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Rocket Launch: May 4, 2019, 2:48 AM ET | SpaceX Falcon 9 CRS-17

May 04, 2019 2:48 AM ET Cape Canaveral Air Force Station SLC-40 SpaceX Falcon 9 CRS-17


The new launch date is May 4, 2019, 2:48 AM ET.

Due to the launch window scheduled significantly outside visitor complex operation hours, no launch viewing opportunities are available for SpaceX CRS-17.

If you purchased a launch viewing transportation ticket for LC-39 Observation Gantry, refunds for your viewing tickets will be processed automatically within the next three to five business days. Daily admission tickets will remain valid.


A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch a Cargo Dragon spacecraft to deliver the next shipment of supplies and equipment to the International Space Station. This is the 17th SpaceX mission under NASA’s Commercial Resupply Services contract.

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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.

Image is a likeness of a launch.

SpaceX CRS-16 Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket

Rocket Launch: May 4, 2019 2:48 AM ET | SpaceX Falcon 9 CRS-17

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