Launch Schedule 2014

Planned Satellite Launches 2014

Last Revised: 16.12.2013

Satellite
Longitude
Date
Info
Vehicle
Site
Prime Contractor
Satellite Platform
Mass(kg)
Coverage
Link
Operator
ABS 2 75 E
23 January
50 Ku and 32 C and 8 Ka tps
Alt. names: ST 3, KOREASAT 8
Ariane 5 ECA
Kourou
Space Systems/Loral
1300
6000
Asia Broadcast Satellite
ATHENA FIDUS-
23 January
Ka tps for military communicationsAriane 5 ECA
Kourou
Thales Alenia Space
Spacebus 4000B2
3000
-Italy
France
TDRS L-
24 January
02:11-02:51
data relay satelliteAtlas 5 401
Cape Canaveral
Boeing Space
601HP
-
-NASA
GSAT 1474 EJanuary6 Ku and 6 C tpsGSLV
Sriharikota
India Space Research Organisation
I-2K
1980
-ISRO
TURKSAT 4A42 E 10 February 28 Ku and 2 Ka tps Proton M
Baikonur
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
DS2000
4910
FootprintTurksat
AMAZONAS 4A61 W
February
24 Ku tpsAriane 5 ECA
Kourou
Orbital Sciences Corporation
GeoStar 2
3200
FootprintHispasat
ASTRA 5B31.5 E
February
40 Ku and 6 Ka tps and L-band payload for EGNOSAriane 5 ECA
Kourou
EADS Astrium
Eurostar E3000
6000
FootprintSES
EXPRESS AT156 E
4 March
32 Ku tpsProton M
Baikonur
ISS Reshetnev
Express 1000H
1800
FootprintRSCC
EXPRESS AT2140 E4 March16 Ku tpsProton M
Baikonur
ISS Reshetnev
Express 1000H
1250
FootprintRSCC
EXPRESS AM4R80 E
March
28 Ku and 2 Ka and 30 C and 3 L tpsProton M
Baikonur
EADS Astrium
Eurostar E3000
5755
FootprintRSCC
INMARSAT 5 F2  55 W
March
161 Ka, 89 spot beams Proton M
Baikonur
Boeing Space
702HP
6104
Inmarsat
MEASAT 3B91.5 E
March
48 Ku tps
Alt. name: JABIRU 2
Ariane 5 ECA
Kourou
EADS Astrium
Eurostar E3000
5800
FootprintMeasat
ASIASAT 6 / THAICOM 7120 E
1st Quarter
28 C tpsFalcon 9
Cape Canaveral
Space Systems/Loral
1300
-
FootprintAsiasat
Thaicom
ELEKTRO-L214.5 W
1st Half
weather satellite
Alt. name: GOMS 2 NO.2
Zenit 3F
Baikonur
NPO Lavochkin
-
1766
-RosHydroMet
ARSAT 171.8 W
April
24 Ku tpsAriane 5 ECA
Kourou
INVAP
Arsat Bus
2900
FootprintArsat

EUTELSAT 3B
 
3 E
April
30 Ku and 12 C and 9 Ka tps Zenit 3SL
Odyssey
EADS Astrium
Eurostar E3000
6000
Eutelsat
LYBID48 EApril30 Ku
First satellite of Ukraine
Zenit 3SLB
Baikonur
ISS Reshetnev
Express 1000HT
1845
FootprintUkrkosmos
ASIASAT 8100.5 E
April
24 Ku and Ka tpsFalcon 9
Cape Canaveral
Space Systems/Loral
1300
-
FootprintAsiasat

TURKSAT 4B
 
50 E June 18 Ku, 1 C, 12 Ka spot beams Proton M
Baikonur
Mitsubishi Electric
DS2000
4980
Turksat

ASTRA 2G
 
28.2 E
2nd Quarter
64 Ku and 3 Ka tps Proton M
Baikonur
EADS Astrium
Eurostar E3000
~6000
SES
DIRECTV 1499.2 W
2nd Quarter
Ka tpsAriane 5 ECA
Kourou
Space Systems/Loral
1300
6502
FootprintDirecTV USA
LUCH 5V-2nd QuarterS tps
data & military relay satellite
Proton M
Baikonur
ISS Reshetnev
Express 1000
-
-Roscosmos
KAZSAT 358.5 E2nd Quarter28 Ku tpsProton M
Baikonur
ISS Reshetnev
Express 1000HTA
1600
FootprintKazcosmos
YAMAL 40190 E
2nd Quarter
36 Ku and 17 C tpsProton M
Baikonur
ISS Reshetnev
Express 2000
3150
FootprintGazprom Space Systems
THOR 71 W
middle of year
11 Ku and several Ka tpsAriane 5 ECA
Kourou
Space Systems/Loral
1300
4000
FootprintTelenor
MEXSAT 1113 WsummerL tps
Alt. name: CENTENARIO
Proton M
Baikonur
Boeing Space
702HP
5800
FootprintMexico
EXPRESS AM814 W
August
16 Ku and 24 C and 2 L tpsProton M
Baikonur
ISS Reshetnev
Express 1000HTB
2100
FootprintRSCC
INTELSAT 3095 W
3rd Quarter
72 Ku and 10 C tps
Alt. name: DLA 1
Ariane 5 ECA
Kourou
Space Systems/Loral
1300
6000
-Intelsat
STAR ONE C470 W
3rd Quarter
48 Ku tpsAriane 5
Kourou
Space Systems/Loral
1300
5860
-Embratel
SICRAL 237 E
September
UHF and SHF payload for military communications
Alt. name: SYRACUSE 3C
Ariane 5 ECA
Kourou
Thales Alenia Space
Spacebus 4000B3
4400
-Italy
France

EXPRESS AM7
 
40 E
September
36 Ku and 24 C and 2 L tps Proton M
Baikonur
EADS Astrium
Eurostar E3000
5700
RSCC

INMARSAT 5 F3
 
144 E
2nd Half
161 Ka, 89 spot beamsProton M
Baikonur
Boeing Space
702HP
6300
FootprintInmarsat
ARSAT 281 W
end of year
16 Ku and 4 C tpsAriane 5 or Soyuz
Kourou
INVAP
Arsat Bus
>3000
FootprintArsat
DIRECTV 1599 W-119 W
end of year
30 Ku and 24 Ka and 18 Reverse Band tpsAriane 5
Kourou
EADS Astrium
Eurostar E3000
6300
-DirecTV USA
HISPASAT AG1 -
end of year
24 Ku and 3 Ka tps, REDSAT payload
Alt name: HISPASAT 2A
Ariane 5
Kourou
OHB System
SmallGeo
3200
-Hispasat
TURKMENSPACE 1/MONACOSAT52 Elate 2014 or early 201538 Ku tpsFalcon 9
Cape Canaveral
Thales Alenia Space
Spacebus 4000C2
4731
FootprintTurkmenistan
SSI Monaco

GSAT 15
 
93.5 E
-
24 Ku tps and 2 GAGAN channels Ariane 5
Kourou
India Space Research Organisation
I-3K
3150
-
ISRO

VIASAT 2
 
115 W
-
Ka tps - -
-
-
-
Viasat

AMOS 7
 
40 W
-
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-
-
-Amos Spacecom

FENGYUN 2H
 
86.5 E-weather satelliteLong March 3A
Xichang
China Academy of Space Technology
-
1361
-China NSMC

HIMAWARI 8
 
140 E-weather satelliteH-2A
Tanegashima
Mitsubishi Electric
DS2000
-
-JAXA
MUOS 3-
-
military comsatAtlas 5 551
Cape Canaveral
Lockheed Martin Space
A2100M
-
-U.S. Department of Defense
AFRICASAT 2A5.7 E-Ku, C--
-
-
FootprintMeasat
MEASAT 2A148 E
-
Ku, C--
-
-
FootprintMeasat
NIGCOMSAT 242.5 E--Long March 3B/E
Xichang
-
-
-
-Nigcomsat
LUCH 4167 E
-
6 S tps
data relay satellite
Proton M
Baikonur
ISS Reshetnev
-
3000
FootprintRoscosmos
IRNSS 2-
-
navigation satellitePSLV
Sriharikota
India Space Research Organisation
I-1K Bus
1370
-ISRO
IRNSS 3-
-
navigation satellitePSLV
Sriharikota
India Space Research Organisation
I-1K Bus
1370
-ISRO
CHINASAT 1551.5 E-Ku and C and KaLong March 3B/E
Xichang
China Academy of Space Technology
DFH-4
-
-Chinasatcom
GSAT 6 83 E
-
5 S and 5 C tps
mobile satellite services for India
Alt. name: INSAT 4E
GSLV
Sriharikota
India Space Research Organisation
I-2K
2132
-
ISRO
GSAT 4R74 E--GSLV
Sriharikota
India Space Research Organisation
I-2K
2200
-ISRO
GSAT 7A--4 Ku and 3 C and 1 S and UHF tps for military communicationsGSLV
Sriharikota
India Space Research Organisation
I-2K
2550
-ISRO
GSAT 1174 E-32 Ku and 8 Ka tps
16 Ku spot beams over India
2 Ka spot beams over New Delhi and Bangalore
-
-
India Space Research Organisation
I-4K
4000
-ISRO
GSAT 1655 E-36 C and 12 Ku tpsAriane 5
Kourou
India Space Research Organisation
I-3K
3150
-ISRO
EXPRESS AM653 E-44 Ku and 14 C and 12 Ka and 2 L tpsProton M
Baikonur
ISS Reshetnev
Express 2000
3400
FootprintRSCC
ARABSAT 6A30.5 E-Ku and C tps-
-
-
-
-
-Arabsat
ARABSAT 6E34.5 E-Ku and Ka and C tps-
-
-
-
-
-
Arabsat
EUROPASAT31 E
-
20 S and 3 Ka tps
Possibly put on hold
Proton M
Baikonur
Thales Alenia Space
Spacebus 4000C3
5700
FootprintInmarsat
CHINASAT 9A92.2 E
-
22 Ku tps
Ex: SINOSAT 4
Possibly put on hold
Long March 3B/E
Xichang
China Academy of Space Technology
DFH 4
5100
FootprintChinasatcom
OPTUS 10164 E-24 Ku tpsAriane 5 ECA
Kourou
Space Systems/Loral
1300
3200
-Optus
CHINASAT M--27 Ku tps
Alt. name: ZHONGXING M
Long March 3B/E
Xichang
China Academy of Space Technology
DFH 4
5400
FootprintChinasatcom
FENGYUN 2G105 E-weather satelliteLong March 3A
Xichang
Shanghai Academy of Spaceflight Technology
-
1361
-China NSMC