SPACE COAST LAUNCH SCHEDULE
  • Date: Wednesday April 18, 2018
  • Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
  • Mission: NASA TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite)
  • Launch Site: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
  • Launch Window: Opens at 6:51 p.m. ET

APRIL 2018

  • Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
  • Mission: Bangabandhu-1 satellite launch for Bangladesh
  • Launch Site: Space Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center
  • Launch Window: TBA

NO EARLIER THAN JULY 31, 2018

  • Vehicle: Delta IV Heavy
  • Mission: Parker Solar Probe to sun
  • Launch Site: Kennedy Space Center
  • Launch Window: TBA

AUGUST 2018

  • Vehicle: ULA Atlas V
  • Mission: Boeing Starliner crew capsule test (capsule will be unmanned for test flight)
  • Launch Site: Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
  • Launch Window: TBA

AUGUST 2018

  • Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9
  • Mission: Dragon crew capsule test (capsule will be unmanned for test flight)
  • Launch Site: Space Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center
  • Launch Window: TBA

NOVEMBER 2018

  • Vehicle: ULA Altas V
  • Mission: Boeing Starliner crew capsule flight test to ISS (with 2 crew members aboard)
  • Launch Site: Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
  • Launch Window: TBA

DECEMBER 2018

  • Vehicle: SpaceX Falcon 9
  • Mission: Dragon crew capsule flight test to ISS (with 2 NASA astronauts aboard)
  • Launch Site: Space Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center
  • Launch Window: TBA

(Sources: SpaceX, NASA, United Launch Alliance, 45th Space Wing, Boeing, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Lockheed Martin)