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X-ray astronomy satellites





spacecraft launch date
ALEXIS Apr. 25, 1993
ANS Aug. 30, 1974
ARGOS Feb. 23, 1999
Ariel 5 Oct. 15, 1974
Ariel 6 Jun. 2, 1979
ASCA Feb. 20, 1993
Astron Mar. 23, 1983
BBXRT Dec. 2, 1990
BeppoSAX Apr. 30, 1996
Chandra X-ray Observatory Jul. 23, 1999
Constellation-X 2015?
Copernicus Observatory (OAO-3) Aug. 21, 1972
DXS Jan. 13, 1993
EXIST 2007+
Exosat May 26,1983
Gamma Jul. 11, 1990
Ginga Feb. 5, 1987
Granat Dec. 1, 1989
Hakucho Feb. 21, 1979
HEAO-1 Aug. 12, 1977
HEAO-2 Nov. 12, 1978
HEAO-3 Sep. 20, 1979
HETE Oct. 9, 2000
High Resolution X-ray Spectroscopy Mission 2007+
Hinotori Feb. 21, 1981
Joule  
MAXIM 2007+
NuSTAR (Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array) Jun. 13, 2012
ROSAT Jun. 1, 1990
RXTE Dec. 30, 1995
SAS-3 May 7, 1975
Spectrum-X-Gamma 2003
Taiyo Feb. 24, 1975
Tenma Feb. 20, 1983
Uhuru (SAS-1) Dec. 12, 1970
XEUS  
XMM-Newton Dec. 10, 1999


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