SPACE COAST LAUNCH SCHEDULE
  • Date: Friday, December 20
  • Vehicle: United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket
  • Mission: Boeing CST-100 Starliner crew capsule flight test to ISS (capsule will be unmanned for test flight)
  • Launch Site: Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
  • Launch Window: TBA
A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket sits on Launch Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center ahead of the rocket's 1st test flight, which will carry a Tesla Roadster into space. (SpaceX)
A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket sits on Launch Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center ahead of the rocket's 1st test flight, which will carry a Tesla Roadster into space. (SpaceX)
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LATE 2019

  • Date: TBD
  • Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
  • Mission: JCSAT 18/Kacific 1 communications satellite
  • Launch Site: TBD
  • Launch Window: TBD
  • Date: December TBD
  • Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
  • Mission: U.S. Air Force GPS 3 SV03 navigation satellite
  • Launch Site: TBD
  • Launch Window: TBD
  • Date: December TBD
  • Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
  • Mission: SpaceX expected to deliver another batch of satellites for the company's Starlink broadband network
  • Launch Site: TBD
  • Launch Window: TBD
  • Date: December TBD
  • Vehicle: ULA Atlas V
  • Mission: U.S. Air Force mission to deliver the X-37B secret spy plane on program's 6th mission to space
  • Launch Site: TBD
  • Launch Window: TBD

2020 AND BEYOND

  • Date: February 5, 2020
  • Vehicle: ULA Atlas V
  • Mission: Solar Orbiter spacecraft for NASA and the European Space Agency
  • Launch Site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, SLC-41
  • Launch Window: 11:15 p.m.
  • Date: March 1, 2020
  • Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
  • Mission: Dragon cargo capsule to ISS
  • Launch Site: TBD
  • Launch Window: TBD
  • Date: March 2020 TBD
  • Vehicle: ULA Atlas V
  • Mission: U.S. Air Force AEHF secure communications satellite
  • Launch Site: TBD
  • Launch Window: TBD
  • Date: July 17, 2020
  • Vehicle: ULA Atlas V
  • Mission: Launch of NASA's Mars 2020 rover, expected to land on Red Planet in February 2021
  • Launch Site: TBD
  • Launch Window: TBD
  • Date: TBD
  • Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9
  • Mission: Crew Dragon capsule flight test to ISS (with 2 NASA astronauts aboard)
  • Launch Site: Space Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center
  • Launch Window: TBA
  • Date: TBD
  • Vehicle: ULA Altas V
  • Mission: Boeing Starliner crew capsule flight test to ISS (with 2 crew members aboard)
  • Launch Site: Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
  • Launch Window: TBA

(Sources: SpaceX, NASA, United Launch Alliance, 45th Space Wing, Boeing, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Lockheed Martin)

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