Upcoming Rocket Launch List

July 29. 2016


Date: October 30, 2017

Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 Koreasat 5A

Mission: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Koreasat 5A communications satellite for KTsat based in South Korea. Koreasat 5A will provide direct-to-home television broadcast and other communications services over Korea, Japan, the Philippines, Guam, Indochina, and South Asia. The satellite will also support maritime communications.

**Launch date is only tentative and subject to change**

Launch Site: Kennedy Space Center- Launch site LC-39A

Launch Window: 3:34 – 5:58 PM


Date: November 28, 2017

Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 CRS 13

Mission: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the 15th Dragon spacecraft mission on its 13th operational cargo delivery flight to the International Space Station. The flight is being conducted under the Commercial Resupply Services contract with NASA. Delayed from Sept. 13 and Nov. 1.

**Launch date is only tentative and subject to change**

Launch Site: Kennedy Space Center- Launch site LC-39A

Launch Window: TBD


Date: TBD

Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 Hispasat 30W-6

Mission: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Hispasat 30W-6 communications satellite, formerly known as Hispasat 1F, for Madrid-based Hispasat. Hispasat 30W-6 will provide television, broadband, corporate networks and other communications services over Europe, North Africa and the Americas. The Hispasat 30W-6 satellite was built by Space Systems/Loral.

**Launch date is only tentative and subject to change**

Launch Site: Kennedy Space Center- Launch site LC-39A

Launch Window: TBD


Date: TBD

Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon Heavy

Mission: A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will launch on its first demonstration flight. The heavy-lift rocket is formed of three Falcon 9 rocket cores strapped together with 27 Merlin 1D engines firing at liftoff.

**Delayed from 3rd Quarter of 2015 and April, September and December 2016. Delayed from 1st Quarter 2017 and 2nd Quarter 2017.**

Launch Site: Kennedy Space Center- Launch site LC-39A

Launch Window: TBD


Date: TBD

Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 Bangabandhu 1

Mission: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Bangabandhu 1 communications satellite for the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission. The spacecraft will provide broadcasting and telecommunication services to rural areas and introduce direct-to-home television programming across Bangladesh and neighboring countries. The Bangabandhu 1 satellite was built by Thales Alenia Space.

**Launch date is only tentative and subject to change**

Launch Site: Kennedy Space Center- Launch site LC-39A

Launch Window: TBD


Date: TBD

Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 SES 16/GovSat 1

Mission: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the SES 16/GovSat 1 communications satellite for LuxGovSat, a joint venture between SES and the government of Luxembourg. SES 16/GovSat 1 will. The SES 16/GovSat 1 satellite will provide secure military X-band and Ka-band communications links, helping support Luxembourg’s NATO obligations. The satellite was built by Orbital ATK.

**Launch date is only tentative and subject to change**

Launch Site: Kennedy Space Center- Launch site LC-39A

Launch Window: TBD