Launch Schedule – Japan

Here is the current calendar for 2010 for Japanese Space Agency (JAXA) satellites and rocket launch vehicles as listed on the Forum at NASASpaceFlight on 12 December 2011:

  • Complete
  • 2011
  • 22 January (NET) 06:29 UTC – H-IIB F2 – H-II Transfer Vehicle 2 – Yoshinobu Launch Complex
  • 23 September (04:36 UTC) – H-2A (F-19) – IGS (Optical-4)
  • 12 December 12 (01:21 UTC) – H-2A (F-20) – IGS rader-3
  • Upcoming
  • 2011
  • 2012
  • May – H-2A – GCOM-W1; Kompsat-3 (Arirang-3); SDS-4; Houryuu-2
  • 26 June – H-2B (F-3) – HTV3

Updated 13 December 2011

Launch Schedule – China

Here is the current calendar for 2011 for Chinese satellites and rocket launch vehicles as listed on the Forum at NASASpaceFlight on 2 December 2011, along with updates from other sources:

2011

  • Complete
  • April 09 (2047 UTC) – CZ-3A (Y19) – XSLC – BeiDou-2 ‘Compass-I3′
  • June 20 (1605 UTC) – CZ-3B/E – XSLC – Chinasat-10
  • July 13 (1541 UTC) – CZ-3C – XSLC – TL-1B Tian Lian-1B
  • July 25 (2144 UTC) – CZ-3A (Y19) – XSLC – BeiDou-2 ‘Compass-I3′
  • July 29 (0742 UTC) – CZ-2C – JSLC – SJ-11 Shi Jian-11 (2)
  • August 11 (1615 UTC)- CZ-3B/E – XSLC – PakSat-1R
  • August 15 (2257:19.319UTC) – CZ-4B (Y14) – TSLC, LC2 – HY-2A Hai Yang-2A
  • August 18 (0928:03.993UTC) – CZ-2C – JSLC, SLS-2 – SJ-11 Shi Jian 11-04
  • September 29 (1316 UTC) – CZ-2F/T1 – JSLC – TG-1 Tian Gong-1
  • October 7 – CZ-3B/E – XSLC – Eutelsat-W3C
  • October 31 (2158 UTC) – CZ-2F (Y8) – JSLC – SZ-8 ShenZhou-8
  • November 8 (2016:02.871UTC) – Zenit-2FG (SLB41.1) – Bayk, LC45 PU-1 – YH-1 Ying Huo-1* (failed)
  • November 9 (0321:05.279UTC) – CZ-4B (Y21) – TSLC – YG-12 YaoGan Weixing-12; TX-1 Tian Xun-1
  • November 20 (0015:04.609UTC) – CZ-2D (Y19) – JSLC, SLS-2 – SY-4 ShiYan Weixing-4; Chuang Xin-3
  • November 29 (1850:04.467UTC) – CZ-2C – TSLC – YG-13 YaoGan Weixing-13
  • December 1 (2107:04.189UTC) – CZ-3A – XSLC, LC3 – Compass-I5
  • Upcoming
  • December 19 – CZ-3B/E – XSLC, LC2 – NigComSat-1R
  • December 26 (?) – CZ-4B – TSLC, LC9 – ZY-1 Zi Yuan-1 (2C)

2012

  • Upcoming
  • January – CZ-4B – TSLC – ZY-3 Zi Yuan-3
  • January – CZ-3A – XSLC – FY-2F Feng Yun-2F
  • January (?) – CZ-3C – XSLC – Compass-G5
  • March/April – CZ-2F/G – JSLC – SZ-9 ShenZhou-9

*Launch of Chinese Mars probe YH-1 Ying Huo-1 took place together with the Fobos-Grunt Russian Mars probe, which is now stranded in Earth orbit.

Last Updated 13 December 2011