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  • Arianespace Flight VA253 – Ariane 5 mission for two customers, Intelsat and B-SAT, is scheduled at the end of July.
  • Falcon 9 launch with SXM 7 digital audio broadcasting satellite is scheduled to take place on 1 August 2020 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
  • New packages: HD+ by Astra, ORF Digital, Parabole Maurice, Orange Reunion, Parabole Reunion, Shaw Direct, Parabole Mayotte.

  • 9 April 2020: Long March 3B fails to orbit Palapa N1 satellite

China's Long March 3B carrier suffered a third stage failure during Palapa N1 commercial launch mission for Indonesia and this caused total loss of the satellite.

  • New packages: Fransat, Orby TV, Satelio, OpenView, Xtra TV, BeIn, Tivibu, My-HD, My-HD GMA, Ethiosat.

  • 26 March 2020: Atlas V rocket launches AEHF 6 satellite for U.S. Space Force

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., (March 26, 2020) – A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the sixth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) communications satellite for the U.S. Space Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center lifted off from Space Launch Complex-41 on March 26 at 4:18 p.m. EDT. This marks the 83rd successful launch of an Atlas V rocket, 138th launch for ULA and first mission for the U.S. Space Force. Full article

  • 17 March 2020: Intelsat selects SpaceX to launch Intelsat-40e satellite in 2022

McLean, VA – Intelsat (NYSE: I) has selected SpaceX as its launch partner for Intelsat 40e (IS-40e). The launch is planned for 2022 on SpaceX’s American-built Falcon 9 launch vehicle. Full article

  • 18 February 2020: JCSAT 17 and GEO Kompsat-2B satellites launched by Ariane 5 ECA

On Tuesday, February 18 at 22:18 UTC (Universal Time Coordinates), Arianespace successfully launched two satellites using an Ariane 5 rocket from the Guiana Space Center (CSG), Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana (South America): JCSAT-17 for the Japanese operator SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation, and GEO-KOMPSAT-2B for the Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI). Full article


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