Live coverage: Soyuz launches with 38 satellites
Soyuz rocket with special paint scheme rolls out to Baikonur launch pad
Japan’s Epsilon rocket launches seven tech demo satellites
Live coverage: Epsilon rocket lifts off with seven satellites
Soyuz launches cluster of 28 satellites
A Russian Soyuz rocket lifted off from the Vostochny Cosmodrome in Russia’s Far East on Thursday carrying 28 satellites, including a pair of Russian mapping satellites, secondary payloads from Germany, Japan, Spain, South Africa, and a dozen Earth-observing CubeSats and eight commercial weather payloads for Planet and Spire.
Soyuz liftoff glimpsed by orbiting observer and launch pad cameras
Soyuz rocket lifts off with 73 satellites
A Russian Soyuz booster lifted off Friday from Kazakhstan on a complex mission to deploy 73 satellites into three different orbits, including a Russian spacecraft to locate forest fires, 48 CubeSats for Planet’s global Earth observation fleet, and eight nanosatellites for Spire Global’s commercial weather network.