Smallsat Rideshare Missions

  • The information on this page is partially based on unofficial sources and educated guesses and is subject to change
  • Dates are in UTC
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  • This list might be incomplete

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Changelog:

  • Nov 24, 2022 – Kelpie to launch on Transporter-6
  • Nov 16, 2022 – Triton-X to launch on Transporter-9; Kanyini delayed to Transporter-9
  • Nov 11, 2022 – Otter Pup to launch on Transporter-8
  • Oct 26, 2022 – Kanyini might be launching on Transporter-8
  • Oct 25, 2022 – GHOSt moved from Transporter-6 to Transporter-7
  • Oct 24, 2022 – BDSAT-2, QBUA01 and Menut to be launched on Transporter-6
  • Oct 18, 2022 – Pyxis to be launched on Transporter-10
  • Oct 10, 2022 – More Momentus VR-6 payloads to be launched on Transporter-7

Announced payloads or customers without an assigned mission

Delayed payloads from previous missions

Landmapper-Demo6+7, XVI, BHAARATHIYA-SAT, SMPOD-03, Astrogate Labs, SAI-2, TechEdSat-15, Hypernova, PyCubed-1, HERON MkII, Lynk-07, TROOP-4, Alba Cluster 5 (KILI-1 and others), DISCO-1, Veery-FS1, STORK-6, GOSSAMER-PICARD, REVELA, Gossamer Vendelinus, STORK 8, NUTSAT-3, VIREO C3S, OSAM-2, Lynk (3 sats), Vision-1/FeatherEdge, Capella 9Hawk-6A/6B/6C, WVSAT (4 sats), TagSat-3 (hosted), Guardian-Alpha, STORK 7, ORESAT0.5


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 25, 2022 SpaceX Transporter-5 (59 sats) SSO
December 2022 SpaceX Transporter-6 SSO
February 2023 SpaceX Transporter-7 SSO
May 2023 SpaceX Transporter-8 SSO
October 2023 SpaceX Transporter-9 SSO
January 2024 SpaceX Transporter-10 SSO
June 2024 SpaceX Transporter-11 SSO
Q4 2024 SpaceX Transporter-12 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)
✅ Sep 5, 2022 LEO, 53.2° Starlink 4-20 SHERPA-LTC2 + Varuna
✅ Sep 11, 2022 LEO, 53.2° Starlink 4-2 BlueWalker 3
Dec 2022 LEO, 53° Starlink? Lynk (6 sats)
Q1 2024 LEO, 53° Starlink? Launcher Orbiter SN5
2024 ? ? HAKUTO-R Mission 2

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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?

Regards/ an AST SpaceMobile reddit moderator