Next Spaceflight

Status

Success

OneWeb #2

Launch Time
Thu Feb 06, 2020 21:42 UTC
Fight ST-27 (Starsem-27). The launch is managed by Roscosmos, Arianespace and Starsem. First launch of Arianespace from the Baikonur cosmodrome.

Rocket

Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat
Arianespace
Status: Active
Price: $48.5 million
Liftoff Thrust: 4,150 kN
Payload to GTO: 3,250 kg
Stages: 4
Strap-ons: 4
Rocket Height: 42.5 m
Fairing Diameter: 3.7 m
Fairing Height: 7.7 m

Mission Details

OneWeb Flight 2

The second launch of OneWeb's planned high-speed internet constellation. The initial constellation will be compromised of approximately 650 satellites and will scale to more than 900 satellites as it grows to meet demand around the world. OneWeb will begin customer demos in 2020 and provide global, 24-hour coverage to customers in 2021.
Payloads: 34
Total Mass: 5,015 kg
Low Earth Orbit

Location

Site 31/6, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan

Stats

2020

8th orbital launch attempt

Arianespace

277th mission
267th successful mission
5th consecutive successful mission