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SpaceX Falcon 9 TURKSAT 6A

Jul 08, 2024 06:00 PM Space Launch Complex 40 • Cape Canaveral Space Force Station

Add a rocket launch to your day! Viewing of the next SpaceX Falcon 9 launch is included with admission.

Launch Viewing

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
  • Limited bleacher seating. First-come, first-served basis.
  • Viewing area opens at 4:00 PM
  • Launch audio, video, and commentary by a space-expert communicator available
  • Atlantis North Lawn viewing area will remain open until 7:00 PM. If the launch has not occurred by 7:00 PM, the viewing area will close to guests due to the window extending beyond visitor complex operating hours.




July 8, 2024 | SpaceX Falcon 9 TURKSAT 6A


  • Launch Provider: SpaceX
  • Rocket Type: Falcon 9 | Block 5
  • Launch Pad: Space Launch Complex 40
  • Description: Communications Satellite
  • Landing: Droneship

Türksat 6A is a satellite that will provide data relay for civil and military communications to the Anatolian peninsula as well as most of the European continent, the Middle East, and the westernmost part of the Russian federation.