Category: Kourou, French Guiana

  • Arianespace | Vega | THEOS-2

    Arianespace | Vega | THEOS-2

    Thai Earth observation satellite built by Airbus Defense and Space. Based on the Astrobus-S platform, it is designed for optical measurements with a ground resolution of approximately 1 meter.

  • Arianespace | Ariane 5 ECA+ | JUICE (JUpiter ICy moons Explorer)

    Arianespace | Ariane 5 ECA+ | JUICE (JUpiter ICy moons Explorer)

    JUICE is an ESA mission to study some of the Jupiter’s moons: Ganymede, Callisto and Europa.

  • Arianespace | Vega-C | Sentinel-1C

    Arianespace | Vega-C | Sentinel-1C

    Sentinel-1C carries an advanced radar technology to provide an all-weather, day-and-night supply of imagery of Earth’s surface. It is a replacement satellite to complete the Sentinel-1 duo after Sentinel-1B suffered a technical anomaly.

  • Arianespace | Ariane 5 ECA+ | Syracuse 4B & Heinrich Hertz (H2Sat)

    Arianespace | Ariane 5 ECA+ | Syracuse 4B & Heinrich Hertz (H2Sat)

    Syracuse 4B is a French military communications satellite built by Thales Alenia Space. Heinrich Hertz (H2Sat) is a small geostationary communications satellite built by OHB System and the German Aerospace Center (DLR) to explore and test new broadband communications technologies.

  • Arianespace | Vega-C | KOMPSAT-7

    Arianespace | Vega-C | KOMPSAT-7

    KOMPSAT-7 is the follow-up model of KOMPSAT-3A whose mission is to provide high-resolution satellite images to satisfy South-Korea’s governmental and institutional needs.

  • Arianespace | Vega | PLATiNO 1

    Arianespace | Vega | PLATiNO 1

    Arianespace is scheduled to launch a Vega rocket as part of the mission. The launch is scheduled on 12/31/2023 00:00 UTC for the mission launching from Kourou, French Guiana. The status of the launch is Date/Time TBD. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Vega and experience the excitement for […]