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  • Frits Westra
    Forwarded by: fwestra@hetnet.nl Originally from: owner-jsr@head-cfa.harvard.edu Original Subject: Jonathan s Space Report, No. 443 Original Date: Mon,
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      Original Date: Mon, 1 Jan 2001 18:51:44 -0500 (EST)

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      Jonathan's Space Report

      No. 443 2001 Jan 1, Cambridge, MA
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      Here's my traditional annual launch summary. Regular programming
      will resume next issue.
      ORBITAL PAYLOADS 2000

      PART 1 - List and current status

      Orbits are given for late Dec 2000:
      perigee (km) x apogee (km) x inclination (deg)


      INT'L NAME AGENCY TYPE LAUNCH ORBIT OR STATUS
      DESIGN. DATE
      ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      -
      - Mir RAK Station - 304 x 325 x 51.6
      - Int. Space Station NASA/RAK Station - 364 x 375 x 51.6

      01A DSCS III B-8 USAF Commsat Jan 21 35780?x 35790?x 0.0?
      02A Galaxy 10R Panamsat Commsat Jan 25 35785 x 35787 x 0.0 123W
      03A Zhongxing-22 CAST Commsat Jan 25 35771 x 35803 x 0.0 98E
      04A JAWSAT USAF Tech Jan 27 749 x 809 x 100.2
      04B OCS USAF Calib Jan 27 604 x 631 x 100.2
      04C OPAL USAF Tech Jan 27 750 x 804 x 100.2
      04D Falconsat USAF Tech Jan 27 750 x 805 x 100.2
      04E ASUSAT USAF Commsat Jan 27 750 x 804 x 100.2
      05A Progress M1-1 RAK Cargo Feb 1 Deorbited over Pacific Apr
      27
      06A Kosmos-2369 MO RF Sigint Feb 3 844 x 857 x 71.0
      07A Hispasat 1C Hispasat Commsat Feb 3 35774 x 35800 x 0.0 30W
      04H DARPA Picosat 21 DARPA Tech Feb 3 746 x 796 x 100.2
      08A Globalstar 60 Globalstar Commsat Feb 8 910 x 932 x 52.0
      08B Globalstar 62 Globalstar Commsat Feb 8 1412 x 1415 x 52.0
      08C Globalstar 63 Globalstar Commsat Feb 8 920 x 931 x 52.0
      08D Globalstar 64 Globalstar Commsat Feb 8 910 x 929 x 52.0
      09A Gruzovoy Maket Lavochkin Tech Feb 8 575 x 608 x 64.9
      F01 Astro-E ISAS Astronomy Feb 10 Reentered over E Africa?
      Feb 10
      04L JAK SCU Tech Feb 11 744 x 797 x 100.2
      04M STENSAT AMSAT-NA Commsat Feb 11 747 x 801 x 100.1
      10A Endeavour STS-99 NASA JSC Spaceship Feb 11 Landed at KSC Feb 22
      10A SRTM NASA/JPL Lab Feb 11 Attached to STS-99
      11A Garuda 1 ACES Commsat Feb 12 35769 x 35807 x 2.4 123E
      04J Thelma SCU Tech Feb 12 747 x 797 x 100.2
      04K Louise SCU Tech Feb 12 746 x 800 x 100.2
      12A Superbird 4 SCC Commsat Feb 18 35779 x 35793 x 0.0 162E
      13A Ekspress 6A Intersp. Commsat Mar 12 35776 x 35798 x 0.0 80E
      14A MTI USAF Imaging Mar 12 566 x 601 x 97.4
      F02 ICO F-1 ICO Commsat Mar 12 Failed to orbit
      15A Dumsat Starsem Tech Mar 20 292 x 17869 x 64.8
      16A Asiastar Worldspace Commsat Mar 21 35772 x 35802 x 0.0 105E
      16B Insat 3B ISRO Commsat Mar 21 35761 x 35812 x 0.1 83E
      17A IMAGE NASA GSFC Science Mar 25 1510 x 45364 x 89.3
      18A Soyuz TM-30 RAK Spaceship Apr 4 Landed in Kazakstan Jun 16
      19A Sesat Eutelsat Commsat Apr 17 35772 x 35800 x 0.0 36E
      20A Galaxy IVR Panamsat Commsat Apr 19 35779 x 35793 x 0.0 99W
      21A Progress M1-2 RAK Cargo Apr 25 Deorbited over Pacific Oct
      15
      22A GOES 11 NOAA Imaging May 3 35764 x 35810 x 0.1 106W
      23A Kosmos-2370 MO RF Imaging May 3 232 x 313 x 64.7
      24A DSP F20 USAF Early Warn May 8 35780?x 35790?x 0.0?
      25A GPS SVN51 USAF Navsat May 11 20121 x 20243 x 55.0
      26A Simsat 1 Eurockot Tech May 16 540 x 554 x 86.4
      26B Simsat 2 Eurockot Tech May 16 541 x 550 x 86.4
      27A Atlantis STS-101 NASA JSC Spaceship May 19 Landed at KSC May 29
      27A Spacehab-DM Spacehab Lab May 19 Attached to STS-101
      28A Eutelsat W4 Eutelsat Commsat May 24 35775 x 35797 x 0.0 36E
      29A Gorizont No. 45L KS Commsat Jun 6 35777 x 35796 x 1.0 145E
      30A TSX-5 USAF Tech Jun 7 404 x 1689 x 69.0
      31A Ekspress 3A Intersp. Commsat Jun 24 35766 x 35807 x 0.1 11W
      32A Feng Yun 2 CASC Imaging Jun 25 35778 x 35791 x 0.7 104E
      33A Nadezhda MO RF Navsat Jun 28 681 x 705 x 98.2
      33B Tsinghua Tsinghua Imaging Jun 28 682 x 707 x 98.2
      33C SNAP-1 SSTL Tech Jun 28 685 x 704 x 98.2
      34A TDRS 8 NASA GSFC Commsat Jun 30 35683 x 35892 x 6.7 151W
      35A Sirius CD Radio 1 Sirius Commsat Jun 30 24556 x 47003 x 63.3 66W
      36A Kosmos-2371 MO RF Commsat Jul 4 35770 x 35802 x 1.1 80E
      37A Zvezda RAK Station Jul 12 Docked to Zarya
      38A Echostar VI Echostar Commsat Jul 14 35779 x 35793 x 0.0 119W
      39A MITA ASI Science Jul 15 385 x 435 x 87.3
      39B CHAMP DLR Science Jul 15 411 x 468 x 87.3
      39C Rubin OHB Tech Jul 15 406 x 458 x 87.3
      40A GPS SVN44 USAF Navsat Jul 16 20054 x 20309 x 55.2
      41A Samba ESA Science Jul 16 18023 x119774 x 89.4
      41B Salsa ESA Science Jul 16 18275 x119522 x 89.4
      42A Sindri P99-1 USAF Imaging Jul 19 533 x 570 x 97.8
      43A PAS 9 Panamsat Commsat Jul 28 35775 x 35801 x 0.1 58W
      44A Progress M1-3 RAK Cargo Aug 6 Deorbited over Pacific Nov
      1
      45A Rumba ESA Science Aug 9 18238 x119560 x 89.4
      45B Tango ESA Science Aug 9 18275 x119522 x 89.4
      46A Brasilsat B4 Embratel Commsat Aug 17 35773 x 35799 x 0.0 92W
      46B Nilesat 102 Nilesat Commsat Aug 17 35765 x 35807 x 0.0 7W
      47A USA 152 NRO Radar? Aug 17 684 x 691 x 68.0
      48A DM-F3 Boeing/HB Tech Aug 23 212 x 19547 x 27.6
      49A Raduga-1 MO RF Commsat Aug 28 35765 x 35797 x 1.2 50E
      50A Zi Yuan 2 CASC Imaging Sep 1 487 x 496 x 97.4
      51A Sirius CD Radio 2 Sirius Commsat Sep 5 24521 x 47051 x 63.4 64W
      52A Eutelsat W1 Eutelsat Commsat Sep 6 35776 x 35797 x 0.0 10E
      53A Atlantis STS-106 NASA JSC Spaceship Sep 8 Landed at KSC Sep 20
      53A Spacehab-DM Spacehab Lab Sep 8 Attached to STS-106
      54A Astra 2B SES Commsat Sep 14 35768 x 35804 x 0.0 28E
      54B GE 7 Americom Commsat Sep 14 35783 x 35789 x 0.0 137W
      55A NOAA 16 NOAA Imaging Sep 21 847 x 864 x 98.8
      56A Kosmos-2372 MO RF Imaging Sep 25 211 x 286 x 64.8
      57A Tiungsat 1 BKSA Imaging Sep 26 636 x 654 x 64.6
      57B Megsat 1 Megsat Science Sep 26 631 x 649 x 64.6
      57C Unisat Sapienza Science Sep 26 637 x 663 x 64.6
      57D Saudisat 1A KACST Commsat Sep 26 633 x 650 x 64.6
      57E Saudisat 1B KACST Commsat Sep 26 638 x 659 x 64.6
      58A Kosmos-2373 MO RF Imaging Sep 28 Landed in Russia? Nov 14
      59A GE-1A Americom Commsat Oct 1 35777 x 35795 x 0.1 108E
      60A N-SAT-110 SCC/JSAT Commsat Oct 6 35780 x 35793 x 0.0 110E
      61A HETE 2 MIT/NASA Astronomy Oct 9 592 x 634 x 2.0
      62A Discovery STS-92 NASA JSC Spaceship Oct 11 Landed at Edwards AFB Oct
      24
      62 PMA-3 NASA MSFC Station Oct 11 Docked to Unity
      62 ITS Z1 NASA MSFC Station Oct 11 Docked to Unity
      63A Kosmos-2374 MO RF Navsat Oct 13 19121 x 19138 x 64.8
      63B Kosmos-2375 MO RF Navsat Oct 13 19126 x 19133 x 64.8
      63C Kosmos-2376 MO RF Navsat Oct 13 19034 x 19225 x 64.8
      64A Progress M-43 RAK Cargo Oct 16 Docked to Mir
      65A DSCS III B-11 USAF Commsat Oct 20 35780?x 35790?x 0.0?
      66A Thuraya 1 Thuraya Commsat Oct 21 35754 x 35817 x 6.2 44E
      67A GE 6 Americom Commsat Oct 21 35776 x 35798 x 0.0 72W
      68A EuropeStar F1 EuropeStar Commsat Oct 29 35773 x 35800 x 0.0 45E
      69A Beidou 1A CASC Navsat Oct 30 35772 x 35803 x 0.1 140E
      70A Soyuz TM-31 RAK Spaceship Oct 31 Docked to Zvezda
      71A GPS SVN41 USAF Navsat Nov 10 20106 x 20271 x 55.1
      72A PAS 1R Panamsat Commsat Nov 16 34600 x 37051 x 0.1 58W
      72B AMSAT-Oscar-40 AMSAT-DL Commsat Nov 16 355 x 58974 x 6.2
      72C STRV-1c DERA Tech Nov 16 680 x 39789 x 6.3
      72D STRV-1d DERA Tech Nov 16 601 x 39623 x 6.3
      73A Progress M1-4 RAK Cargo Nov 16 357 x 369 x 51.6
      74A QuickBird 1 EarthWatch Imaging Nov 20 Reentered over Uruguay Nov
      21
      75A EO-1 NASA GSFC Imaging Nov 21 701 x 703 x 98.2
      75B SAC-C CONAE Imaging Nov 21 672 x 706 x 98.3
      75C Munin IRF Science Nov 21 697 x 1800 x 95.4
      76A Anik F1 Telesat Commsat Nov 21 31654 x 40070 x 0.2
      77A Sirius CD Radio 3 Sirius Commsat Nov 30 24482 x 47083 x 63.4 66W
      78A Endeavour STS-97 NASA JSC Spaceship Dec 1 Landed at KSC Dec 11
      78 ITS P6 NASA MSFC Station Dec 1 Docked to ITS Z1
      79A EROS A1 ImageSat Imaging Dec 5 488 x 503 x 97.3
      80A USA 155 NRO Commsat? Dec 6 35780?x 35790?x 0.0
      81A Astra 2D SES Commsat Dec 20 En route to GEO
      81B GE 8/Aurora III Americom Commsat Dec 20 En route to GEO
      81C LDREX NASDA Tech Dec 20 214 x 35786 x 2.0
      82A Beidou 1B CASC Navsat Dec 20 197 x 41781 x 25.0
      F03 Gonets-D1 RAK Commsat Dec 27 Failed to orbit
      F03 Gonets-D1 RAK Commsat Dec 27 Failed to orbit
      F03 Gonets-D1 RAK Commsat Dec 27 Failed to orbit
      F03 Strela-3 MO RF Commsat Dec 27 Failed to orbit
      F03 Strela-3 MO RF Commsat Dec 27 Failed to orbit
      F03 Strela-3 MO RF Commsat Dec 27 Failed to orbit


      PART 2: Manufacturers/Designers.
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      -
      Des Name Manufacturer Bus

      01A DSCS III B-8 LM-VF DSCS III
      02A Galaxy 10R Hughes HS-601HP
      03A Zhongxing-22 CAST DFH-3
      04A JAWSAT Weber State MPA
      04B OCS L'Garde OCSE
      04C OPAL Stanford OPAL
      04D Falconsat USAF Academy Falconsat
      04E ASUSAT Arizona State ASUSAT
      05A Progress M1-1 Energiya/Progress Progress M1
      06A Kosmos-2369 Yuzhnoe Tselina-2
      07A Hispasat 1C Alcatel Spacebus 3000B2
      04H DARPA Picosat 21 Aerospace Picosat
      08A Globalstar 60 Loral/Alenia LS-400
      08B Globalstar 62 Loral/Alenia LS-400
      08C Globalstar 63 Loral/Alenia LS-400
      08D Globalstar 64 Loral/Alenia LS-400
      09A Gruzovoy Maket Lavochkin GVM
      F01 ASTRO E ISAS ASTRO
      04L JAK SCU Picosat
      04M STENSAT STENSAT STENSAT
      10A Endeavour STS-99 Boeing-NA OV-105
      10A SRTM JPL -
      11A Garuda 1 LMT A2100AXX
      04J Thelma SCU Picosat
      04K Louise SCU Picosat
      12A Superbird 4 Hughes HS-601HP
      13A Ekspress 6A PM MSS-2500
      14A MTI Sandia/LANL MTI
      F02 ICO F1 Hughes HS-601M
      15A Dumsat Matra Cluster mockup
      16A Asiastar Matra Eurostar 2000+
      16B Insat 3B ISRO Insat 3
      17A IMAGE LM-S LM100
      18A Soyuz TM-30 Energiya Soyuz
      19A Sesat PM MSS-2500
      20A Galaxy IVR Hughes HS-601HP
      21A Progress M1-2 Energiya/Progress Progress M1
      22A GOES 11 Loral FS-1300
      23A Kosmos-2370 Progress Neman
      24A DSP F20 TRW DSP
      25A GPS SVN51 LM-S LM4000
      26A Simsat 1 Krunichev EPN
      26B Simsat 2 Krunichev EPN
      27A Atlantis STS-101 Boeing-NA OV-104
      27A Spacehab-DM Spacehab Spacehab
      28A Eutelsat W4 Alcatel Spacebus 3000B2
      29A Gorizont No. 45L PM Gorizont
      30A TSX-5 Orbital-M STEP
      31A Ekspress 3A PM MSS-2500
      32A Feng Yun 2 SISE FY-2
      33A Nadezhda Polyot Tsikada
      33B Tsinghua SSTL Microbus-70
      33C SNAP-1 SSTL SNAP
      34A TDRS 8 Hughes HS-601
      35A Sirius CD Radio 1 Loral FS-1300
      36A Kosmos-2371 PM Geizer
      37A Zvezda Krunichev/Energiya DOS
      38A Echostar VI Loral FS-1300
      39A MITA CGS MITA
      39B CHAMP Jena/Astrium-F Flexbus
      39C Rubin OHB Rubin
      40A GPS SVN44 LM-S LM4000
      41A Samba Astrium-F Cluster
      41B Salsa Astrium-F Cluster
      42A Sindri P99-1 Spectrum Astro SA200B
      43A PAS 9 Hughes HS-601
      44A Progress M1-3 Energiya/Progress Progress M1
      45A Rumba Astrium-F Cluster
      45B Tango Astrium-F Cluster
      46A Brasilsat B4 Hughes HS-376W
      46B Nilesat 102 Astrium-T Eurostar 2000
      47A USA 152 LMA LACROSSE
      48A DM-F3 Boeing/HB? Dummy HS-601
      49A Raduga-1 PM Globus
      50A Zi Yuan 2 CAST ZY
      51A Sirius CD Radio 2 Loral FS-1300
      52A Eutelsat W1 Astrium-T Eurostar 2000+
      53A Atlantis STS-106 Boeing-NA OV-104
      53A Spacehab-DM Spacehab Spacehab
      54A Astra 2B Astrium-T Eurostar 2000+
      54B GE 7 LM-S A2100A
      55A NOAA 16 LM-EW? ATN
      56A Kosmos-2372 Progress Yenisey?
      57A Tiungsat 1 SSTL/ATSB Uosat
      57B Megsat 1 Megsat Megsat
      57C Unisat Sapienza Unisat
      57D Saudisat 1A KACST Saudisat
      57E Saudisat 1B KACST Saudisat
      58A Kosmos-2373 Progress Kometa
      59A GE-1A LM-S A2100AX
      60A N-SAT-110 LM-S A2100AX
      61A HETE 2 MIT HETE
      62A Discovery STS-92 Boeing-NA OV-103
      62 PMA-3 Boeing-HB PMA
      62 ITS Z1 Boeing-CP ITS
      63A Kosmos-2374 Polyot Uragan
      63B Kosmos-2375 Polyot Uragan
      63C Kosmos-2376 Polyot Uragan
      64A Progress M-43 Energiya/Progress Progress M
      65A DSCS III B-11 LM-VF DSCS III
      66A Thuraya 1 Boeing-ES BSS GEM
      67A GE 6 LM-S A2100AX
      68A EuropeStar F1 Loral FS-1300
      69A Beidou 1A CAST DFH-3
      70A Soyuz TM-31 Energiya/Progress Soyuz TM
      71A GPS SVN41 LM-S LM4000
      72A PAS 1R Boeing-ES BSS 702
      72B AMSAT-Oscar-40 AMSAT-DL Phase 3D
      72C STRV-1c DERA STRV
      72D STRV-1d DERA STRV
      73A Progress M1-4 Energiya/Progress Progress M1
      74A QuickBird 1 Ball BCP-2000
      75A EO-1 Swales MIDEX
      75B SAC-C INVAP SAC
      75C Munin IRF Munin
      76A Anik F1 Boeing-ES BSS 702
      77A Sirius CD Radio 3 Loral FS-1300
      78A Endeavour STS-97 Boeing-NA OV-105
      78 ITS P6 Boeing-CP ITS
      79A EROS A1 IAI Ofeq
      80A USA 155 Boeing-ES? SDS-B?
      81A Astra 2D Boeing-ES HS-376HP
      81B GE 8/Aurora III LM-S A2100A
      81C LDREX NASDA LDREX
      82A Beidou 1B CAST DFH-3
      F03 Gonets Polyot Strela-3
      F03 Gonets Polyot Strela-3
      F03 Gonets Polyot Strela-3
      F03 Strela-3 Polyot Strela-3
      F03 Strela-3 Polyot Strela-3
      F03 Strela-3 Polyot Strela-3

      PART 3 - Abbreviations for Organizations

      ACES Asia Cellular Satellite System, Jakarta
      Aerospace Aerospace Corp., El Segundo
      Alcatel Alcatel, Cannes
      Alenia Alenia Spazio, Torino
      Americom GE American Communications
      AMSAT-DL Amateur Satellite Corp., Germany
      AMSAT-NA Amateur Satellite Corp., N. America
      Arizona State Arizona State University
      ASI Agenzia Spatiale Italiana
      Astrium-F Astrium, Friedrichshafen (former Dornier)
      Astrium-T Astrium, Toulouse (former Matra)
      Ball Ball Aerospace, Boulder
      BKSA Bahagian Kajian Sains Angkasa, Kuala Lumpur
      Boeing-CP Boeing Rocketdyne, Canoga Park
      Boeing/ES Boeing, El Segundo (formerly Hughes)
      Boeing/HB Boeing, Huntington Beach
      Boeing-NA Boeing Reusable Space Systems, Palmdale
      Boeing-SL Boeing Sea Launch, Seattle
      CALT China Academy of Launch Vehicle Tech., Beijing
      CASC China Aerospace Corp.
      CAST China Acad. Space Tech., Beijing
      CGS Carlo Gavazzi Space
      CONAE Comisi'on Nacional de Actividades Espaciales, Buenos Aires.
      DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, US DoD
      DERA Defense Eval. and Research Agency, Farnborough.
      DLR Deutsche Forschungsanstalt fur Luft- und Raumfahrt, Koln
      EarthWatch Earth Watch Inc., Boulder.
      Echostar Echostar Communications Corp., Englewood
      Embratel Embratel, Brasil
      Energiya RKK Energiya im. S.P. Korolyov, Kaliningrad-Korolyov
      ESA European Space Agency
      Eurockot Eurockot GmbH.
      EuropeStar Europe*Star Ltd, London
      Eutelsat European Telecommunications Sat. Org., Paris
      Globalstar Globalstar, San Jose
      Hispasat Hispasat SA, Madrid.
      Hughes Hughes Space and Communications, El Segundo
      IAI Israel Aircraft Industries, Tel Aviv
      ImageSat ImageSat, Tel Aviv
      Intersp. AO Intersputnik, Moskva
      INVAP INVAP S.A., Argentina
      IRF Swedish Inst. for Space Physics, Kiruna
      ISRO Indian Space Research Organization
      Jena Karl Zeiss Jena
      JPL Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena
      JSAT Japan Satellite Systems, Tokyo
      KACST King Abdulaziz City for Science and Tech, Riyadh
      KS GN Kosmicheskaya Svyaz, Moskva
      L'Garde L'Garde, Inc.
      LANL Los Alamos Natl. Labs
      Lavochkin NPO Lavochkin, Moskva
      LMA Lockheed Martin Astronautics, Denver
      LM-EW Lockheed Martin, East Windsor
      LM-S Lockheed Martin, Sunnyvale
      LM-VF Lockheed Martin, Valley Forge
      Loral Space Systems/Loral, Palo Alto
      Matra Aerospatiale Matra, Toulouse
      Megsat MegSat, Gruppo Meggiorin, Brescia
      MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology
      MO RF Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation
      NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration, USA
      NASA-GSFC NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt.
      NASA-JSC NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston.
      NASA-MSFC NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville.
      NASDA National Space Development Agency, Japan
      Nilesat Nilesat SA, Egypt
      NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Admin., USA
      NRO US National Reconnaissance Office, Chantilly
      OHB OHB System, Bremen
      Orbital-M Orbital Sciences Corp., McLean
      Panamsat Panamsat Inc.
      PM NPO Prikladnoi Mekhaniki, Zhelenogorsk
      Polyot AKO Polyot, Omsk
      Progress TsSKB-Progress, Samara
      RAK Russian Aviation and Space Agency (Rosaviakosmos)
      Sandia Sandia Labs, Albequerque
      Sapienza Universita degli Studi "la Sapienza", Roma
      SES Societe Europeene des Satellites, Luxembourg
      SISE Shanghai Inst. of Satellite Engineering
      SCC Space Communications Corp., Tokyo
      SCU Santa Clara University
      Sirius Sirius Satellite Inc.
      Spacehab Spacehab, Inc., Houston
      Spectrum Astro Spectrum Astro, Gilbert, Arizona
      SSTL Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd., Guildford
      Stanford Stanford University
      Starsem Starsem S.A., Paris
      STENSAT STENSAT, Washington DC
      Swales Swales Aerospace
      Telesat Telesat Canada
      Thuraya Thuraya Satellite, United Arab Emirates
      TRW TRW, Redondo Beach
      Tsinghua Tsinghua Univ., China
      USAF United States Air Force
      USAF Academy USAF Academy, Colorado Springs
      Weber State Weber State University, Utah
      Worldspace Worldspace Inc., Washington D.C.
      Yuzhnoe KB Yuzhnoe (Pivdenne?), Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine

      PART 4 - Launch Vehicles

      Launch vehicles are listed by type, in order of number of
      launches. This year the Proton heads the league table by
      number of launches.

      US vehicles: Launched Failures
      Lockheed Martin Atlas 8 0
      Boeing Delta 7 0
      NASA Space Shuttle 5 0
      Lockheed Martin Titan 3 0
      OSC Pegasus 2 0
      OSC Minotaur 2 0
      OSC Taurus 1 0

      Russian vehicles:
      Krunichev Proton 14 0
      TsSKB-Progress Soyuz 13 0
      Polyot Kosmos 3 1*
      Krunichev Rokot 1 0

      Other vehicles:
      Arianespace Ariane 8 0
      China Long March 5 0
      Yuzhnoe Zenit 5 1
      Arianespace Ariane-5 4 0
      Kompleks Start 1 0
      Yuzhnoe Tsiklon/Dnepr 2 1
      Nissan/ISAS M-V 1 1
      --------------------------------------------
      Total 85 4

      *: Reached an orbit despite failure

      Krunichev Proton (14)

      Feb 12 399-02 Proton-K/DM3 GIK-5 LC81L
      Mar 12 399-01 Proton-K/DM-2M GIK-5 LC200L
      Apr 17 397-01 Proton-K/DM-2M GIK-5 LC200L
      Jun 6 392-01 Proton-K/Briz-M GIK-5 LC81R
      Jun 24 394-02 Proton-K/DM-2M GIK-5 LC200L
      Jun 30 400-01 Proton-K/DM3 GIK-5 LC81R
      Jul 4 389-02 Proton-K/DM-2 GIK-5 LC200L
      Jul 12 398-01 Proton-K GIK-5 LC81L
      Aug 28 401-02 Proton-K/DM-2 GIK-5 LC81R
      Sep 5 - Proton-K/DM3 GIK-5 LC81L
      Oct 1 401-01 Proton-K/DM3 GIK-5 LC81L
      Oct 13 - Proton-K/DM-2 GIK-5 LC200L?
      Oct 21 - Proton-K/DM3 GIK-5 LC81L
      Nov 30 402-02 Proton-K/DM3 GIK-5 LC81L

      TsSKB-Progress Soyuz (13)

      Feb 1 669 Soyuz-U GIK-5 LC1
      Feb 8 ST07/079 Soyuz-U/Fregat GIK-5 LC31
      Mar 20 ST08 Soyuz-U/Fregat GIK-5 LC31
      Apr 4 - Soyuz-U GIK-5 LC1
      Apr 25 - Soyuz-U GIK-5 LC1
      May 3 649 Soyuz-U GIK-5 LC1
      Jul 16 ST09/069 Soyuz-U/Fregat GIK-5 LC31
      Aug 6 668 Soyuz-U GIK-5 LC1
      Aug 9 ST10/070 Soyuz-U/Fregat GIK-5 LC31
      Sep 29 - Soyuz-U GIK-5 LC31
      Oct 16 - Soyuz-U GIK-5 LC1
      Oct 31 - Soyuz-U GIK-5 LC1
      Nov 16 - Soyuz-U GIK-5 LC1

      Lockheed Martin Atlas (8)

      Jan 21 AC-138 Atlas IIA CC SLC36A
      Feb 3 AC-158 Atlas IIAS CC SLC36B
      May 3 AC-137 Atlas IIA CC SLC36A
      May 24 AC-201 Atlas 3A CC SLC36B
      Jun 30 AC-139 Atlas IIA CC SLC36A
      Jul 14 AC-161 Atlas IIAS CC SLC36B
      Oct 20 AC-140 Atlas IIA CC SLC36A
      Dec 6 AC-157 Atlas IIAS CC SLC36A

      Arianespace Ariane (8)

      Jan 25 V126 Ariane 42L CSG ELA2
      Feb 18 V127 Ariane 44LP CSG ELA2
      Apr 19 V129 Ariane 42L CSG ELA2
      Aug 17 V131 Ariane 44LP CSG ELA2
      Sep 6 V132 Ariane 44P CSG ELA2
      Oct 6 V133 Ariane 42L CSG ELA2
      Oct 29 V134 Ariane 44LP CSG ELA2
      Nov 21 V136 Ariane 44L CSG ELA2

      Boeing Delta (7)

      Feb 8 D276 Delta 7420 CC SLC17B
      Mar 25 D277 Delta 7326 V SLC2W
      May 11 D278 Delta 7925 CC SLC17A
      Jul 16 D279 Delta 7925 CC SLC17A
      Aug 23 D280 Delta 8930 CC SLC17B
      Nov 10 D281 Delta 7925 CC SLC17A
      Nov 21 D282 Delta 7320 V SLC2W


      NASA Shuttle (5)

      Feb 11 STS-99 Shuttle KSC LC39A
      May 19 STS-101 Shuttle KSC LC39A
      Sep 8 STS-106 Shuttle KSC LC39B
      Oct 11 STS-92 Shuttle KSC LC39A
      Dec 1 STS-97 Shuttle KSC LC39B

      CALT Chang Zheng (5)

      Jan 25 CZ3A-4 CZ-3A XSC LC2
      Jun 25 CZ3-13 CZ-3 XSC LC1
      Sep 1 CZ4B-2 CZ-4B TYSC LC1
      Oct 30 CZ3A-5 CZ-3A XSC LC2
      Dec 20 CZ3A-6 CZ-3A XSC LC2

      Yuzhnoe Zenit (5)

      Feb 3 - Zenit-2 GIK-5 LC45L
      Mar 12 - Zenit-3SL Odyssey
      Jul 28 - Zenit-3SL Odyssey
      Sep 25 - Zenit-2 GIK-5 LC45L
      Oct 21 - Zenit-3SL Odyssey

      Arianespace Ariane 5 (4)

      Mar 21 V128/505 Ariane 5G CSG ELA3
      Sep 14 V130/506 Ariane 5G CSG ELA3
      Nov 16 V135/507 Ariane 5G CSG ELA3
      Dec 20 V138/508 Ariane 5G CSG ELA3

      Lockheed Martin Titan (3)

      May 8 4B-29 Titan 402B/IUS CC SCL40
      Aug 17 4B-28 Titan 403B V SLC4E
      Sep 21 23G-13 Titan 23G V SLC4W


      Polyot Kosmos (3)

      Jun 28 - Kosmos-3M GIK-1 LC132/1
      Jul 15 47136414 Kosmos-3M GIK-1 LC132/1
      Nov 20 - Kosmos-3M GIK-1 LC132/1

      Orbital Pegasus (2)

      Jun 7 - Pegasus XL V RW30/12
      Oct 9 - Pegasus H KMR RW06/24

      Orbital Minotaur (2)

      Jan 27 M1 Minotaur V CLF
      Jul 19 M2 Minotaur V CLF

      Orbital Taurus (1)

      Mar 12 T5 Taurus V 576E

      Krunichev Rokot (1)

      Nov 1 - Rokot GIK-1 LC133

      Kompleks Start (1)

      Dec 5 - Start-1 GIK-2 LC5

      Yuzhnoe Tsiklon/Dnepr (2)

      Sep 26 - Dnepr GIK-5 LC109
      Dec 27 - Tsiklon-3 GIK-1 LC32

      Nissan/ISAS M-V (1)

      Feb 20 M-V-4 M-V KASC M-V

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