Launch log history

Arianespace has performed missions placing more than 500 satellites into orbit with its three launchers: the heavyweight Ariane, medium-lift Soyuz and lightweight Vega.

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Date Vehicle Number Payload

2016

October 5 Ariane 5 ECA VA231 GSAT-18, Sky Muster™ II
September 15 Vega VV07 PerúSAT-1 and SkySats-4 to -7
August 24 Ariane 5 ECA VA232 Intelsat 33e, Intelsat 36
June 18 Ariane 5 ECA VA230 BRIsat, EchoStar XVIII
May 24 Soyuz VS15 Two Galileo Full Operational Capability (FOC) satellites
April 25 Soyuz VS14 Sentinel-1B, Microscope, Fly Your Satellite!
March 9 Ariane 5 ECA VA229 EUTELSAT 65 West A
January 27 Ariane 5 ECA VA228 Intelsat 29e

2015

December 17 Soyuz VS13 Two Galileo Full Operational Capability (FOC) satellites
December 2 Vega VV06 LISA Pathfinder
November 10 Ariane 5 ECA VA227 Arabsat-6B, GSAT-15
September 30 Ariane 5 ECA VA226 Sky Muster, ARSAT-2
September 11 Soyuz VS12 Two Galileo Full Operational Capability (FOC) satellites
August 20 Ariane 5 ECA VA225 EUTELSAT 8 West B and Intelsat 34
July 15 Ariane 5 ECA VA224 Star One C4, MSG-4
June 22 Vega VV05 Sentinel-2A
May 27 Ariane 5 ECA VA223 DirecTV-15, SKY México-1
April 26 Ariane 5 ECA VA222 THOR 7, SICRAL 2
March 27 Soyuz VS11 Two Galileo Full Operational Capability (FOC) satellites
February 11 Vega VV04 Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle (IXV) spaceplane

2014

December 18 Soyuz VS10 Four O3b connectivity satellites
December 6 Ariane 5 ECA VA221 DIRECTV-14, GSAT-16
October 16 Ariane 5 ECA VA220 Intelsat 30, ARSAT-1
September 11 Ariane 5 ECA VA218 MEASAT-3b, Optus 10
August 22 * Soyuz ST-B VS09 Two Galileo Full Operational Capability (FOC) satellites
July 29 Ariane 5 ES VA219 Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) Georges Lemaître
July 10 Soyuz VS08 Four O3b connectivity satellites
April 29 Vega VV03 KazEOSat-1 (DZZ-HR) satellite
April 3 Soyuz VS07 Sentinel-1A
March 22 Ariane 5 ECA VA216 ASTRA 5B, Amazonas 4A
February 6 Ariane 5 ECA VA217 ABS-2, Athena-Fidus

2013

December 19 Soyuz VS06 Gaia
August 29 Ariane 5 ECA VA215 EUTELSAT 25B/Es’hail 1, GSAT-7
July 25 Ariane 5 ECA VA214 Alphasat, INSAT-3D
June 25 Soyuz VS05 Four O3b Networks satellites
June 5 Ariane 5 ES VA213 Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) Albert Einstein
May 7 Vega VV02 Proba-V, VNREDSat-1, ESTCube-1
February 7 Ariane 5 ECA VA212 Amazonas 3, Azerspace/Africasat-1a
February 6 Soyuz ST-A ST26 Six Globalstar second-generation satellites (from Baikonur Cosmodrome)

2012

December 19 Ariane 5 ECA VA211 Skynet 5D, Mexsat Bicentenario
December 1 Soyuz ST-A VS04 Pléiades 1B
November 10 Ariane 5 ECA VA210 EUTELSAT 21B, Star One C3
October 12 Soyuz ST-B VS03 Two Galileo navigation system IOV (In-Orbit Validation) spacecraft
September 28 Ariane 5 ECA VA209 ASTRA 2F, GSAT-10
September 17 Soyuz 2-1a ST25 Metop-B (from Baikonur Cosmodrome)
August 2 Ariane 5 ECA VA208 Intelsat 20, HYLAS 2
July 5 Ariane 5 ECA VA207 EchoStar XVII, MSG-3
May 15 Ariane 5 ECA VA206 JCSAT-13, VINASAT-2
March 23 Ariane 5 ES VA205 Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) Edoardo Amaldi
February 13 Vega VV01 LARES, ALMASat-1, multiple cubesats

2011

December 29 Soyuz ST24 Six Globalstar second-generation satellites (from Baikonur Cosmodrome)
December 17 Soyuz ST-A VS02 Pléiades 1A, ELISA (x4), SSOT
October 21 Soyuz ST-B VS01 Two Galileo  IOV (In-Orbit Validation) satellites
September 21 Ariane 5 ECA VA204 Arabsat-5C, SES-2
August 6 Ariane 5 ECA VA203 ASTRA 1N, BSAT-3c/JCSAT-110R
July 13 Soyuz ST23 Six Globalstar second-generation satellites (from Baikonur Cosmodrome)
May 20 Ariane 5 ECA VA202 ST-2, GSAT-8
April 22 Ariane 5 ECA VA201 Yahsat Y1A, Intelsat New Dawn
February 16 Ariane 5 ES VA200 Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) Johannes Kepler

2010

December 29 Ariane 5 ECA VA199 Hispasat 1E, KOREASAT 6
November 26 Ariane 5 ECA VA198 Intelsat 17, HYLAS 1
October 28 Ariane 5 ECA VA197 W3B, BSAT-3b
October 20 Soyuz 2 ST22 Six Globalstar second-generation satellites
August 4 Ariane 5 ECA VA196 RASCOM-QAF1R, NILESAT 201
June 26 Ariane 5 ECA VA195 Arabsat-5A, COMS
May 21 Ariane 5 ECA VA194 ASTRA 3B, COMSATBw-2

2009

December 18 Ariane 5 GS V193 Helios 2B
October 29 Ariane 5 ECA V192 NSS-12, THOR 6
October 1 Ariane 5 ECA V191 Amazonas 2, COMSATBw-1
August 21 Ariane 5 ECA V190 JCSAT-12, Optus D3
July 1 Ariane 5 ECA V189 TerreStar-1
May 14 Ariane 5 ECA V188 Herschel, Planck
February 12 Ariane 5 ECA V187 HOT BIRD™ 10, NSS-9, 2 Spirale auxiliary passengers

2008

December 20 Ariane 5 ECA V186 HOT BIRD™ 9, W2M
August 14 Ariane 5 ECA V185 Superbird-7, AMC-21
July 7 Ariane 5 ECA V184 ProtoStar I, BADR-6
June 12 Ariane 5 ECA V183 Skynet 5C, Turksat 3A
April 18 Ariane 5 ECA V182 Star One C2, VINASAT-1
March 9 Ariane 5 ES V181 Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) Jules Verne

2007

December 21 Ariane 5 GS V180 Horizons-2, RASCOM-QAF1
November 14 Ariane 5 ECA V179 Star One C1, Skynet 5B
October 5 Ariane 5GS V178 Intelsat 11, Optus D2
August 14 Ariane 5 ECA V177 SPACEWAY 3, BSAT-3a
May 4 Ariane 5 ECA V176 ASTRA 1L, Galaxy 17
March 11 Ariane 5 ECA V175 Skynet 5A, INSAT 4B

2006

December 8 Ariane 5 ECA V174 WildBlue-1, AMC-18
October 13 Ariane 5 ECA V173 DIRECTV 9S, Optus D1, LDREX-2
August 11 Ariane 5 ECA V172 JCSAT-10, Syracuse 3B
May 27 Ariane 5 ECA V171 Satmex 6, Thaicom 5
March 11 Ariane 5 ECA V170 HOT BIRD™ 7A, SPAINSAT

2005

December 21 Ariane 5G V169 INSAT 4A, MSG-2
November 16 Ariane 5 ECA V168 Spaceway 2, Telkom 2
October 13 Ariane 5G V167 Syracuse 3A, Galaxy 15
August 11 Ariane 5G V166 THAICOM 4 (IPSTAR)
February 12 Ariane 5 ECA V164 XTAR-EUR, Sloshsat, Maqsat-B2 test package

2004

December 18 Ariane 5G V165 Helios IIA, six supplemental payloads
July 17 Ariane 5G V163 Anik F2
March 2 Ariane 5G V158 Rosetta

2003

December 28 Soyuz/Fregat ST12 AMOS 2
September 27 Ariane 5G V162 INSAT 3E, e-BIRD™, SMART-1
June 11 Ariane 5G V161 Optus Defence C1, BSAT-2c
April 9 Ariane 5G V160 INSAT 3A, GALAXY XII
February 15 Ariane 44L V159 Intelsat 907

2002

December 17 Ariane 44L V156 NSS-6
December 11 * Ariane 5 V157 HOT BIRD™7, STENTOR
September 6 Ariane 44L V154 Intelsat 906
August 28 Ariane 5 V155 ATLANTIC BIRD™1, MSG 1
July 5 Ariane 5 V153 Stellat 5, N-STAR c
June 5 Ariane 44L V152 Intelsat 905
May 3 Ariane 42P V151 Spot 5
April 16 Ariane 44L V150 NSS-7
March 28 Ariane 44L V149 JCSAT-8, ASTRA 3A
February 28 Ariane 5 V145 Envisat
February 23 Ariane 44L V148 Intelsat 904
January 23 Ariane 42L V147 INSAT-3C

2001

November 26 Ariane 44LP V146 DirecTV-4S
September 25 Ariane 44P V144 Atlantic Bird 2
August 30 Ariane 44L V143 Intelsat 902
July 12 * Ariane 5 V142 Artemis, BSAT-2b
June 7 Ariane 44L V141 Intelsat 901
March 8 Ariane 5 V140 Eurobird, BSAT-2a
February 7 Ariane 44L V139 Skynet 4F, Sicral
January 10 Ariane 44P V137 Türksat 2A, Eurasiasat 1

2000

December 19 Ariane 5 V138 Astra 2D, GE-8, Aurora III, LDREX
November 15 Ariane 5 V135 PAS 1R ( Amsat P3D, STRV 1D)
November 12 Ariane 44L V136 Anik F 1
October 29 Ariane 44LP V134 Europe*Star 1
October 6 Ariane 42L V133 N-SAT-110
September 14 Ariane 5 V130 Astra 2B, GE-7
September 6 Ariane 44P V132 Eutelsat W1
August 17 Ariane 44LP V131 Brasilsat B4, Nilesat 102
April 18 Ariane 42L V129 Galaxy IVR
March 21 Ariane 5 V128 AsiaStar, Insat 3B
February 17 Ariane 44LP V127 SUPERBIRD-4
January 24 Ariane 42L V126 Galaxy XR

1999

December 21 Ariane 44L V125 Galaxy XI
December 10 Ariane 5 V119 XMM
December 3 Ariane 40 V124 Helios 1B, auxiliary payload (Clementine)
November 13 Ariane 44LP V123 GE-4
October 19 Ariane 44LP V122 Orion 2
September 25 Ariane 44LP V121 Telstar 7
September 4 Ariane 42P V120 KOREASAT 3
August 12 Ariane 42P V118 TELKOM 1
April 2 Ariane 42P V117 INSAT 2E
February 26 Ariane 44L V116 ARABSAT 3A, SKYNET 4E

1998

December 21 Ariane 42L V115 PAS-6B
December 5 Ariane 42L V114 SATMEX 5
October 28 Ariane 503 V113 ARD, MAQSAT 3
October 28 Ariane 44L V112 AFRISTAR, GE-5
October 5 Ariane 44L V111 W2, SIRIUS 3
September 16 Ariane 44LP V110 PAS-7
August 25 Ariane 44P V109 ST-1
April 28 Ariane 44P V108 BSAT-1b, NILESAT-101
March 23 Ariane 40 V107 SPOT 4
February 27 Ariane 42P V106 HOT BIRD 4
February 4 Ariane 44LP V105 BRASILSAT B3, INMARSAT-3F5

1997

December 20 Ariane 42L V104 INTELSAT 804
December 2 Ariane 44P V103 JCSAT-5, EQUATOR-S
November 12 Ariane 44L V102 CAKRAWARTA-1, SIRIUS-2
October 30 Ariane 502 V101 TEAMSAT
September 23 Ariane 44L V100 INTELSAT 803
September 2 Ariane 44L V99 HOTBIRD-3, METEOSAT-7
August 8 Ariane 44L V98 PAS 6
June 25 Ariane 44L V97 INTELSAT 802
June 3 Ariane 44P V96 INMARSAT-3F4, INSAT-2D
April 16 Ariane 44L V95 BSAT-1A, THAICOM 3
February 28 Ariane 40 V94 INTELSAT 801
January 30 Ariane 44P V93 GE-2, NAHUEL 1A

1996

November 13 Ariane 44LP V92 ARABSAT 2B, MEASAT 2
September 10 Ariane 44L V91 ECHOSTAR 2
August 7 Ariane 42P V90 TELECOM 2D, ITALSAT 2
July 9 Ariane 42L V89 ARABSAT 2A, TURKSAT 1C
June 15 Ariane 44P V87 INTELSAT 709
June 4 * Ariane 501 V88 4 CLUSTER
May 15 Ariane 44L V86 PALAPA C2, AMOS
April 20 Ariane 42P V85 MSAT 1
March 14 Ariane 44LP V84 INTELSAT 707
February 5 Ariane 44P V83 N-STAR B
January 12 Ariane 44L V82 PAS-3R, MEASAT-1

1995

December 6 Ariane 44L V81 TELECOM 2C, INSAT 2C
November 16 Ariane 44P V80 ISO
October 18 Ariane 42L V79 TELSTAR 402 R
September 23 Ariane 42L V78 TELSTAR 402 R
August 29 Ariane 44P V77 N-STAR A
August 3 Ariane 42L V76 PAS-4
July 7 Ariane 40 V75 HELIOS 1A, 2 auxiliary payloads (CERISE & UPM/LB SAT)
June 9 Ariane 42P V74 DBS-3
May 17 Ariane 44LP V73 INTELSAT 706
April 10 Ariane 40 V72 ERS-2
March 28 Ariane 44LP V71 BRASILSAT B2, HOTBIRD 1

1994

December 1 * Ariane 42P V70 PAS-3
October 31 Ariane 42P V69 ASTRA 1 D
October 7 Ariane 44L V68 SOLIDARIDAD 2, THAICOM 2
September 8 Ariane 42L V67 TELSTAR 402
August 10 Ariane 44LP V66 BRASILSAT B1, TURKSAT 1B
July 8 Ariane 44L V65 PAS – 2, BS-3N
June 17 Ariane 44LP V64 INTELSAT VII F2, 2 auxiliary payloads (STRV 1A & STRV 2A)
January 24 * Ariane 44LP V63 EUTELSAT 2 F5, TURKSAT 1A

1993

December 17 Ariane 44L V62 DBS-1, THAICOM 1
November 19 Ariane 44LP V61 SOLIDARIDAD 1, METEOSAT-6
October 22 Ariane 44LP V60 INTELSAT VII F1
September 25 Ariane 40 V59 SPOT 3, 6 auxiliary payloads (STELLA, ITAMSAT, EYESAT A, KITSAT B, POSAT A & HEALTHSAT 1)
July 22 Ariane 44L V58 HISPASAT 1 B, INSAT II B
June 24 Ariane 42P V57 GALAXY IV
May 11 Ariane 42L V56 ASTRA 1C, 1 auxiliary payload (ARSENE)

1992

December 1 Ariane 42P V55 SUPERBIRD A1
October 27 Ariane 42P V54 GALAXY VII
September 10 Ariane 44LP V53 HISPASAT 1A, SATCOM C3
August 10 Ariane 42P V52 TOPEX-POSEIDON, 2 auxiliary payloads (KITSAT A & S80/T)
July 9 Ariane 44L V51 INSAT II A, EUTELSAT 2 F4
April 15 Ariane 44L V50 TELECOM 2B, INMARSAT 2 F4
February 26 Ariane 44L V49 SUPERBIRD B1, ARABSAT 1C

1991

December 16 Ariane 44L V48 TELECOM 2A, INMARSAT 2 F3
October 29 Ariane 44L V47 INTELSAT VI F1
September 29 Ariane 44P V46 ANIK E1
August 14 Ariane 44L V45 INTELSAT VI F5
July 16 Ariane 40 V44 ERS 1, four auxilliary payloads (TUBSAT, SARA, UOSAT F & ORBCOM X)
April 4 Ariane 44P V43 ANIK E2
March 2 Ariane 44LP V42 ASTRA 1B, MOP 2
January 15 Ariane 44L V41 EUTELSAT 2 F2, ITALSAT 1

1990

November 20 Ariane 42P V40 SATCOM C1, GSTAR IV
October 12 Ariane 42L V39 GALAXY VI, SBS 6
August 30 Ariane 42LP V38 EUTELSAT 2 F1, SKYNET 4C
July 24 Ariane 44L V37 DFS2, TDF 2
February 22 * Ariane 44L V36 SUPERBIRD B, BS-2X
January 21 Ariane 40 V35 SPOT 2, six auxilliary payloads (MICROSAT A,B,C & D & UOSAT D & E)

1989

October 27 Ariane 44L V34 INTELSAT VI F2
August 8 Ariane 44LP V33 TV SAT 2, HIPPARCOS
July 11 Ariane 3 V32 OLYMPUS
June 5 Ariane 44L V31 SUPERBIRD A, DFS 1
April 1 Ariane 2 V30 TELE-X
March 6 Ariane 44LP V29 JCSAT 1, MOP 1
January 26 Ariane 2 V28 INTELSAT V F15

1988

December 27 Ariane 44LP V27 SKYNET 4B, ASTRA 1A
October 27 Ariane 2 V26 TDF 1
September 8 Ariane 3 V25 GSTAR III, SBS 5
July 21 Ariane 3 V24 INSAT 1C, ECS 5
June 15 Ariane 44LP V23 PAS 1, METEOSAT, P2 Amsat III
May 17 Ariane 2 V22 INTELSAT V F13
March 11 Ariane 3 V21 SPACENET III, TELECOM 1C

1987

November 20 Ariane 2 V20 TV-SAT 1
September 15 Ariane 3 V19 AUSSAT K3, ECS 4

1986

May 30 * Ariane 2 V18 INTELSAT V F14
March 28 Ariane 3 V17 GSTAR II, BRASILSAT S2
February 21 Ariane 1 V16 SPOT, VIKING

1985

September 12 Ariane 3 V15 SPACENET F3, ECS 3
July 2 Ariane 1 V14 GIOTTO
May 7 Ariane 3 V13 GSTAR I, TELECOM 1B
February 8 Ariane 3 V12 ARABSAT 1A, BRASILSAT S1

1984

November 9 Ariane 3 V11 SPACENET II, MARECS B2
August 4 Ariane 3 V19 ECS-2, TELECOM 1A
May 22 Ariane 1 V9 SPACENET 1
March 4 Ariane 1 V8 INTELSAT V – F8

1983

October 18 Ariane 1 L7 INTELSAT V – F7
June 16 Ariane 1 L6 ECS-1, OSCAR 10

1982

September 9 * Ariane 1 L5 MARECS B, SIRIO

1981

December 19 Ariane 1 L04 CAT, MARECS A
June 19 Ariane 1 L03 METEOSAT, CAT, APPLE

1980

May 23 * Ariane 1 LO2 FIREWHEEL, CAT, OSCAR

1979

December 24 Ariane 1 L01 Technological Capsule (CAT)

 

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