Mission to success

To put space at the service of a better life on earth, Arianespace guarantees access to space transportation services and solutions for any type of satellite, commercial as well as institutional, into any orbit

Launch status

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upcoming mission

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Ariane Flight VA231

launch date
October 4, 2016
Payload(s)
  • GSAT-18
  • Sky Muster™ II
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completed mission

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Vega Flight VV07

launch date
September 15, 2016
Payload(s)
PerúSAT-1, SkySats-4 to -7
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Launcher family

Ariane 5
The heavy launcher
780 t
Typical liftoff mass
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Soyuz
The medium launcher
308 t
Typical liftoff mass
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Vega
The light launcher
137 t
Typical liftoff mass
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About us

Arianespace is the world’s leading satellite launch company. Founded in 1980, it deploys a family of three launchers – Ariane, Soyuz and Vega – to meet the needs of commercial and government customers.

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