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2007 Worldwide Space Launches
No.
     Date      Mission
Designation
Launch
Vehicle
Country
of Launch
Payload
Type
Notes
1.
January 10 Cartosat-2
SRE-1  
LAPAN-TUBsat (Indon.)
Pehuensat (Argentina)
PSLV-C7 India Imaging
Tech
Imaging
Comsat
 
2.
January 18

Progress M-59

Soyuz-U Russia/FKA

ISSCargo

24P
3. January 30 NSS 8 (New Skies 8) Zenit-3SL   Comsat failed
4. February 2 Beidou 2A LongMarch 3A(CZ-3A) China Navigation  
5. February 17 THEMIS A
THEMIS B
THEMIS C
THEMIS D
THEMIS E
Delta 2 US/NASA Science
Science
Science
Science
Science
 
6. February 24 IGS Radar-2
IGS Optical-3V
H-2A (2024) Japan/Mil. Radar
Imaging/Test
 
7. March 9

STPSat-1
ASTRO
NextSat
Midstar 1
Falconsat-3
CFESat
MEPSI Picosat
MEPSI Picosat

Atlas 5 (401) US/Mil.

Tech
Tech
Tech
Tech
Tech/Science
Science
Tech
Tech

 
8. March 11

Skynet 5A (UK/Mil.)
Insat 4B (India)

Ariane 5 ECA Europe/Com.

Comsat
Comsat

 
9. March 21 DemoFlight 2 Falcon 1 US/Com. Launch Vehicle Test failed
10. April 7 Soyuz TMA-10 Soyuz-FG Russia/FKA ISS CrewRot (2+1) 14S (Charles Simonyi)
11. April 9 Anik F3 (Canada) Proton-M/Briz Russia/Com. Comsat  
12. April 11 Haiyang 1B (China) LongMarch 2C(CZ-2C) China Imaging  
13. April 12 Beidou 5 (China) LongMarch 3A(CZ-3A) China Navigation  
14. April 17

MAST
Misr 1 (Egyptsat)
Saudisat 3
SaudiComsat-3
SaudiComsat-4
SaudiComsat-5
SaudiComsat-6
SaudiComsat-7
CAPE 1 (U.o.Louisiana)
Aerocube 2 (Aerosp.C.)
CSTB 1 (Boeing)
CP 3 (Cal Poly)
CP 4 (Cal Poly)
Libertad (Colombia)

Dnepr-1
(converted R-36M)

Russia/Com.

Tether Test
Imaging
Imaging
Comsat
Comsat
Comsat
Comsat
Comsat
Tech
Tech
Tech
Tech
Tech
Tech

1st since 2006 failure
15. April 23 AGILE (Italy) PSLV India Astronomy (Gamma)  
16. April 24 NFIRE Minotaur US/Mil. Tech  
17. April 25 AIM Pegasus XL US/NASA Science (Aeronomy)  
18. May 4

Astra 1L (Luxembourg)
Galaxy 17 (Intelsat)

Ariane 5 ECA Europe/Com.

Comsat
Comsat

 
19. May 12 Progress M-60 Soyuz-U Russia/FKA ISSCargo 25P
20. May 13 Nigcomsat 1 (Nigeria) LongMarch 3B(CZ-3B) China/Com. Comsat  
21. May 25

Yaogan 2
MEMS-Pico

LongMarch 2D(CZ-2D) China

Radar (SAR)
Tech

 
22. May 29

Globalstar FM65
Globalstar FM69
Globalstar FM71
Globalstar FM72

Soyuz-FG/Fregat Russia/Com.

Comsat
Comsat
Comsat
Comsat

 
23. May 31 Xinnuo 3 (Sinosat 3) LongMarch 3A(CZ-3A) China Comsat  
24. June 7 Kosmos-2427 (Kobal't-M) Soyuz-U Russia/Mil. Imaging  
25. June 8 COSMO-Skymed-1 (Italy) Delta 2 US/Mil. Radar  
26. June 8 STS-117/Atlantis Shuttle US/NASA Crewed (7) ISS 13A
27. June 10 'Ofeq 7 Shavit Israel/Mil. Imaging  
28. June 15 TerraSAR-X (Germany) Dnepr-1 (conv. R-36-M) Russia/Com. SAR Radar  
29. June 15

USA 194
NRO?

Atlas 5 (401) US/Mil.

SigInt
SigInt

 
30. June 28 Genesis-2 Dnepr-1 (conv. R-36-M) Russia/Com. Tech Bigelow Inflatable
31. June 29 Kosmos-2428 (Tselina-2) Zenit-2M Russia/Mil. SigInt Zenit is Ukrainian
32. July 2 SAR-Lupe 2 (Germany) Kosmos-3M Russia/Mil. SAR Radar  
33. July 4 Zhongxing-6B (ZX-6B) LongMarch 3B(CZ-3B) China Comsat  
34. July 7 DirecTV 10 (USA) Proton-M/Briz-M Russia/Com. Comsat  
35. August 2 Progress M-61 Soyuz-U Russia/FKA ISS Cargo 26P
36. August 4 Phoenix Delta-2 US/NASA Mars Lander  
37. August 8 STS-118/Endeavour Shuttle (ISS 13A.1) US/NASA Crewed (7)  
38. August 14

Spaceway 3
BSAT-3A (Japan)

Ariane 5 ECA Europe/Com.

Comsat
Comsat

 
39. September 2 Insat 4CR GSLV India Comsat  
40. September 6 JCSAT-11 Proton-M/Briz-M Russia Comsat failed
41. September 12 Kosmos-2429 Kosmos-3M Russia/Mil. Navigation  
42. September 14 Kaguya H-2A (2022) Japan Moon Probe  
43. September 14

Foton M-3
YES2

Soyuz-U Russia

Microgravity
Tech

 
44. September 18 Worldview-1 Delta-2 US/Com. Imaging  
45. September 19 CBERS-2B (China/Brazil) LongMarch 4B (CZ-4B) China Imaging  
46. September 27 Dawn Delta-2 US/NASA Asteroid Probe  
47. October 5

Intelsat IS-11
Optus D-2 (Australia)

Ariane 5 GS Europe/Com.

Comsat
Comsat

 
48. October 10 Soyuz TMA-11 Soyuz-FG Russia/FKA ISS CrewRot (2+1) 15S (Sheikh Shukor)
49. October 11 WGS SV-1 Atlas 5 (421) US/Mil. Comsat Wideband Global Sys.
50. October 17 GPS IIR-17 M4 Delta-2 US/Mil. Navigation Navstar 55
51. October 21 Globalstar FM66 (US)
Globalstar FM67 (US)
Globalstar FM68 (US)
Globalstar FM69 (US)
Soyuz-FG/Fregat Russia/Com. Comsat
Comsat
Comsat
Comsat
 
52. October 23 STS-120/Discovery Shuttle (ISS 10A) US/NASA Crewed (7)  
53. October 23 Oko #88 (Kosmos-2430) Molniya-M Russia/Mil. EarlyWarning last Molniya-M?
54. October 24 Chang'e-1 LongMarch 3A (CZ-3A) China Moon Probe  
55. October 26 GLONASS (Uragan-M) 9
GLONASS (Uragan-M) 10
GLONASS (Uragan-M) 11
Proton-K/DM2 Russia Navigation
Navigation
Navigation
(GPS equiv.)
56. November 1 SAR-Lupe 3 (Germany)
AIS (Auto Ident S./Germ.)
Kosmos-3M Russia/Com. SAR Radar
TechTest
 
57. November 11 DSP-23 (Def. Sup .Prg.) Delta-4 HLV US/Mil. EarlyWarning 2nd Heavy Delta
58. November 11 Yaogan 3 LongMarch 4C (CZ-4C) China Comsat +SAR
59. November 14 Skynet 5B (UK)
Star One C1 (Brazil)
Ariane 5 ECA Europe/Com. Comsat
Comsat
V179
60.
November 18 Sirius 4 (Luxbg/Sweden) Proton-K/Briz-M Russia/Com. Comsat  
61. December 9 Kosmos-2434/Raduga1 #8 Proton-K/Briz-M Russia/Mil. Comsat  
62. December 9 Cosmo-Skymed 2 (Italy) Delta-2 US/Com. Radar  
63. December 10 NROL-24 Atlas 5 (401) US/Mil. Comsat?  
64. December 14 Radarsat-2 (Canada) Soyuz-FG/Fregat Russia/Com. Radar  
65. December 20 GPS-57 (USA-199) Delta-2 US/Mil. Navigation 18th GPS-IIR
66. December 21 Rascom-QAF-1 (Africa)
Horizons-2 (Intelsat/Japan)
Ariane 5 GS (V180) Europe/Com. Comsat
Comsat
 
67. December 23 Progress M-62 Soyuz-U Russia/FKA ISS Cargo 27P
68. December 25 GLONASS (Uragan-M) 21
GLONASS (Uragan-M) 22
GLONASS (Uragan-M) 23
Proton-M/DM2 Russia Navigation
Navigation
Navigation
(GPS equiv.)