The Rocket Launches 1996-1999 is listed below. Click on a launch to get detailed information about the launch location, rocket type, mission, date and launch window, as well as view a video of the launch.

The first launch was by Lockheed Martin Space Operations with the launch of a Space Shuttle Endeavour OV-101 rocket. This STS-72 mission was scheduled to occur on Thu Jan 11th 1996 4:41 AM EST from Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA. The status of the STS-72 mission launch was Success.

Space Shuttle Endeavour / OV-101 | STS-72

Lockheed Martin Space Operations
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz-U | Soyuz TM-23

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-75

Lockheed Martin Space Operations
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Pegasus XL | REX II

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-76

Lockheed Martin Space Operations
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz U | Progress M-31

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus Hybrid | Miniature Sensor Technology Integration 3 (MSTI-3)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Space Shuttle Endeavour / OV-101 | STS-77

Lockheed Martin Space Operations
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Ariane 5 G | Cluster

Arianespace
Kourou, French Guiana

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-78

Lockheed Martin Space Operations
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Pegasus XL | Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Soyuz U | Progress M-32

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Soyuz-U | Soyuz TM-24

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus XL | Fast Auroral Snapshot Explorer (FAST)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-79

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Pegasus XL | High Energy Transient Explorer (HETE) & Satelite de Aplicaciones Cientificas-B (SAC-B)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-80

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz U | Progress M-33

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-81

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz-U | Soyuz TM-25

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103 | STS-82

Lockheed Space Operations Company
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-83

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz U | Progress M-34

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus XL | Minisat & Celestis Space Burial #1

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-84

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-94

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz U | Progress M-35

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus XL | OrbView-2

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Soyuz-U | Soyuz TM-26

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-85

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Pegasus XL | Fast On-orbit Rapid Recording of Transient Events (FORTE)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Vandenberg AFB, CA, USA

Titan IVB/Cenatur | Cassini-Huygens

Lockheed Martin
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-86

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz U | Progress M-36

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus XL | Space Test Experiments Platform-4 (STEP-4)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Ariane 5 G | MaqSat-H, TEAMSAT, MaqSat-B, YES

Arianespace
Kourou, French Guiana

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-87

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz U | Progress M-37

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus XL HAPS | Orbcomm-A1 - A8

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Space Shuttle Endeavour / OV-101 | STS-89

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Pegasus XL | Broadband Advanced Technologies Satellite (BATSAT/Teledesic T1) & Student Nitric Oxide Explorer (SNOE)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Soyuz U | Progress M-38

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus XL | Transition Region and Coronal Explorer (TRACE)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-90

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz U | Progress M-39

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103 | STS-91

Lockheed Space Operations Company
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Pegasus XL HAPS | Orbcomm-B1 - B8

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Soyuz-U | Soyuz TM-28

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Soyuz-U | Soyuz TM-27

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus XL HAPS | Orbcomm-C1 - C8

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Ariane 5 G | MaqSat 3 & ARD

Arianespace
Kourou, French Guiana

Pegasus Hybrid | Satélite de Coleta de Dados-2 (SCD-2)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Soyuz U | Progress M-40

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103 | STS-95

Lockheed Space Operations Company
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Space Shuttle Endeavour / OV-101 | STS-88

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Pegasus XL | Submillimeter Wave Astronomy Satellite (SWAS)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Soyuz-U | Soyuz TM-29

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus XL | Wide Field Infrared Explorer (WIRE)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Soyuz U | Progress M-41

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Pegasus XL HAPS | Multiple Paths, Beyond-Line-of-Sight Communications (MUBLCOM) & Topographic Experiment using Radiative Recombinative Ionospheric EUV and Radio Sources (TERRIERS)

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103 | STS-96

Lockheed Space Operations Company
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-93

United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Soyuz U | Progress M-42

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Long March 2F | Shenzhou-1

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Pegasus XL HAPS | Orbcomm-D2 - D8

Orbital Sciences Corporation
Air launch to orbit

Ariane 5 G | XMM-Newton

Arianespace
Kourou, French Guiana

Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103 | STS-103

National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA