Upcoming Rocket Launch List

February 12, 2020


**Launch dates are tentative and subject to change**

Date: August 19, 2022

Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9

Mission: Falcon 9 Starlink 4-27 - A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch with another batch of Starlink internet satellites. The Falcon 9’s first stage booster will land on a drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean.

Launch Site: Kennedy Space Center - LC-39A

Launch Window: 3:24 pm


Date: August 29, 2022

Vehicle: Space Launch System

Mission: NASA’s Space Launch System heavy-lift rocket will launch on its first test flight with an uncrewed Orion spacecraft. The mission, known as Artemis 1, will place the Orion spacecraft into orbit around the moon before the capsule returns to Earth for splashdown in the Pacific Ocean. Ten small CubeSat rideshare payloads will also launch on the Artemis 1 mission.

Launch Site: Kennedy Space Center - LC-39B

Launch Window: 8:33 am