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Launch History

Satellite Name

Company

Type

Award

Launch date

BSAT-4b (B-SAT) Direct Broadcast Services 2018
Star One D2 Star One Fixed Satellite Services 2017
JUPITER™ 3/EchoStar XXIV Hughes Network Systems/EchoStar Broadband 2017
SXM-7 SIRIUS XM Radio Digital Audio Radio Satellite 2016
SXM-8 SIRIUS XM Radio Digital Audio Radio Satellite 2016
Intelsat 39 Intelsat Broadband 2016
EUTELSAT 7C Eutelsat Direct Broadcast Services 2016
TELKOM-4 Telkom Indonesia Direct Broadcast Services 2015 Jun 08, 2018
Telstar 18 VANTAGE Telesat Direct Broadcast Services 2015 Oct 09, 2018
Telstar 19 VANTAGE Telesat Direct Broadcast Services 2015
Azerspace-2/Intelsat 38 Azercosmos/Intelsat Direct Broadcast Services 2015
BSAT-4a Broadcast Satellite System Corporation(B-SAT) Direct Broadcast Services 2015
Amazonas 5 HISPASAT Fixed Satellite Services 2014 Nov 09, 2017
PSN VI PT Pasifik Satelit Nusantara (PSN) Fixed Satellite Services 2014
BulgariaSat-1 Bulgaria Sat Fixed Satellite Services 2014
Intelsat 36 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2014
Hispasat 1F HISPASAT Fixed Satellite Services 2014 Jun 03, 2018
BRIsat PT. Bank Rakyat Indonesia (Persero) Tbk. Fixed Satellite Services 2014
EchoStar XXIII EchoStar Direct Broadcast Services 2014
JCSAT-16 SKY Perfect JSAT Fixed Satellite Services 2014
JCSAT-15 SKY Perfect JSAT Fixed Satellite Services 2014
AsiaSat 9 AsiaSat 9 Fixed Satellite Services 2013
EUTELSAT 65 West A Eutelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2013 Sep 03, 2016
Star One D1 Star One Fixed Satellite Services 2013
Intelsat 34 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2013
JCSAT-14 SKY Perfect JSAT Fixed Satellite Services 2013 Jun 05, 2016
JUPITER™ 2/EchoStar XIX Hughes Network Systems/EchoStar Broadband 2013
EchoStar XVIII EchoStar Direct Broadcast Services 2012
Star One C4 Star One 2012
Sky Muster I nbnCo Limited Broadband 2012
Sky Muster II nbnCo Limited Broadband 2012 Jun 10, 2016
AsiaSat 8 AsiaSat Fixed Satellite Services 2011 May 08, 2014
AsiaSat 6 AsiaSat Fixed Satellite Services 2011 Jun 09, 2014
Intelsat 30/DLA-1 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2011
Intelsat 31/DLA-2 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2011 Sep 06, 2016
THOR 7 Telenor Direct Broadcast Services 2011
Optus 10 SingTel Optus Fixed Satellite Services 2011 Nov 09, 2014
ABS-2 Asia Broadcast Satellite Fixed Satellite Services 2010 Jun 02, 2014
EUTELSAT 25B/Es'hail 1 Eutelsat/Es'hailSat Direct Broadcast Services 2010
Amazonas 3 HISPASAT Direct Broadcast Services 2010 Jul 02, 2013
DIRECTV 14 DIRECTV Fixed Satellite Services 2010 Jun 12, 2014
Anik G1 Telesat Fixed Satellite Services 2010
Satmex 8 Satélites Mexicanos, S.A. de C.V. Fixed Satellite Services 2010
EchoStar XVI EchoStar Direct Broadcast Services 2009
Nimiq 6 Telesat Direct Broadcast Services 2009
Telstar 14R/Estrela do Sul 2 Telesat Fixed Satellite Services 2009
EchoStar XVII EchoStar/Hughes Network Systems, LLC Broadband 2009 May 07, 2012
Intelsat 20 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2009 Jun 08, 2012
Intelsat 19 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2009
AsiaSat 7 AsiaSat Fixed Satellite Services 2009
QuetzSat-1 SES Direct Broadcast Services 2009
SES-5 SES Direct Broadcast Services 2008 Oct 07, 2012
Hispasat 1E HISPASAT Direct Broadcast Services 2008
Intelsat 17 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2008
EchoStar XV EchoStar Direct Broadcast Services 2008 Oct 07, 2010
SES-4 SES NEW SKIES Fixed Satellite Services 2008
ViaSat-1 ViaSat Inc. Broadband 2008
SIRIUS FM-6 SIRIUS XM Radio Digital Audio Radio Satellite 2007
EchoStar XIV EchoStar Direct Broadcast Services 2007
NSS-12 SES NEW SKIES Fixed Satellite Services 2007
Intelsat 14 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2007
Intelsat 25 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2006 Jul 07, 2008
Nimiq 5 Telesat Direct Broadcast Services 2006
TerreStar-2 TerreStar Mobile Satellite Services 2006 Jul 06, 2017
AsiaSat 5 AsiaSat Fixed Satellite Services 2006 Nov 08, 2009
SIRIUS FM-5 SIRIUS XM Radio Digital Audio Radio Satellite 2006
Telstar 11N Telesat Fixed Satellite Services 2006
T-1 was Terrestar-1 TerreStar Mobile Satellite Services 2005 Jan 07, 2009
XM-5 SIRIUS XM Radio Digital Audio Radio Satellite 2005
D-1 was ICO G-1 EchoStar Mobile Satellite Services 2005
Galaxy 18 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2005
EchoStar XI EchoStar Direct Broadcast Services 2004
Galaxy 16 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2004
DIRECTV 9S DIRECTV, Inc Direct Broadcast Services 2003
DIRECTV 8 DIRECTV, Inc Direct Broadcast Services 2003
Galaxy 19 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 2003
DIRECTV 7S DIRECTV, Inc Direct Broadcast Services 2001 Apr 05, 2004
Spainsat HISDESAT, S.A. (HISDESAT Servicios Estrategicos S.A.) Government Programs 2001 Nov 03, 2006
ABS-2i was MBSAT Mobile Broadcasting Company Direct Broadcast Services 2001
Telstar 18 was Apstar-V Telesat Fixed Satellite Services 2001
XTAR-EUR XTAR, L.L.C. (Loral + Hisdesat) Government Programs 2001 Dec 02, 2005
Satmex-6 Satélites Mexicanos, S.A. de C.V. Fixed Satellite Services 2000
AssureSat AssureSat 2000
EchoStar VIII EchoStar Direct Broadcast Services 2000
Echostar IX/Galaxy 23 was Intelsat Americas 13/Telstar 13 EchoStar/Intelsat Direct Broadcast Services 2000 Aug 08, 2003
MTSAT-1R Japanese Ministry of Transport Civil Aviation Bureau and Meteorological Agency Government Programs 2000
Thaicom 4 was IPSTAR Shin Satellite Public Co. Ltd.(ex-Shinawatra Satellite Public Co. Ltd) Broadband 2000 Nov 08, 2005
Telstar 14/Estrela do Sul Telesat Fixed Satellite Services 2000 Nov 01, 2004
Intelsat 907 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1999
Intelsat 906 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1999 Jun 09, 2002
Galaxy 28 was Intelsat Americas 8/Telstar 8 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1999
Optus-C1 Sing Tel Optus & Australian Defence Force (ex-Cable & Wireless Optus, ex-Optus Communications) Government Programs 1999 Nov 06, 2003
WildBlue-1 was iSKY1/KaStar WildBlue Communications Broadband 1999 Aug 12, 2006
Intelsat 905 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1998 May 06, 2002
Intelsat 12 was PAS‑12/Europe*Star-1 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1998
SIRIUS FM-4 was CD Radio 4 SIRIUS XM Radio Digital Audio Radio Satellite 1998
Telstar 12 was Orion 2 Telesat Fixed Satellite Services 1998
Intelsat 904 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1997
Galaxy 27 was Intelsat Americas 7/Telstar 7 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1997
Intelsat 903 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1997
Intelsat 902 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1997
Intelsat 901 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1997 Sep 06, 2001
SIRIUS FM-3 was CD Radio 3 SIRIUS XM Radio Digital Audio Radio Satellite 1997
SIRIUS FM-2 was CD Radio 2 SIRIUS XM Radio Digital Audio Radio Satellite 1997 May 09, 2000
SIRIUS FM-1 was CD Radio 1 SIRIUS XM Radio Digital Audio Radio Satellite 1997
EchoStar V was MCI-1 EchoStar Direct Broadcast Services 1996
L-Star 2 Asia Broadcasting and Communications Network Direct Broadcast Services 1996
L-Star 1 Asia Broadcasting and Communications Network Direct Broadcast Services 1996
EchoStar VI was MCI-2 EchoStar Direct Broadcast Services 1996
Galaxy 26 was Intelsat Americas/Telstar 6 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1996
M2A Pasifik Satelit Nusantara Fixed Satellite Services 1996
Intelsat 8 was PAS-8 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1995 Apr 11, 1998
Intelsat 7 was PAS-7 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1995
Galaxy 25 was Intelsat Americas 5 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1995
Agila 2 was Mabuhay 1 Mabuhay Philippines Satellite Corporation Fixed Satellite Services 1995
APSTAR IIR/Telstar 10 APT Satellite Fixed Satellite Services 1995
MTSAT-1 Japanese Ministry of Transport Civil Aviation Bureau and Meteorological Agency Government Programs 1995
PAS-6 PanAmSat Direct Broadcast Services 1994 Aug 08, 1997
DIRECTV-5 was Tempo 1 DIRECTV, Inc Direct Broadcast Services 1993 Jul 05, 2002
DIRECTV-6 was Tempo 2 DIRECTV, Inc Direct Broadcast Services 1993 Aug 03, 1997
N-Star b JSAT Corporation (aka: Japan Satellite Systems Inc. (JSAT)) (ex-Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) DoCoMo) Fixed Satellite Services 1992 May 02, 1996
N-Star a JSAT Corporation (aka: Japan Satellite Systems Inc. (JSAT)) (ex-Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) DoCoMo) Fixed Satellite Services 1992
Intelsat 708 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1990 Feb 14, 1996
Intelsat 709 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1990
Intelsat 707 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1990
Intelsat 702 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1988
Intelsat 706 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1988
Intelsat 705 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1988
Intelsat 704 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1988 Oct 01, 1995
Intelsat 703 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1988 Jun 10, 1994
Intelsat 701 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1988
Superbird 1B Space Communications Corporation Fixed Satellite Services 1986 Feb 22, 1990
Superbird-2 Space Communications Corporation Fixed Satellite Services 1986 Jan 12, 1992
Superbird-1 Space Communications Corporation Fixed Satellite Services 1986
Superbird 1A Space Communications Corporation Fixed Satellite Services 1986 May 06, 1989
GOES 9 was GOES J National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Government Programs 1985
GOES 12 was GOES M National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Government Programs 1985
GOES 11 was GOES L National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Government Programs 1985 Mar 05, 2000
GOES 10 was GOES K National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Government Programs 1985
GOES 8 was GOES I National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Government Programs 1985
Arabsat 1C Arabsat Government Programs 1980
Intelsat 512 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1980
Arabsat 1B Arabsat Government Programs 1980
Arabsat 1A Arabsat Government Programs 1980 Aug 02, 1985
Intelsat 511 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1980
Intelsat 510 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1980
CS 3 B NASDA Government Programs 1978
CS 3 A TSCJ/NASDA Government Programs 1978
CS 2 B TSCJ/NASDA Government Programs 1978 Jun 08, 1983
CS 2 A TSCJ/NASDA Government Programs 1978 Apr 02, 1983
INSAT 1D Indian Space Research Organization Government Programs 1977 Dec 06, 1990
INSAT 1C Indian Space Research Organization Government Programs 1977
INSAT 1B Indian Space Research Organization Government Programs 1977 Jan 09, 1983
INSAT 1A Indian Space Research Organization Government Programs 1977 Oct 04, 1982
Intelsat 515 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976
Intelsat 514 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976 May 30, 1986
Intelsat 513 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976
Intelsat 509 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976 Jun 09, 1984
Intelsat 508 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976 May 03, 1984
Intelsat 507 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976
Intelsat 506 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976
Intelsat 505 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976
Intelsat 504 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976 May 03, 1982
Intelsat 503 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976
Intelsat 502 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976 Jun 12, 1980
Intelsat 501 Intelsat Fixed Satellite Services 1976
Ayame 2 was ECS 2 NASDA Government Programs 1975 Feb 22, 1980
Ayame 1 was ECS 1 NASDA Government Programs 1975 Feb 06, 1979
ETS II NASDA Government Programs 1974
CS 1 B NASDA/Mitsubishi Electric Corporation of Japan (MELCO) Government Programs 1974
CS 1 A NASDA/Mitsubishi Electric Corporation of Japan (MELCO) Government Programs 1974
GOES 3 was GOES C National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Government Programs 1973
GOES 2 was GOES B National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Government Programs 1973
GOES 1 was GOES A/SMS C National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Government Programs 1973
NATO III D US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1973
NATO III C US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1973
NATO III B US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1973
NATO III A US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1973
SMS 2 was SMS B NASA Government Programs 1970 Jun 02, 1975
SMS 1 was SMS A NASA Government Programs 1970
Skynet 2B United Kingdom Ministry of Defense(UK MoD) Government Programs 1970
Skynet 2A United Kingdom Ministry of Defense(UK MoD) Government Programs 1970
NATO II B US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1967 Feb 02, 1971
NATO II A US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1967
Skynet 1B US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1966 Sep 19, 1970
Skynet 1A US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1966

Satellite Name

Company

Type

Award

Launch date

WorldView Legion DigitalGlobe Imaging 2017
Ka-band Prototype Telesat Communications 2016
Unnamed Unnamed 2016
Unnamed Unnamed Imaging 2015
Unnamed Unnamed Imaging 2015
Unnamed Unnamed Imaging 2015
Unnamed Unnamed Imaging 2015
Unnamed Unnamed Imaging 2015
Unnamed Unnamed Imaging 2015
Skysat-3 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-11 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-10 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-9 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-8 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-7 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-6 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-5 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-4 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-15 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-14 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-13 Planet Imaging 2014
Skysat-12 Planet Imaging 2014
Globalstar 65 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 2000
Globalstar 66 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 2000
Globalstar 67 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 2000
Globalstar 69 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 2000
Globalstar 70 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 2000
Globalstar 71 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 2000
Globalstar 68 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 2000
Globalstar 72 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 2000
Globalstar 47 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Oct 07, 1999
Globalstar 25 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Oct 07, 1999
Globalstar 45 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 44 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 42 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 19 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 46 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 41 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 37 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 22 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 40 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Sep 02, 1999
Globalstar 36 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Sep 02, 1999
Globalstar 23 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Sep 02, 1999
Globalstar 05, 07, 09-13, 16-18, 20-21 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Sep 12, 1998
Globalstar 15 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 14 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 08 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 06 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 04 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 03 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 02 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 01 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 38 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Sep 02, 1999
Globalstar 64 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Aug 02, 2000
Globalstar 63 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Aug 02, 2000
Globalstar 62 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Aug 02, 2000
Globalstar 60 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Aug 02, 2000
Globalstar 39 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 34 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 29 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 59 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 57 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 56 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 31 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 58 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 55 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 50 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 33 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 54 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 53 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 27 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 24 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 48 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 43 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 28 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 26 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994
Globalstar 51 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Oct 07, 1999
Globalstar 35 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Oct 07, 1999
Globalstar 31 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Oct 07, 1999
Globalstar 30 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Oct 07, 1999
Globalstar 52 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Oct 07, 1999
Globalstar 49 Globalstar Mobile Satellite Services 1994 Oct 07, 1999
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9348 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 06, 1968
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9347 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 06, 1968
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9346 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 06, 1968
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9345 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 06, 1968
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9344 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 06, 1968
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9343 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 06, 1968
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9342 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 06, 1968
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9341 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 06, 1968
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9334 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Apr 07, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9333 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Apr 07, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9332 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Apr 07, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9331 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Apr 07, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9328 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 01, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9327 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 01, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9326 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 01, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9325 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 01, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9324 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 01, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9323 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 01, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9322 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 01, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9321 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963 Dec 01, 1967
DSCS I (IDCSP) US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9317 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9316 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9315 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9314 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9313 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9312 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963
DSCS I (IDCSP) 9311 US Air Force/SAMSO Government Programs 1963
Courier 1C Government Programs 1958
Courier 1B US Army Government Programs 1958 Apr 10, 1960
Courier 1A US Army Government Programs 1958 Jun 16, 1960

Satellite Name

Company

Type

Award

Launch date

Psyche NASA/JPL Asteroid Exploration Mission 2017
RSGS DARPA Satellite Servicing 2017
Restore-L NASA Satellite Servicing 2016