Ariane 62 | CSO 3

Arianespace launch of a Ariane 62 Rocket

Launch Status
Date/Time May Change

Arianespace is scheduled to launch a Ariane 62 rocket as part of the CSO 3 mission. The launch window for the Government/Top Secret mission is on Thu, Sep 30th, 2021, 8:00 PM EDT from Ariane Launch Area 4, Kourou. The status of the launch is Red. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!



The CSO 3 (Composante Spatiale Optique 3 satellite is the third of three new-generation high-resolution optical imaging satellites for the French military, replacing the Helios 2 spy satellite series.


Ariane Launch Area 4, Kourou

Kourou, French Guiana


Ariane 62

The Ariane 6 family is currently under development by the European Space Agency, with two variations including the Ariane 62 with two solid boosters intended for government and scientific missions.


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.