Last Update: November 11, 2001


March 8  11:42:09Z  
   

 Press Kit


OV-103 Discovery

Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
Kennedy Space Center (U.S.)
Discovery
United Space Alliance
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
STS-102 (ISS-5A.1)
Manned, ISS Logistics
NASA (U.S.)
Boeing Reusable Launch Systems
OV-103
90,043 kg
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
Leonardo (MPLM-1)
ISS Cargo Carrier
NASA (U.S.)
Alenia Aerospazio
MPLM
10,122 kg
 
March 8  22:51Z  
   

 Press Kit


Ariane 5G

Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
Kourou (French Guiana)
Ariane 5G (V140)
Arianespace
DELAYED FROM MARCH 2nd
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
Eurobird (Eutelsat W1R)
Communications
Eutelsat (Europe)
Alcatel Space
SpaceBus 3000
3,050 kg
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
B-Sat 2a
Direct Broadcasting
Broadcasting Satellite System Corp. (Japan)
Orbital Sciences Corp.
Star 1
1,318 kg
 
March 18  22:33:30Z  
     


Zenit 3SL

Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
Odyssey Launch Platform (Pacific Ocean)
Zenit 3SL (#7)
Sea Launch
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
XM Rock (XM-2)
Direct Radio Broadcasting
XM Satellite Radio (U.S.)
Boeing Satellite Systems
Boeing 702
4,666 kg
 
March 31     
     


Hera

Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
White Sands Missile Range (U.S.)
Hera 2B (F-20)
Coleman Aerospace
SUBORBITAL
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
[Dummy Warhead]
Missile Defense Technology (PAC-3 Target)
U.S. Army Space & Missile Defense Center (U.S.)
Aerotherm Corp.


     

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