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                                                                October 2018
                                                                • Antares 230

                                                                • KSLV 2 TLV +

                                                                  November 15, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  This test flight is an important milestone in the development of the South Korean indigenous KSLV 2 rocket, expected to launch in 2021. KSLV 2 TLV (Test Launch Vehicle) is a single-stage rocket which will verify performance of the 75-ton engine, which is planned to be used on the future KSLV 2.
                                                                • Falcon 9 Block 5 +

                                                                  November 14, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  Es'hail 2 is a communications satellite operated by a Quatar based company. The satellite will operate at 26 degrees East longitude along a geostationary orbit to provide direct-to-home television services in the Middle East and North Africa region.
                                                                • Soyuz STB/Fregat +

                                                                  November 7, 2018 00:47:51 UTC
                                                                  MetOp is a series of three polar orbiting meteorological satellites developed by the European Space Agency (ESA).
                                                                • Vega

                                                                • Soyuz 2.1B/Fregat-M +

                                                                  November 3, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  Glonass-M, also known as Uragan-M, are the second generation of Uragan satellite design used for GLONASS satellite navigation system. GLONASS is a Russian space-based navigation system comparable to the similar GPS and Galileo systems. This generation improves on accuracy, power consumption and design life. Each satellite weighs 1415 kg, is equipped with 12 L-band antennas, and has an operational lifetime of 7 years.
                                                                • GSLV Mk II +

                                                                  November 1, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  GSAT-7A is a geostationary communications satellite for the Indian Air Force (IAF).
                                                                • Electron +

                                                                  November 1, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  Electron's first commercial launch will feature two Lemur-2 cubesats for Spire Global, a single cubesat for GeoOptics, a NABEO drag sail demonstrator for High Performance Space Structure Systems, and an IRVINE01 cubesat from the Irvine CubeSat STEM Program.
                                                                • Long March 3B +

                                                                  November 1, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  SupremeSAT-2 is a geostationary communications satellite build by CGWIC for Sri Lankan satellite operator SupremeSAT.
                                                                • Ariane 5 ECA

                                                                • GSLV Mk III +

                                                                  November 1, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  GSAT-29 is a geostationary communications satellite developed by ISRO. GSAT-29 carries Ka x Ku multi-beam and optical communication payloads.
                                                                • Rokot / Briz-KM +

                                                                  November 1, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  Gonets-M are an upgraded version of Gonets satellites, derived from military communications system Strela-3. Gonets-M constellation is tasked with monitoring ecological and industrial objects, providing communication and data transmission services, covering also the remote areas like the Far North region. Gonets-M satellites share the ride with the Blits-M microsatellite, which is a geodesic satellite tasked with determining precise orbit parameters for GLONASS satellites.
                                                                • Pegasus XL +

                                                                  October 31, 2018 08:05:00 UTC
                                                                  Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) is a NASA mission to study Earth's thermosphere and ionosphere and the connection between space weather and weather on our planet. Mission is planned to last for two years.
                                                                • LauncherOne +

                                                                  October 31, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  Payload-free test flight of the LauncherOne vehicle.
                                                                • Vector-R +

                                                                  October 31, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  First orbital flight of a Vector-R rocket, which will carry two PocketQube satellites.
                                                                • H-IIA +

                                                                  October 29, 2018 04:08:00 UTC
                                                                  KhalifaSat is an Earth observation satellite for UAE. KhalifaSat will provide high-resolution imagery of Earth to be used for various purposes, including urban planning, change monitoring, area classification, monitoring environmental change and aiding relief efforts for natural disasters GOSAT 2 (Greenhouse gases Observing SATellite 2) is a Japanese satellite dedicated to greenhouse gas measurement from space. It's a follow on to the GOSAT mission and includes such improvements as an ability to gather more precise data and monitor carbon monoxide concentrations.
                                                                • Long March 2C +

                                                                  October 29, 2018 00:30:00 UTC
                                                                  CFOSAT (China-France Oceanography SATellite) is a joint mission of the Chinese (CNSA) and French (CNES) space agencies with the goal to monitor the ocean surface winds and waves and to provide information on related ocean and atmospheric science and applications. The primary objective of CFOSAT is to monitor on a global scale the wind and waves at the ocean surface.
                                                                • Zhuque-1 +

                                                                  October 27, 2018 00:00:00 UTC
                                                                  The satellite is operated by China Central Television (CCTV) and is intended to carry out scientific expermients and perform Earth observation. Weilai-1 is expected to operate in sun-synchronous orbit for two years.
                                                                • Long March 4B +

                                                                  October 24, 2018 23:00:00 UTC
                                                                  Haiyang is a series of Chinese marine remote sensing satellites. Haiyang 2B is a follow up to Haiyang 2A satellite. It is intended for monitoring the dynamic ocean environnement with microwave sensors to detect sea surface wind field, sea surface height and sea surface temperature.
                                                                • Soyuz 2.1B +

                                                                  October 24, 2018 22:00:00 UTC
                                                                  Lotos-S1 spacecraft is a part of the Liana constellation, designed for orbital electronic intelligence.