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Jonathan's Space Report 
No. 699 draft                                          2014 Jun 17   Somerville, MA
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International Space Station
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Expedition 40 is continuing with ISS in a 411 x 417 km x 51.7 deg orbit.

Dnepr cluster
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On Jun 19, launch of a Dnepr rocket from the Yasniy missile base put a record 38 payloads
in orbit.


Table of Recent (orbital) Launches 
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Date UT       Name            Launch Vehicle        Site            Mission    INTL.  

May  6 1349   Kosmos-2495        Soyuz-2-1A       Plesetsk LC43/4   Imaging      25A
May 15 2142   Ekpress AM-4R      Proton-M/Briz-M  Baykonur LC200/39 Comms        F01
May 17 0003   GPS SVN 67         Delta 4M+(4,2)   Canaveral SLC37B  Nav          26A
May 22 1309   USA 252            Atlas V 401      Canaveral SLC41   Comms?       27A
May 23 0528   Kosmos-2496  )     Rokot            Plesetsk LC133/3  Comms        28A
              Kosmos-2497  )                                        Comms        28B
              Kosmos-2498  )                                        Comms        28C
              Kosmos-2499? )                                        Tech?        28E
May 24 0305   Daichi-2  )        H-IIA 202        Tanegashima Y1    Radar        29A
              Raijin-2  )                                           Science      29D
              UNIFORM-1 )                                           IR imaging   29B
              SOCRATES  )                                           Laser Com    29C
              SPROUT    )                                           Tech         29E
May 26 2110   EUTELSAT 3B        Zenit-3SL        SL Odyssey, Pacific Comms      30A
May 28 1957   Soyuz TMA-13M      Soyuz-FG         Baykonur LC1/5    Spaceship    31A
Jun 14 1716   Glonass M55        Soyuz-2-1B       Plesetsk LC43/4   Navigation   32A
               (= Kosmos-2500?)
Jun 19 1911   Deimos-2       )   Dnepr            Yasniy            Imaging      33D
              KazEOSat-2     )                                      Imaging      33A
	      Saudisat-4     )                                       Tech        33G
              TabletSat-Aurora)                                     Imaging      33H
              Tita            )                                      Tech        33E
              AprizeSat-9     )                                      Com         33J
              AprizeSat-10    )                                      Com         33K
              Unisat-6        )                                      Tech         33C
              Tigrisat        )                                      Tech         33
              Lemur-1         )                                      Tech         33
              ANTELSAT        )                                      Tech         33
              Aerocube 6A     )                                      Tech         33AM
	      Aerocube 6B     )                                      Tech         33AN
              BRITE-Toronto   )                                      Astron       33L
              BRITE-Montreal  )                                      Astron       33
              Hodoyoshi-3     )                                      Imaging      33F
              Hodoyoshi-4     )                                      Imaging      33B
              Perseus-M 1     )                                      Com (AIS)    33
              Perseus-M 2     )                                      Com (AIS)    33
              POPSAT-HIP1     )                                      Imaging      33
              QB50P1          )                                      Science      33
              QB50P2          )                                      Science      33
              PACE            )                                      Tech         33
              NanoSatC-Br 1   )                                      Science      33Q
              Duchifat-1      )                                      Tech         33
              PolyITAN 1      )                                      Imaging      33
              DTUSat-2        )                                      Com          33
              Flock 1c-1      )                                      Imaging      33T
              Flock 1c-2      )                                      Imaging      33V
              Flock 1c-3      )                                      Imaging      33AH
              Flock 1c-4      )                                      Imaging      33X
              Flock 1c-5      )                                      Imaging      33AE
              Flock 1c-6      )                                      Imaging      33AC
              Flock 1c-7      )                                      Imaging      33S
              Flock 1c-8      )                                      Imaging      33AG
              Flock 1c-9      )                                      Imaging      33AB
              Flock 1c-10     )                                      Imaging      33W
              Flock 1c-11     )                                      Imaging      33Z
            
Suborbital missions
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The FTG-06B missile defense test on Jun 22 saw the intercept of a target launched by
a Trident-I-based LV-2 missile launched from Kwajalaein Atoll, using an EKV CE-II interceptor
launched on a GBI missile from Vandenberg AFB in California.



Table of Recent (suborbital) Launches
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Date UT     Payload/Flt Name  Launch Vehicle  Site                   Mission    Apogee/km

May  3 0800   NASA 36.235US    Black Brant IX      White Sands      UV Astron     278 
May  8        Topol' RV        Topol'              Plesetsk         Exercise     1000?
May  8        Shtil' RV        Shtil'            K-114, Barents     Exercise     1000?
May  8        Volna RV         Volna             K-223, Okhotsk     Exercise     1000?
May 20 1708   Topol'-E RV      Topol'              Kapustin Yar     Test         1000?
May 21 0535   Aegis KV         SM-3-IB             Kauai AAMDTC     Test          150?
May 24 0735   NASA 36.285UG    Black Brant IX      White Sands      UV Astron     300?
May 28 1130   REXUS-16         Orion               Kiruna          Atmos/Tech      87
May 29 1000   REXUS-15         Orion               Kiruna          Atmos/Tech      80
Jun  2        USN Mk 4 RV? )   Trident II D-5   SSBN 736, Atlantic  Test         1000?       
              USN Mk 4 RV? )
              USN Mk 4 RV? )
              USN Mk 4 RV? )
Jun  2        USN Mk 4 RV? )   Trident II D-5   SSBN 736, Atlantic  Test         1000?       
              USN Mk 4 RV? )
              USN Mk 4 RV? )
              USN Mk 4 RV? )
Jun 22 1849?  FTG-06B Target   LV-2                Kwajalein        Target       1000?
Jun 22 1855   FTG-06B          GBI                 Vandenberg       Interceptor  1000?

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