Smallsat Rideshare Missions

SpaceX Transporter-1 payload stack (Credit: SpaceX)

  • The information on this page is partially based on unofficial sources and educated guesses and is subject to change
  • Dates are in UTC
  • Clicking the date leads to the source of that information
  • This list might be incomplete

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Changelog:

  • May 19, 2022 – STAR VIBE moved to Transporter-6
  • May 18, 2022 – 5 Spire Global sats to launch on Transporter-5
  • May 16, 2022 – Added payloads that will fly with Launcher Orbit SN1 on Transporter-6
  • May 13, 2022 – BRONCOSAT-1 and CENTAURI-5 to launch on Transporter-5
  • May 10, 2022 – DemoSat to launch on Transporter-7
  • May 5, 2022 – Updated payloads on Momentus VR-5 on Transporter-6; ProtoMéthée-1 might launch on Transporter-9
  • May 4, 2022 – Geometric-1 payloads moved to Transporter-6
  • Apr 27, 2022 – Updated payloads on Momentus VR-3 on Transporter-5

Announced payloads or customers without an assigned mission

Delayed payloads from previous missions


Dedicated Missions

Date Mission Orbit
✅ January 24, 2021 SpaceX Transporter-1 (143 satellites) SSO
✅ June 30, 2021 SpaceX Transporter-2 (88 satellites) SSO
✅ January 13, 2022 SpaceX Transporter-3 (105 satellites) SSO
✅ April 1, 2022 SpaceX Transporter-4 (40 satellites) SSO
May 2022 SpaceX Transporter-5 SSO
October 2022 SpaceX Transporter-6 SSO
January 2023 SpaceX Transporter-7 SSO
April 2023 SpaceX Transporter-8 SSO
October 2023 SpaceX Transporter-9 SSO

Other Shared Missions

Date Orbit Primary payload Secondary payload
✅ Jun 13, 2020 LEO, 53° Starlink v1-8 Skysat 16–18
✅ Aug 7, 2020 LEO, 53° Starlink v1-9 BlackSky Global (2 sats)
✅ Aug 18, 2020 LEO, 53° Starlink v1-10 Skysat 19–21
✅ Aug 31, 2020 SSO SAOCOM 1B GNOMES-1, Tyvak-0172
✅ May 15, 2021 LEO, 53° Starlink v1-26 Capella-6, Tyvak-0130
✅ Dec 2, 2021 LEO, 53.2° Starlink 4-3 BlackSky Global (2 sats)
Dec 2022 LEO, 53° Starlink? Lynk (6 sats)
Q1 2024 LEO, 53° Starlink? Launcher Orbiter SN5

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Bob

Do you know approximate % capacity allotted, based on assigned satellites to a Transporter mission? For example, is there room still on Trans-2? Enough for SARah-1? Thanks

CatSE

How sure are you about Bluewalker 3 is on Transporter 5 mission in june?

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