• The Next Launch

    SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    May

    2020

    27
    4:33 pm
    Eastern
     

    Mission:

    Crew Dragon Demo 2: Will launch a Crew Dragon spacecraft on its first test flight with astronauts on-board to the International Space Station under the auspices of NASA's commercial crew program. Click here to view important information about this launch

    Where:

    Kennedy Space Center - LC-39A

  • United Launch Alliance Delta IV Medium

    When:

    June

    2020

     

    Mission:

    NROL-44: A United Launch Alliance Delta 4-Heavy rocket will launch a classified spy satellite cargo for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 37B

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    June

    2020

     

    Mission:

    Starlink 7: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is expected to launch the eighth batch of approximately 60 satellites for SpaceX’s Starlink broadband network, a mission designated Starlink 7.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 40

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    June

    2020

     

    Mission:

    Starlink 8: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is expected to launch the ninth batch of approximately 60 satellites for SpaceX’s Starlink broadband network, a mission designated Starlink 8. Delayed from late May in ripple effect from Starlink 7 delays.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 40

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    June

    2020

     

    Mission:

    Starlink 9: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is expected to launch the tenth batch of approximately 60 satellites for SpaceX’s Starlink broadband network, a mission designated Starlink 9.

    Where:

    Kennedy Space Center - LC-39A

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    June

    2020

     

    Mission:

    GPS 3 SV03: Will launch the U.S. Air Force's third third-generation navigation satellite for the Global Positioning System.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 40

  • United Launch Alliance Atlas V 500 Series

    When:

    July

    2020

    17
    9:00 am
    Eastern
     

    Mission:

    Atlas 5 Mars 2020: Will launch NASA’s Mars 2020 rover to the Red Planet. After landing in February 2021, the Mars 2020 rover will study Martian geology, search for organic compounds, demonstrate the ability to generate oxygen from atmospheric carbon dioxide, and collect rock samples for return to Earth by a future mission.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 41

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    Aug

    2020

    01
    12:27 am
    Eastern
     

    Mission:

    SXM 7: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the SXM 7 satellite for SiriusXM. The satellite will replace the XM 3 satellite in SiriusXM’s fleet providing satellite radio programming to consumers across North America. SXM 7 was built by Maxar Technologies, and features a large unfurlable S-band reflector to broadcast radio signals to users on the ground.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 40

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    Aug

    2020

     

    Mission:

    GPS 3 SV04: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the U.S. Air Force’s fourth third-generation navigation satellite for the Global Positioning System.

    Where:

    Kennedy Space Center - LC-39A

  • United Launch Alliance Atlas V 500 Series

    When:

    Sep

    2020

     

    Mission:

    NROL-101: A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket will launch a classified spacecraft payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 41

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    Oct

    2020

    30
     

    Mission:

    CRS 21: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch a Dragon 2 spacecraft on its first cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 40