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Rocket Launch: TBD | SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink-12 (13th mission)

Kennedy Space Center LC-39A SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink-12 (13th mission)

UPDATE: SpaceX is standing down from the launch attempt on Friday September 18, 2020 due to severe weather in the recovery area. Please check back for when a new targeted launch date is announced.


MISSION

SpaceX is scheduled to launch the 13th mission of the constellation of networked satellites known as Starlink. The goal of Starlink is to create a network that will help provide internet services to those who are not yet connected, and to provide reliable and affordable internet across the globe.


LAUNCH VIEWING

Launch viewing opportunities may be offered from the main visitor complex. If the launch date and time are within the visitor complex’s operating hours, guests may be able to view the launch from the main visitor complex with an Explore More admission ticket. The Explore More admission ticket is not a launch viewing ticket. It is date-specific and is not transferrable between dates. 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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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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Rocket Launch: TBD | SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink-12 (13th mission)

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