was created by Airbus Defense and Space for Arabsat – organization founded…
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Ariane 5 • Badr 7 GSAT 15

Ariane 5 is the cornerstone of Europe’s independent access to space. A significant part of the exploitation costs is financed through commercial activity. The November mission with Arabsat-6B and GSAT-15 is designated Flight VA227 in Arianespace's numbering system, signifying the 227th launch of an Ariane vehicle since the series of European-built launchers began operation in…
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Long March 3B • Chinasat-2C

Chinasat-2C is communication satellite, which according some sources will be launched on 3rd November 2015. Chinasat satellites are operated by China Direct Broadcast Satellite Company. Moreover some of Chinasat (6B version) are utilized for short wave jamming on China territory. Long March 3B rocket is designed as three stage construction with four liquid fueled boosters. First…
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Long March 3B • Apstar 9

A Chinese Long March 3B rocket take to an orbit a Apstar 9 communications satellite. Pastor 9 will ensure commercial video broadcast, VSAT connectivity and cellular backhaul services over the Asia-Pacific and Southeast Asia for APT Satellite.
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Atlas V • GPS 2F-11

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket, also known as AV-060, will launch the U.S. Air Force’s 11th Block 2F navigation satellite for the Global Positioning System. The rocket will fly in the 401 vehicle configuration with a four-meter fairing, no solid rocket boosters and a single-engine Centaur upper stage. Delayed from 2015/08/16 and 2015/08/22.
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Atlas V 401 • Block IIF-11 (SV-12)

11th GPS satellite - BLOCK IIF-11 (SV-12) is going to be launched from Cape Canaveral. Block IIF is one of the satellites from Air Force modernization program with updated anti-jam system, doubled accuracy and planned orbit life 12 years. Boeing as a contract winner from 1996 is closing to finish  –  this mission is going…
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Super Strypi • ORS 4

Super Strypi is a three stage solid fueled rocket designed to cost effectively orbit small satellites. It has been developed by Sandia National Laboratory. The rocket is rail-launch and spin stabilized with fixed fins. It uses a cold gas attitude control system during second and third stage flight. Super Strypi can boost 275 kg to…
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