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2022 in spaceflight

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2022 in spaceflight
JUICE spacecraft concept.jpg
The European Space Agency is planning on launching the Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer to Jupiter in June 2022.

This article documents expected notable spaceflight events during the year 2022.

Overview

Exploration of the Solar System

The European Space Agency (ESA) plans to launch the JUICE spacecraft, which will explore Jupiter and its large ice-covered moons, following a seven-year transit.[1] Meanwhile, NASA will continue the mission of the Juno spacecraft at Jupiter, with a fly-by of Europa planned for 29 September.[2][3]

In Mars exploration, the ESA has partnered with Roscosmos to launch the Rosalind Franklin rover using the Kazachok lander as part of ExoMars 2022.[4]

NASA plans to launch the Psyche spacecraft, an orbiter mission that will explore the origin of planetary cores by studying the metallic asteroid 16 Psyche. It will launch on a Falcon Heavy rocket along with Janus, a dual space probe that will visit two binary asteroids, (175706) 1996 FG3 and (35107) 1991 VH.

Lunar exploration

The United States will launch a number of commercial lunar landers and rovers. Japan plans to launch the SLIM lunar lander. India will attempt once more to deliver a robotic lander to the lunar surface with Chandrayaan-3.

Human spaceflight

China will finish construction of the Chinese Space Station (CSS) with the addition of the Wentian and Mengtian lab modules.[5]

Rocket innovation

Arianespace's Ariane 6 will make its long-delayed maiden flight,[6] targeting a per-satellite launch cost similar to a Falcon 9.[7] Blue Origin plans to launch its first orbital-class New Glenn rocket with a reusable first stage.[8]


Orbital launches

Date and time (UTC) Rocket Flight number Launch site LSP
Payload
(⚀ = CubeSat)
Operator Orbit Function Decay (UTC) Outcome
Remarks

January

January (TBD)[9][10] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Kennedy LC-39A United States SpaceX
United States AX-1 SpaceX / Axiom Space Low Earth (ISS) Space tourism  
Axiom Space mission 1, launching on Crew Dragon. 10-day commercial flight of four (one professional and three private) astronauts to the International Space Station.
January (TBD)[11] Japan H-IIA 202 Japan Tanegashima LA-Y1 Japan MHI
Japan United States XRISM JAXA / NASA Low Earth X-ray astronomy  
Japan SLIM JAXA Selenocentric Lunar lander  
January (TBD)[12][13] China Long March 7 China Wenchang LC-2 China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
January (TBD)[14] India PSLV-XL India Satish Dhawan India ISRO
India Aditya-L1 ISRO Sun–Earth L1 Heliophysics  
January (TBD)[15] United States Rocket 3 United States Kodiak LP-3B United States Astra
TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  

February

February (TBD)[16][17] United States Antares 230+ United States MARS LP-0A United States Northrop Grumman
United States Cygnus NG-17 NASA Low Earth (ISS) ISS logistics  
February (TBD)[15] United States Rocket 3 United States TBA United States Astra
TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
February (TBD)[18] Russia Soyuz ST-B / Fregat-MT VS28 France Kourou ELS France Arianespace
United Kingdom OneWeb × 34 OneWeb Low Earth Communications  

March

5 March[19] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Vandenberg SLC-4E United States SpaceX
United States France SWOT[20] NASA / CNES Low Earth Earth observation  
18 March[21][22] Russia Soyuz-2.1a Kazakhstan Baikonur Site 31/6 Russia Roscosmos
Russia Soyuz MS-21 Roscosmos Low Earth (ISS) Expedition TBA  
March (TBD)[23] United States Atlas V 551 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-41 United States ULA
United States Silent Barker / NROL-107[24] NRO Geosynchronous Space situational awareness  
March (TBD)[25] Japan Epsilon Japan Uchinoura Japan JAXA
Japan Innovative Satellite Technology Demonstration-2 JAXA Low Earth Technology demonstration  
Second mission of the Innovative Satellite Technology Demonstration Program; the first flew in January 2019.
March (TBD)[27][28] Australia Eris Australia Whalers Way[29] Australia Gilmour Space
Australia OT-S[30] Space Machines Company Low Earth Space tug  
First flight of Eris. First Australian payload to be launched into orbit on an Australian rocket.[26]
March (TBD)[31] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Vandenberg SLC-4E United States SpaceX
United States Vigoride[32] Momentus Space Low Earth (SSO) Space tug  
Argentina ÑuSat × ?[31] Satellogic Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
United States Omnispace × 2[33] Omnispace Low Earth (SSO) IoT  
Norway SelfieSat[34] Orbit NTNU Low Earth (SSO) Education  
Dedicated SmallSat Rideshare mission to sun-synchronous orbit.
March (TBD)[12][13] China Long March 2C China TBA China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
March (TBD)[36][37] Russia Proton-M / DM-03 Kazakhstan Baikonur Russia Roscosmos
Angola AngoSat 2 Republic of Angola Geosynchronous Communications  
Replacement for AngoSat 1, which failed shortly after launch in 2017.[35]
March (TBD)[15] United States Rocket 3 United States Kodiak LP-3B United States Astra
TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
March (TBD)[38] Russia Soyuz ST-B / Fregat-MT VS29 France Kourou ELS France Arianespace
European Union Galileo FOC FM25[39] ESA Medium Earth Navigation  
European Union Galileo FOC FM26 ESA Medium Earth Navigation  
Q1 (TBD)[40] United States Atlas V 551 or Falcon Heavy United States Cape Canaveral or Kennedy United States ULA or SpaceX
United States ViaSat-3 Americas[41][42] ViaSat Geosynchronous Communications  
Q1 (TBD)[43] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Kennedy LC-39A United States SpaceX
United States Crew Dragon SpaceX / Space Adventures Low Earth Space tourism  
Space Adventures Crew Dragon mission. 5-day orbital flight of up to four passengers to an altitude exceeding 1,000 kilometres (620 mi).
Q1 (TBD)[44][45] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
Luxembourg O3b mPOWER × 3 (FM24–FM26)[46] SES S.A. Medium Earth Communications  
Q1 (TBD)[47] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
United States WorldView Legion 3 DigitalGlobe Low Earth Earth observation  
United States WorldView Legion 4 DigitalGlobe Low Earth Earth observation  
United States WorldView Legion 5 DigitalGlobe Low Earth Earth observation  
United States WorldView Legion 6 DigitalGlobe Low Earth Earth observation  
Q1 (TBD)[48][49] India GSLV Mk III India Satish Dhawan India ISRO
India Chandrayaan-3 ISRO Selenocentric Lunar lander / rover  
Q1 (TBD)[50] United States LauncherOne United States Cosmic Girl, Cornwall United States Virgin Orbit
TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
First LauncherOne flight from Spaceport Cornwall.
Q1 (TBD)[51][52] United Kingdom Prime United Kingdom Sutherland United Kingdom Orbex
United Kingdom SSTL experimental payload SSTL Low Earth Technology demonstration  
First launch of the Orbex Prime smallsat launch vehicle.
Q1 (TBD)[53] Russia Soyuz-2.1a Kazakhstan Baikonur Russia Roscosmos
Russia Progress MS-20 / 81P Roscosmos Low Earth (ISS) ISS logistics  
Q1 (TBD)[54] Germany Spectrum France Kourou[55] Germany Isar Aerospace
Germany TBA Isar Aerospace Low Earth Flight test  
Maiden flight of Isar Aerospace's Spectrum rocket.
Q1 (TBD)[56][57] Europe Vega-C France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
Italy LARES 2 ASI Low Earth Laser ranging
Geodesy
 
Italy ALPHA[58] Spacemind Medium Earth Technology demonstration  
First flight of Vega-C.
Q1 (TBD)[59] United States Vulcan Centaur United States TBA United States ULA
United States USSF-51 U.S. Space Force TBA TBA  
Q1 (TBD)[60] United States TBA United States TBA United States TBA
United States TROPICS × 6 NASA Low Earth Earth observation  
Q1 (TBD)[61] TBA TBA TBA
Turkey Türksat 6A[62] Türksat Geosynchronous Communications  

April

5 April[19] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Kennedy LC-39A United States SpaceX
United States SpaceX Crew-4 SpaceX / NASA Low Earth (ISS) Expedition TBA  
Fourth operational Crew Dragon mission to the ISS.
21 April[19] United States Atlas V N22 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-41 United States ULA
United States Boeing Starliner-2 (PCM-2) Boeing / NASA Low Earth (ISS) Expedition TBA  
Second operational Starliner mission to the ISS.
April (TBD)[19] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Kennedy LC-39A[63] United States SpaceX
United States SpaceX CRS-25 NASA Low Earth (ISS) ISS logistics  
April (TBD)[64] China Long March 3B/E 3B-Yxx[65] China Xichang China CASC
Nicaragua NicaSat-1 (LSTSAT-1) Government of Nicaragua Geosynchronous Communications  
April (TBD)[15] United States Rocket 3 United States TBA United States Astra
TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  

May

May (TBD)[68][69] South Korea Nuri (KSLV-II) South Korea Naro LC-2 South Korea KARI
South Korea NEXTSat 2[70] KAIST Low Earth (SSO) Technology demonstration  
South Korea ASTRIS-II KAIST Low Earth (SSO) Technology demonstration  
South Korea CubesatYonsei Yonsei University Low Earth (SSO) Technology demonstration  
South Korea SNUGLITE Seoul National University Low Earth (SSO) Technology demonstration  
South Korea STEP CubeLab-II Chosun University Low Earth (SSO) Technology demonstration  
Second flight of Nuri, and first with customer payloads.[66][67]
May (TBD)[15] United States Rocket 3 United States Kodiak LP-3B United States Astra
TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  

June

June (TBD)[71] Europe Ariane 5 ECA France Kourou ELA-3 France Arianespace
Europe Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE) ESA Jovicentric Ganymede orbiter  
The spacecraft will embark on an 7-year journey including five gravity assist maneuvers at Earth, Venus, Earth, Mars, and again Earth. Arrival at Jupiter is scheduled for October 2029.[71]
June (TBD)[31] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Vandenberg SLC-4E United States SpaceX
United States Vigoride[32] Momentus Space Low Earth (SSO) Space tug  
Argentina ÑuSat × ?[31] Satellogic Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
Dedicated SmallSat Rideshare mission to sun-synchronous orbit.
June (TBD)[72][73] China Long March 2C China Xichang China CASC
China France SVOM CNSA / CNES Low Earth Gamma-ray astronomy  
June (TBD)[15] United States Rocket 3 United States TBA United States Astra
TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
Q2 (TBD)[74] Russia Angara 1.2 Russia Plesetsk Site 35/1 United States Russia ILS
South Korea KOMPSat 6 (Arirang 6) KARI Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
First commercial launch of the Angara rocket.
Q2 (TBD)[6] Europe Ariane 6 A62 France Kourou ELA-4 France Arianespace
TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
Maiden flight of Ariane 6.
Q2 (TBD)[76][77] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
Egypt Nilesat-301 Nilesat Geosynchronous Communications  
Eventual replacement for Nilesat 201, which will be decommissioned by 2028.[75]
Q2 (TBD)[12][13] China Long March 2C/2D or 4B/4C China TBA China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
Q2 (TBD)[78] Europe Vega-C France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
France Pléiades-Neo 5[79] CNES Low Earth Earth observation  
France Pléiades-Neo 6[79] CNES Low Earth Earth observation  
Q2 (TBD)[80] Europe Vega-C France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
United States SpaceBelt 1–10[81] Cloud Constellation Low Earth Cloud storage
Communications
 
H1 2022 (TBD)[82] China Long March 2D China Jiuquan or Taiyuan China CASC
China ASO-S[83] CAS Low Earth (SSO) Heliophysics  
H1 2022 (TBD)[84][85] Russia Proton-M / DM-03 Kazakhstan Baikonur Russia Roscosmos
Russia Elektro-L No. 4[86] Roscosmos Geosynchronous Meteorology  
H1 2022 (TBD)[87] United States Rocket 3 Marshall Islands Kwajalein Atoll United States Astra
United States TROPICS x 2 NASA Low Earth Earth observation  
H1 2022 (TBD)[87] United States Rocket 3 Marshall Islands Kwajalein Atoll United States Astra
United States TROPICS x 2 NASA Low Earth Earth observation  
H1 2022 (TBD)[87] United States Rocket 3 Marshall Islands Kwajalein Atoll United States Astra
United States TROPICS x 2 NASA Low Earth Earth observation  
H1 2022 (TBD)[88] Russia Soyuz-2.1a / Fregat Kazakhstan Baikonur Site 31/6 Russia GK Launch Services
South Korea CAS500-2[89] KAI Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
South Korea SNIPE × 4[90] KASI Low Earth (Polar) Ionospheric research
Space physics
 
H1 2022 (TBD)[91][92] TBA TBA TBA
Europe Eutelsat Konnect VHTS[93] Eutelsat Geosynchronous Communications  
H1 2022 (TBD)[91] TBA TBA TBA
Europe Hotbird 13G[94] Eutelsat Geosynchronous Communications  
H1 2022 (TBD)[95] TBA TBA TBA
Canada QEYSSat CSA Low Earth QKD technology demonstration  

July

August

1 August[96] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
South Korea Korea Pathfinder Lunar Orbiter (KPLO) KARI Selenocentric Lunar orbiter  
August (TBD)[16] United States Antares 230+ United States MARS LP-0A United States Northrop Grumman
United States Cygnus NG-18 NASA Low Earth (ISS) ISS logistics  
August (TBD)[97][98] United States Falcon Heavy United States Kennedy LC-39A United States SpaceX
United States Psyche NASA Heliocentric Asteroid orbiter  
United States Janus NASA Heliocentric Asteroid orbiter  

September

20 September
14:10[99][100]
Russia Proton-M / Briz-M Kazakhstan Baikonur Russia Khrunichev
Europe Russia Kazachok Roscosmos TMI to Martian surface Mars lander  
Europe Rosalind Franklin ESA TMI to Martian surface Mars rover  
ExoMars 2022 mission.
30 September[19][101] United States Atlas V 401 United States Vandenberg SLC-3E United States ULA
United States JPSS-2 NOAA Low Earth (SSO) Meteorology  
United States LOFTID[102] NASA Langley / ULA Low Earth Technology demonstration  
United States Athena[103] NASA Langley / NovaWurks Low Earth Technology demonstration  
September (TBD)[104][105] Europe Ariane 5 ECA France Kourou ELA-3 France Arianespace
United States Galaxy 35 Intelsat Geosynchronous Communications  
United States Galaxy 36 Intelsat Geosynchronous Communications  
September (TBD)[19] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Kennedy LC-39A[63] United States SpaceX
United States SpaceX CRS-26 NASA Low Earth (ISS) ISS logistics  
September (TBD)[106][107] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Vandenberg SLC-4E United States SpaceX
United States Tranche 0 × 14 SDA Low Earth (SSO) Military communications  
First of two launches for the Space Development Agency's Tranche 0 Transport and Tracking Layer.
September (TBD)[108] India GSLV Mk II India Satish Dhawan SLP India ISRO
United States India NISAR[109] NASA / ISRO Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
September (TBD)[22] Russia Soyuz-2.1a Kazakhstan Baikonur Site 31/6 Russia Roscosmos
Russia Soyuz MS-22 Roscosmos Low Earth (ISS) Expedition TBA  
Q3 (TBD)[40][110] Europe Ariane 6 A64[111] France Kourou ELA-4 France Arianespace
United States ViaSat-3 EMEA[112][113] ViaSat Geosynchronous Communications  
First flight of the Ariane 64 configuration.[6]
Q3 (TBD)[114] United States Atlas V 531 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-41 United States ULA
Luxembourg SES-20 SES S.A. Geosynchronous Communications  
Luxembourg SES-21 SES S.A. Geosynchronous Communications  
Q3 (TBD)[115][116] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
United States Galaxy 31 Intelsat Geosynchronous Communications  
United States Galaxy 32 Intelsat Geosynchronous Communications  
Q3 (TBD)[115][116] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
United States Galaxy 33 Intelsat Geosynchronous Communications  
United States Galaxy 34 Intelsat Geosynchronous Communications  
Q3 (TBD)[118][119] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
United States Intelsat 40e / TEMPO Intelsat / NASA Geosynchronous Communications / Atmospheric pollution monitoring  
Intelsat 40e will host TEMPO, a NASA Earth Venture-Instrument.[117]
Q3 (TBD)[122] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
United States OSAM-2 Made In Space Low Earth Space manufacturing
Technology demonstration
 
SmallSat Rideshare Mission. Will deploy the On-Orbit Servicing, Assembly and Manufacturing Mission 2 (OSAM-2), formerly known as Archinaut One.[120][121]
Q3 (TBD)[114] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
Luxembourg SES-18 SES S.A. Geosynchronous Communications  
Luxembourg SES-19 SES S.A. Geosynchronous Communications  
Q3 (TBD)[59] United States Falcon Heavy United States Kennedy LC-39A United States SpaceX
United States USSF-67 U.S. Space Force TBA TBA  
Q3 (TBD)[124] United States LauncherOne United States Cosmic Girl, Mojave United States Virgin Orbit
Poland TBA SatRevolution Areocentric Mars orbiter  
First commercial smallsat mission to Mars,[123] which will use the Exploration 3-Stage Variant of LauncherOne.[124]
Q3 (TBD)[12][13] China Long March 2D or 4B/4C China TBA China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
Q3 (TBD)[59][125] United States Vulcan Centaur United States Cape Canaveral SLC-41 United States ULA
United States USSF-106 U.S. Space Force Geosynchronous TBA  
United States NTS-3 AFRL Geosynchronous Navigation technology demonstration  

October

1 October[126][127] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States TBA United States SpaceX
United States MethaneSAT EDF Low Earth Earth observation of atmospheric methane  
25 October[19] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Kennedy LC-39A United States SpaceX
United States SpaceX Crew-5 SpaceX / NASA Low Earth (ISS) Expedition TBA  
Fifth operational Crew Dragon mission to the ISS.
October (TBD)[22][129] Russia Soyuz-2.1a Kazakhstan Baikonur Site 31/6 Russia Roscosmos
Russia Soyuz MS-23 Glavkosmos Low Earth (ISS) Space tourism  
Dedicated commercial flight to the ISS.[128]
October (TBD)[130] Europe Vega France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
Europe Biomass[131] ESA Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  

November

November (TBD)[21][132] Russia Soyuz-2.1a Russia Vostochny Site 1S Russia Roscosmos
Russia Aist-2T No. 1 Roscosmos Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
Russia Aist-2T No. 2 Roscosmos Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  

December

14 December[19] United States Atlas V N22 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-41 United States ULA
United States Boeing Starliner-3 (PCM-3) Boeing / NASA Low Earth (ISS) Expedition TBA  
Third operational Starliner mission to the ISS.
December (TBD)[75][133] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral or Vandenberg United States SpaceX
Norway United Kingdom ASBM 1 (GX 10A)[134] Norwegian Ministry of Defence / Inmarsat Highly elliptical Communications  
Norway United Kingdom ASBM 2 (GX 10B)[134] Norwegian Ministry of Defence / Inmarsat Highly elliptical Communications  
December (TBD)[135][136] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral or Kennedy United States SpaceX
United States XL-1 NASA / Masten Selenocentric Lunar lander  
United States MoonRanger[137] Astrobotic / CMU Selenocentric Lunar rover  
Masten Mission One (MM1). Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) mission to the lunar south pole.
December (TBD)[12][13] China Long March 2C/2D or 4B/4C China TBA China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
December (TBD)[12][13] China Long March 2D or 4B/4C China TBA China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
December (TBD)[138] China Pallas-1 China TBA China Galactic Energy
China TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
Maiden flight of Pallas-1.
December (TBD)[139] China ZK-2 China TBA China CAS Space
China TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
Maiden launch of ZK-2.
Q4 (TBD)[140][141] Europe Ariane 5 ECA France Kourou ELA-3 France Arianespace
Europe MTG-I1[142][a] EUMETSAT Geosynchronous Meteorology  
Q4 (TBD)[110][112] United States Atlas V 551 or Falcon Heavy United States Cape Canaveral or Kennedy United States ULA or SpaceX
United States ViaSat-3 APAC[113] ViaSat Geosynchronous Communications  
Q4 (TBD)[143][144] United States Falcon 9 Block 5[145] United States Cape Canaveral or Kennedy United States SpaceX
United States IM-2 Intuitive Machines Selenocentric Lunar lander  
Second Nova-C mission. The Polar Resources Ice Mining Experiment 1 (PRIME-1) payload will be delivered to the lunar south pole for the CLPS program.
Q4 (TBD)[146][32] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Vandenberg SLC-4E United States SpaceX
United States Vigoride[32] Momentus Space Low Earth (SSO) Space tug  
United Kingdom EarthTV × 4[146] Sen Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation
UHD streaming
 
Dedicated SmallSat Rideshare mission to sun-synchronous orbit.
Q4 (TBD)[147] Japan H3 Japan Tanegashima LA-Y2 Japan MHI
Japan DSN-3 DSN / JSDF Geosynchronous Communications  
Q4 (TBD)[148] Japan H3-24L[149] Japan Tanegashima LA-Y2 Japan MHI
Japan HTV-X2 JAXA Low Earth (ISS) ISS logistics  
Q4 (TBD)[12][13] China Long March 7 China Wenchang LC-2 China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
Q4 (TBD)[150] China Long March TBA China Xichang China CASC
China Einstein Probe[151] CAS Low Earth X-ray astronomy  
Q4 (TBD)[152] United Kingdom Prime United Kingdom Sutherland United Kingdom Orbex
United States Dedicated rideshare mission TriSept Low Earth Satellite dispenser  
Q4 (TBD)[8] United States New Glenn United States Cape Canaveral LC-36 United States Blue Origin
TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
Maiden flight of Blue Origin's New Glenn rocket.
Q4 (TBD)[153][154] Germany SL1 Sweden Esrange Germany HyImpulse
Germany TBA HyImpulse Low Earth Flight test  
Maiden flight of HyImpulse's SL1. HyImpulse is a spinoff of DLR.
Q4 (TBD)[155] Russia Soyuz-2.1a / Fregat Kazakhstan Baikonur Site 31/6 Russia GK Launch Services
TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
GK Launch Services rideshare mission.
Q4 (TBD)[156] TBA TBA TBA
Israel LSAS lander OHB / IAI Selenocentric Lunar lander  
TBA TBA Geosynchronous Communications  
First mission under the Lunar Surface Access Service (LSAS) program, a joint initiative between OHB and IAI. Will rideshare alongside a commercial geostationary satellite.

To be determined

2022 (TBD)[157] Russia Angara 1.2 Russia Plesetsk Russia Roscosmos
Russia Gonets-M 26 Gonets Satellite System Low Earth Communications  
Russia Gonets-M 27 Gonets Satellite System Low Earth Communications  
Russia Gonets-M 28 Gonets Satellite System Low Earth Communications  
H2 2022 (TBD)[91][158] Europe Ariane 5 ECA France Kourou ELA-3 France Arianespace
Europe Eutelsat 10B[159][a] Eutelsat Geosynchronous Communications  
2022 (TBD)[161][162] Europe Ariane 5 ECA France Kourou ELA-3 France Arianespace
Malaysia MEASAT-3d[a] MEASAT Geosynchronous Communications  
MEASAT-3d will replace both MEASAT-3 and MEASAT-3a.[160]
2022 (TBD)[163] Europe Ariane 5 ECA France Kourou ELA-3 France Arianespace
France Syracuse 4B (Comsat-NG 2)[164][a] DGA Geosynchronous Communications  
2022 (TBD)[165][166] Europe Ariane 6 A62 France Kourou ELA-4 France Arianespace
France CSO-3[167] CNES / DGA Low Earth (SSO) Reconnaissance  
H2 2022 (TBD)[6][170] Europe Ariane 6 A64 France Kourou ELA-4 France Arianespace
Germany ALINA[171] PTScientists Moon transfer Lunar lander  
The Autonomous Landing and Navigation Module (ALINA) will land near the Apollo 17 landing site and deploy two Audi lunar rovers. They will try to locate NASA's Lunar Roving Vehicle and stream images back to Earth using a small 4G base station on ALINA developed by Nokia and Vodafone Germany.[168][169]
H2 2022 (TBD)[6][172] Europe Ariane 6 A64 France Kourou ELA-4 France Arianespace
European Union GO-1 ESA Geostationary Satellite dispenser  
Dedicated smallsat rideshare mission directly to geostationary orbit.
2022 (TBD)[23] United States Atlas V 421 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-41 United States ULA
United States SBIRS-GEO 6[173] U.S. Air Force Geosynchronous Early warning  
2022 (TBD)[174] United States Atlas V N22 or Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral or Kennedy United States ULA or SpaceX
United States AX-2 Boeing or SpaceX / Axiom Space Low Earth (ISS) Space tourism  
Axiom Space mission 2, launching on Starliner or Crew Dragon. 10-day commercial flight of four (one professional and three private) astronauts to the International Space Station.
H2 2022 (TBD)[175] Ukraine Cyclone-4M Canada Canso Spaceport Canada MLS
TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
First commercial Cyclone-4M launch.
H2 2022 (TBD)[176] United States Delta IV Heavy United States Vandenberg SLC-6[177] United States ULA
United States Orion 12 / NROL-91[178] NRO Geosynchronous Reconnaissance (SIGINT)  
2022 (TBD)[147] Japan Epsilon Japan Uchinoura Japan JAXA
Japan Innovative Satellite Technology Demonstration-3 JAXA Low Earth Technology demonstration  
2022 (TBD)[174] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Kennedy LC-39A United States SpaceX
United States AX-3 SpaceX / Axiom Space Low Earth (ISS) Space tourism  
Axiom Space mission 3, launching on Crew Dragon. 10-day commercial flight of four (one professional and three private) astronauts to the International Space Station.
2022 (TBD)[181] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
United States GPS IIIA-06 Amelia Earhart U.S. Space Force Medium Earth Navigation  
Planned to fly with an as-yet-unnamed flight-proven Falcon 9 first-stage booster.[179] Named after American aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart.[180]
2022 (TBD)[182][183] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
Japan Hakuto-R Mission 1 ispace Selenocentric Lunar lander  
2022 (TBD)[184] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral or Kennedy United States SpaceX
United Kingdom Inmarsat-6 F2 (GX 6B)[185] Inmarsat Geosynchronous Communications  
H2 2022 (TBD)[44][45] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States Cape Canaveral SLC-40 United States SpaceX
Luxembourg O3b mPOWER × 3 (FM27–29)[46] SES S.A. Medium Earth Communications  
2022 (TBD)[186][187] United States Falcon 9 Block 5 United States TBA United States SpaceX
United States Luxembourg Vigoride Robotic Arm Demo Momentus Space / Made in Space Europe Low Earth Technology demonstration  
2022 (TBD)[188] United States Firefly Alpha United States Vandenberg SLC-2W United States Firefly
United States EOS SAR 1 EOS Low Earth (SSO)[189] Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[191] United States Firefly Alpha United States Vandenberg SLC-2W United States Firefly
United States OTB-2 / MAIA GA-EMS / JPL Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
Orbital Test Bed 2 (OTB-2) will host the MAIA instrument for the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.[190]
2022 (TBD)[192] United States Firefly Alpha United States Vandenberg SLC-2W United States Firefly
Spain Satlantis EO Constellation Satlantis Low Earth Earth observation  
Launch of a constellation of smallsats for Satlantis.
2022 (TBD)[193] India GSLV India Satish Dhawan India ISRO
India INSAT-3DS[194] INSAT Geosynchronous Meteorology  
2022 (TBD)[195] India GSLV Mk III India Satish Dhawan India ISRO
India Gaganyaan 2 ISRO Low Earth Flight test  
Second Gaganyaan flight test.
2022 (TBD)[149] Japan H-IIA Japan Tanegashima LA-Y1 Japan MHI
Japan IGS-Radar 7 CSICE Low Earth (SSO) Reconnaissance  
2022 (TBD)[196] Japan H3 Japan Tanegashima LA-Y2 Japan MHI
Japan ALOS-4[197] JAXA Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[200][201] Japan H3 Japan Tanegashima LA-Y2 Japan MHI
Japan ETS-IX / Kiku 9 JAXA / NICT Geosynchronous Communications
Technology demonstration
 
ETS-IX will carry the High Speed Communication with Advanced Laser Instrument (HICALI), which will demonstrate 10 Gbps laser communications between geosynchronous orbit and ground-stations.[198][199]
2022 (TBD)[202] Japan H3 Japan Tanegashima LA-Y2 Japan MHI
United Kingdom Inmarsat TBA Inmarsat Geosynchronous Communications  
FY2022 (TBD)[203] Japan H3[149] Japan Tanegashima LA-Y2 Japan MHI
Japan HTV-X1 JAXA Low Earth (ISS) ISS logistics
Technology demonstration
 
Maiden flight of the HTV-X resupply vehicle.
2022–2023 (TBD)[12][13] China Jielong 1 China Jiuquan LA-4 China China Rocket
China TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
2022 (TBD)[204] China Long March 2F China Jiuquan SLS-1 China CASC
China Shenzhou 14 CNSA Low Earth (CSS) Crewed spaceflight  
Third crewed flight to the Chinese space station, after the second lab module Mengtian is added, and the third Tianzhou cargo flight makes its cargo delivery.
2022 (TBD)[204] China Long March 2F China Jiuquan SLS-1 China CASC
China Shenzhou 15 CNSA Low Earth (CSS) Crewed spaceflight  
Fourth crewed flight to the Chinese space station.
2022 (TBD)[205] China Long March 3B China Xichang or Wenchang China CAST
China Fengyun 4C[206] CMA Geosynchronous Meteorology  
H2 2022 (TBD)[207] China Long March 3B/E China Xichang China CASC
China Startime-1[208] Beijing Star Time Telecommunications Geosynchronous Communications  
2022 (TBD)[209] China Long March 4B China Taiyuan LC-9 China CASC
China HaiYang 2E[210] CAST Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[209] China Long March 4B China Taiyuan LC-9 China CASC
China HaiYang 2H[210] CAST Low Earth Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[211] China Long March 4C China Taiyuan LC-9 China CASC
China Fengyun 3F[212] CMA Low Earth (SSO) Meteorology  
2022 (TBD)[213][214] China Long March 4C[212] China Taiyuan LC-9 China CASC
China Fengyun 3RM-1 CMA Low Earth Meteorology  
Fengyun 3 Rainfall Measurement 1.
2022 (TBD)[209] China Long March TBA China TBA China CASC
China HaiYang 3C[215] CAST Geosynchronous Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[5] China Long March 5B China Wenchang LC-1 China CASC
China Wentian CNSA Low Earth (CSS) Space station assembly  
Wentian is the first laboratory module of the Chinese Space Station, to be docked and linked with the Tianhe core module.
2022 (TBD)[5] China Long March 5B China Wenchang LC-1 China CASC
China Mengtian CNSA Low Earth (CSS) Space station assembly  
Mengtian is the second laboratory module of the Chinese Space Station.
2022–2023 (TBD)[12][13] China Long March 6 China Taiyuan LC-16 China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
2022 (TBD)[216] China Long March 7 China Wenchang LC-2 China CASC
China Tianzhou 4 CNSA Low Earth (CSS) Space logistics  
Cargo flight to the Chinese Space Station
2022 (TBD)[216] China Long March 7 China Wenchang LC-2 China CASC
China Tianzhou 5 CNSA Low Earth (CSS) Space logistics  
Cargo flight to the Chinese Space Station
2022–2023 (TBD)[12][13] China Long March 11 China Jiuquan LA-4 China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
Scheduled rideshare launch opportunity.
2022 (TBD)[217][218] China Long March 11A China TBA China CASC
China TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
First flight of the Long March 11A variant.
2022 (TBD)[219][220] China Long March TBA China TBA China CASC
Egypt MisrSat II Egyptian Space Agency Low Earth Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[221] South Korea Nuri South Korea Naro LC-2 South Korea KARI
South Korea TBA TBA Low Earth TBA  
Third planned launch of Nuri.
2022 (TBD)[222] United Kingdom Prime United Kingdom Sutherland United Kingdom Orbex
United Kingdom Faraday-2b In-Space Missions Low Earth Technology demonstration  
2022 (TBD)[223] Russia Proton-M / Briz-M Kazakhstan Baikonur Russia Roscosmos
Russia Luch-5 Gonets Satellite System Geosynchronous Communications  
2022 (TBD)[224] India PSLV India Satish Dhawan India ISRO
Singapore TeLEOS-2[225] AgilSpace Low Earth Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[226] Germany RFA One Norway Andøya Germany RFA
Germany TBA RFA Low Earth Flight test  
Maiden flight of Rocket Factory Augsburg's RFA One.
H2 2022 (TBD)[227] Russia Rokot-M / Briz-KM[228] Russia Plesetsk Site 133/3 Europe / Russia Eurockot
Russia TBA TBA Low Earth Flight test  
First flight of Rokot-M, a Rokot variant built in Russia without Ukrainian cooperation.
2022 (TBD)[229][230] United States RS1 United Kingdom Shetland United States ABL
United States SL-OMV[231] Moog Low Earth (SSO) Space tug  
United States TBA Lockheed Martin Low Earth (SSO) Technology demonstration  
United States TBA Lockheed Martin Low Earth (SSO) Technology demonstration  
TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
UK Pathfinder launch. First orbital rocket launch from the United Kingdom. The Moog Small Launch Orbital Maneuvering Vehicle (SL-OMV) will deploy six CubeSats.
2022 (TBD)[232] Russia Soyuz-2.1a / Fregat Russia Vostochny Site 1S Russia Roscosmos
Russia Kondor-FKA №1[233] Roscosmos Low Earth Reconnaissance  
2022 (TBD)[234] Russia Soyuz-2.1a / Fregat-M Russia Plesetsk Site 43/x Russia RVSN RF
Russia Meridian-M 11 (21L)[235] Ministry of Defence Molniya Communications  
2022 (TBD)[236][237][238] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Russia Plesetsk Site 43/4 Russia RVSN RF
Russia GLONASS-K 18L (K1 No. 6) VKS Medium Earth Navigation  
2022 (TBD)[239][238] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Russia Plesetsk Site 43/4 Russia RVSN RF
Russia GLONASS-K 19L (K1 No. 7) VKS Medium Earth Navigation  
2022 (TBD)[239][238] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Russia Plesetsk Site 43/4 Russia RVSN RF
Russia GLONASS-K 20L (K1 No. 8) VKS Medium Earth Navigation  
2022 (TBD)[239][238] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Russia Plesetsk Site 43/4 Russia RVSN RF
Russia GLONASS-K 21L (K1 No. 9) VKS Medium Earth Navigation  
2022 (TBD)[240] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat-M Russia Plesetsk Site 43/4 Russia RVSN RF
Russia GLONASS-K 22 (K1 No. 10) VKS Medium Earth Navigation  
2022 (TBD)[241] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Russia Plesetsk Site 43/4 Russia RVSN RF
Russia GLONASS-K2 14L (K2 No. 2) VKS Medium Earth Navigation  
2022 (TBD)[242] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat-M Russia Vostochny Site 1S Russia Roscosmos
Russia Meteor-M No. 2-4[243] Roscosmos Low Earth (SSO) Meteorology  
2022 (TBD)[244][245] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Kazakhstan Baikonur or Russia Vostochny France Arianespace / Russia Starsem
United Kingdom OneWeb × 34–36 OneWeb Low Earth Communications  
2022 (TBD)[244][245] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Kazakhstan Baikonur or Russia Vostochny France Arianespace / Russia Starsem
United Kingdom OneWeb × 34–36 OneWeb Low Earth Communications  
2022 (TBD)[244][245] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Kazakhstan Baikonur or Russia Vostochny France Arianespace / Russia Starsem
United Kingdom OneWeb × 34–36 OneWeb Low Earth Communications  
2022 (TBD)[244][245] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Kazakhstan Baikonur or Russia Vostochny France Arianespace / Russia Starsem
United Kingdom OneWeb × 34–36 OneWeb Low Earth Communications  
2022 (TBD)[244][245] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Kazakhstan Baikonur or Russia Vostochny France Arianespace / Russia Starsem
United Kingdom OneWeb × 34–36 OneWeb Low Earth Communications  
2022 (TBD)[244][245] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Kazakhstan Baikonur or Russia Vostochny France Arianespace / Russia Starsem
United Kingdom OneWeb × 34–36 OneWeb Low Earth Communications  
2022 (TBD)[244][245] Russia Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat Kazakhstan Baikonur or Russia Vostochny France Arianespace / Russia Starsem
United Kingdom OneWeb × 34–36 OneWeb Low Earth Communications  
2022 (TBD)[246] Russia Soyuz-2.1b Kazakhstan Baikonur Site 31/6 Russia Roscosmos
Russia Resurs-P No. 5[247] Roscosmos Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[248] Russia Soyuz-2.1b Kazakhstan Baikonur Russia Roscosmos
Russia Soyuz GVK Roscosmos Low Earth (ISS) ISS logistics  
First flight of a new Russian spacecraft designed to return cargo to Earth.
2022 (TBD)[249] Russia Soyuz ST-A / Fregat France Kourou ELS France Arianespace
Europe Sentinel-1C[250] ESA Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
Third Sentinel-1 satellite.
H2 2022 (TBD)[251][252] Russia Soyuz ST-B / Fregat-MT France Kourou ELS France Arianespace
Europe Euclid ESA Sun–Earth L2 Astronomy  
2022 (TBD)[253] United States Terran 1 United States Cape Canaveral or Vandenberg United States Relativity Space
United States Dedicated rideshare mission TriSept Low Earth Satellite dispenser  
2022 (TBD)[254] United States Terran 1 United States Cape Canaveral LC-16 United States Relativity Space
Thailand TBA mu Space Low Earth IoT  
2022 (TBD)[255] Europe Vega France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
Israel SHALOM ISA Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[256][56] Europe Vega France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
Taiwan TRITON[257] NSPO Medium Earth Navigation  
2022 (TBD)[258][56] Europe Vega-C France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
Italy CSG-2[259] ASI Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
Second COSMO-SkyMed 2nd Generation satellite.
2022 (TBD)[260][56] Europe Vega or Vega-C France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
Luxembourg NAOS MAE Low Earth (SSO) Reconnaissance  
2022 (TBD)[261][56] Europe Vega-C France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
South Korea KOMPSat 7 (Arirang 7) KARI Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[262][56] Europe Vega or Vega-C France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
Thailand THEOS-2 GISTDA Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[263][56] Europe Vega-C France Kourou ELV France Arianespace
TBA TBA Low Earth (SSO) TBA  
SSMS rideshare mission.
H2 2022 (TBD)[265][266] United States Vulcan Centaur 542[264] United States Cape Canaveral SLC-41 United States ULA
United States SNC Demo-1 NASA / SNC Low Earth (ISS) ISS logistics  
First Dream Chaser cargo mission for CRS-2.[264]
H2 2022 (TBD)[267] TBA TBA TBA
Spain Amazonas Nexus Hispasat Geosynchronous Communications  
Will replace Amazonas 2.
2022 (TBD)[181] United States TBA United States Cape Canaveral United States TBA
United States GPS IIIA-07 Sally Ride U.S. Space Force Medium Earth Navigation  
Named after American astronaut Sally Ride, the first American woman in space.[180]
2022 (TBD)[268] United States TBA United States Cape Canaveral United States TBA
United States GPS IIIA-08 Katherine Johnson U.S. Space Force Medium Earth Navigation  
Named after NASA mathematician and human computer Katherine Johnson.
H2 2022 (TBD)[269] TBA TBA TBA
United States Jupiter-3 (EchoStar-24)[270] EchoStar Geosynchronous Communications  
2022 (TBD)[271] TBA TBA TBA
Argentina Brazil SABIA-Mar 1[272] CONAE / INPE / AEB Low Earth (SSO) Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[273] TBA TBA TBA
Luxembourg SES-TBA / United States GeoCarb SES S.A. / NASA Geosynchronous Communications / Earth observation  
2022 (TBD)[274] TBA TBA TBA
Brazil SGDC-2 Telebrás Geosynchronous Communications  
2022 (TBD)[275] TBA TBA TBA
Canada Skylark × 3 NorthStar Low Earth (SSO) Space situational awareness  

Suborbital flights

Deep-space rendezvous

Date (UTC) Spacecraft Event Remarks
23 June BepiColombo Second gravity assist at Mercury
29 September Juno 45th perijove On the day of this perijove, Juno will fly by Europa. Orbital period around Jupiter reduced to 38 days.[2][3]

Extravehicular activities (EVAs)

Start Date/Time Duration End Time Spacecraft Crew Remarks

Orbital launch statistics

By country

For the purposes of this section, the yearly tally of orbital launches by country assigns each flight to the country of origin of the rocket, not to the launch services provider or the spaceport. For example, Soyuz launches by Arianespace in Kourou are counted under Russia because Soyuz-2 is a Russian rocket.

Country Launches Successes Failures Partial
failures
Remarks

By rocket

By family

Family Country Launches Successes Failures Partial failures Remarks

By type

Rocket Country Family Launches Successes Failures Partial failures Remarks

By configuration

Rocket Country Type Launches Successes Failures Partial failures Remarks

By spaceport

Site Country Launches Successes Failures Partial failures Remarks

By orbit

Orbital regime Launches Achieved Not achieved Accidentally
achieved
Remarks
Transatmospheric 0 0 0 0
Low Earth 0 0 0 0
Geosynchronous / transfer 0 0 0 0
Medium Earth 0 0 0 0
High Earth 0 0 0 0
Heliocentric orbit 0 0 0 0 Including planetary transfer orbits

Expected maiden flights

Notes

  1. ^ a b c d Ariane 5 carries two satellites per mission; manifested payloads still need to be paired.

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