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SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink 6-40

Feb 29, 2024 10:30 AM Space Launch Complex 40 • Cape Canaveral Space Force Base


LAUNCH VIEWING is available at:

Launch Viewing

Banana Creek Launch Viewing Area


Included with admission


  • Approximately 6.2 miles / 10 kilometers from the launch pad
  • Viewing area opens at 9:30 AM
  • Accessible via the Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour on a first come basis
  • Launch video and audio available



Atlantis North Lawn

Located to the left when approaching Space Shuttle Atlantis®

Included with admission

  • See the rocket once it clears the tree line
  • Approximately 6.7 miles / 10.8 kilometers from the launch pad
  • Viewing area opens at 9:30 AM
  • Launch audio and video available




February 29, 2024 | SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink 6-40


  • Launch Provider: SpaceX
  • Rocket Type: Falcon 9 | Block 5
  • Launch Pad: Space Launch Complex 40
  • Description: Global broadband communications
  • Booster(s): Drone Ship

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. The launch window will open at 10:30 AM and conclude at 12:30 PM.