NEXT SPACEFLIGHT

Status

Sentinel-1C

Launch Time
NET Nov 15, 2024

Originally intended to launch on the Russian Soyuz launch vehicle, due to geopolitical factors this is no longer an option. ESA instead opted to launch aboard Vega-C.

Rocket

Vega-C
Arianespace
Status: Active
Liftoff Thrust: 4,500 kN
Payload to LEO: 2,300 kg
Stages: 4
Strap-ons: 0
Rocket Height: 35.0 m
Fairing Diameter: 3.3 m
Fairing Height: 9.0 m

Mission Details

Sentinel-1C

Sentinel-1C will provide all-weather, day, and night radar imaging for land and ocean services.

Payloads: 1
Total Mass: 2,300.0 kg
Sun-Synchronous Orbit

Location

ELS, Guiana Space Centre, French Guiana, France

Stats

2024

93rd orbital launch attempt

Arianespace

298th mission
1st mission of 2024

Vega

24th mission
1st mission of 2024