Last Update: June 8, 2001


May 8  22:10Z     
     

Zenit 3SL
WATCH THE LAUNCH
Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
Odyssey Launch Platform (Pacific Ocean)
Zenit 3SL (#6)
Sea Launch
2nd LAUNCH ATTEMPT (ABORT ON JAN.8)
DELAYED FROM MAY 7
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
XM Roll (XM-1)
Direct Radio Broadcasting
XM Satellite Radio (U.S.)
Boeing Satellite Systems
Boeing 702
4,672 kg

May 14        
     


Trident 2 (D5)

Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
USS Kentucky (Cape Canaveral, US)
Trident 2 (D5)
U.S. Navy
SUBORBITAL
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
[Dummy Warhead]
Missile Test Flight
U.S. Navy (U.S.)

May 15 01:11:30Z     
     


Proton K/DM-2M
WATCH THE LAUNCH

Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
Baykonur (Kazakhstan)
Proton K/DM3
International Launch Services
DELAYED FROM APRIL 4
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
PAS-10
Communications
PanAmSat Corp. (U.S.)
Boeing Satellite Systems
Boeing 601HP
3,772 kg

May 18 17:45Z     
     


Delta 2-7925

Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
Cape Canaveral (U.S.)
Delta 2-7925
Boeing Expendable Launch Systems
DELAYED FROM MAR.1st, APR.25, MAY 2 AND 17
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
GeoLITE
Military Communications Technology
National Reconnaissance Office (U.S.)
TRW Space & Electronics
Eagle/STEP
1,800 kg

May 20 22:33Z     
     


Soyuz U

Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
Baykonur (Kazakhstan)
Soyuz FG (ISS-4P)
TsSKB-Progress
DELAYED FROM APRIL 12
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
Progress M1-6
Cargo, ISS Servicing
Rosaviakosmos (Russia)
RKK Energiya
7K-TGM1
7,250 kg

May 29 17:55Z     
     


Soyuz U

Site:
Vehicle:
Launch provider:
Plesetsk (Russia)
Soyuz U
TsSKB-Progress
 
Payload:
Mission:
Operator:
Prime:
Platform:
Launch mass:
Kosmos 2377
Military Observation
VKS (Russia)
TsSKB-Progress
Yantar 4K2 (Kobalt)
6,500 kg?


     

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