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Sunday July 24, 2022 | 8:09 AM EDT
SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink 4-25

Jul 24, 2022 08:09 AM LC-39A • Kennedy Space Center


Important Information for Early Morning Launches:

We strongly recommend you arrive early to ensure you have time to park, enter the visitor complex, and make your way to the launch viewing location.

  • Parking booths open at 7:00 AM
  • Security/Entrance open at 7:00 AM
  • North Lawn Viewing area opens at 7:00 AM
  • Expect lines for both parking and security
  • Plan for traffic, road construction, lines at parking booths, lines at security/entrance, and walking to the viewing location
  • Space Shuttle Atlantis will open at 7:30 AM. The rest of the visitor complex shows and attractions will open for normal operating hours beginning at 9:00 AM.



SpaceX's Starlink is the constellation of networked satellites aimed to provide internet services to those who are not yet connected, and to provide reliable and affordable internet across the globe.



Included with admission to the visitor complex, you can hear the roar of the Falcon 9 rocket from the following location(s):



ROCKET LAUNCH: SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink 4-25

Launch Viewing

Atlantis North Lawn

Located to the left when approaching Space Shuttle Atlantis®


  • See the rocket once it clears the tree line
  • Approximately 7.5 miles / 12 kilometers from the launch pad
  • Viewing area opens at 7:00 AM
  • Included with admission to visitor complex
  • Launch audio, video, and communicator commentary available