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Rocket Launch: NET March 2019 | SpaceX Falcon Heavy Arabsat 6A

NET March 2019 Kennedy Space Center LC-39A SpaceX Falcon Heavy Arabsat 6A

MISSION

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will launch the Arabsat 6A communications satellite, built by Lockheed Martin, from Kennedy Space Center. The satellite will deliver television, internet and mobile phone services to the Middle East, Africa and Europe. Arabsat-6A is part of the two-satellite Arabsat-6G program for Arabsat.


LAUNCH VIEWING

Witness the second launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket from Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex! Currently, no launch viewing packages are available for this launch. Those who wish to view Arabsat 6A from Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex can anticipate launch viewing packages that will include admission, access to exclusive viewing locations, food and commemorative giveaways. Check back as launch dates and times are confirmed, and for an announcement of launch viewing opportunities from the visitor complex.


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Availability of upcoming viewing opportunities is dependent upon the scheduled launch time and is subject to NASA and U.S. Air Force approval. Launch date, time, and viewing opportunities are subject to change. Launches can be affected by technical and mechanical issues as well as range operations and weather, either in advance or at the last minute.

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