Arianespace Overview

A complete overview of Arianespace, including launch stats, launch vehicles and launch locations.

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Basic Info

Name

Arianespace logo

Arianespace

Type

Commercial

Country

France

Founded

1980

Administrator / CEO

CEO: Stéphane Israël

Launch Stats

First Launch

23 May 1980

Last Launch

9 Oct 2023

Successful Launches

300

Failed Launches

15

Upcoming Launches

50

Successful Landings

0

Failed Landings

0

Arianespace SA is a multinational company founded in 1980 as the world's first commercial launch service provider. It undertakes the production, operation, and marketing of the Ariane programme. Their vehicles launch exclusively from French Guiana in South America.

Launch Sites used by Arianespace

Baikonur Cosmodrome

Baikonur Cosmodrome launch site

World's largest space launch facility, pivotal for Russian space missions.

📍 Kazakhstan
🚀 1549 Launches

Upcoming Launches

Guiana Space Centre

Guiana Space Centre launch site

European spaceport near the equator for satellite launches, managed by ESA and CNES.

📍 France
🚀 320 Launches

Upcoming Launches

Vostochny Cosmodrome

Vostochny Cosmodrome launch site
📍 Russia
🚀 17 Launches

Upcoming Launches