• The Next Launch

    SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    Apr

    2021

    22
    6:11 am
    Eastern
     

    Mission:

    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch a Crew Dragon spacecraft on its second operational flight with astronauts on-board to the International Space Station. NASA astronauts Shane Kimbrough, Megan McArthur, Japanese astronaut Akihiko Hoshide, and European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet will launch on the Crew Dragon spacecraft.

    Where:

    Kennedy Space Center - LC-39A

  • United Launch Alliance Atlas V 500 Series

    When:

    May

    2021

    17
     

    Mission:

    A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket will launch the U.S. Space Force’s fifth Space Based Infrared System Geosynchronous satellite, or SBIRS GEO 5, for missile early-warning detection.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 41

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    June

    2021

    03
     

    Mission:

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

    Where:

    Kennedy Space Center - LC-39A

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    June

    2021

     

    Mission:

    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the 22nd batch of approximately 60 satellites for SpaceX’s Starlink broadband network, a mission designated Starlink V1.0-L21

    Where:

    Kennedy Space Center - LC-39A

  • United Launch Alliance Atlas V 500 Series

    When:

    June

    2021

     

    Mission:

    A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket will launch the STP-3 mission for the U.S. Space Force. The STP-3 rideshare mission will launch the STPSat 6 satellite and several small satellites.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 41

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    July

    2021

     

    Mission:

    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will the U.S. Space Force’s fifth third-generation navigation satellite for the Global Positioning System.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 40

  • SpaceX Falcon 9

    When:

    July

    2021

     

    Mission:

    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will the U.S. Space Force’s fifth third-generation navigation satellite for the Global Positioning System.

    Where:

    Kennedy Space Center - LC-39A

  • Boeing CST-100 Starliner

    When:

    July

    2021

     

    Mission:

    A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket, designated AV-082, will launch Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft on second unpiloted test flight to the International Space Station.

    Where:

    Cape Canaveral Air Force Station - SLC 41