Rocket launch schedule: Upcoming Florida launches and landings

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The latest rocket launch schedule for Florida's Space Coast, which includes Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Active launch providers are SpaceX and United Launch Alliance.

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>Saturday, May 14: Starlink 4-15

  • Company / Agency: Internal SpaceX mission

  • Location: Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station

  • Launch Time: 4:40 p.m. EDT

  • Trajectory: Northeast

  • Landing: Drone ship

SpaceX will launch its 47th mission for the Starlink internet constellation from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. This mission is also known as Starlink 4-15.

>NET Wednesday, May 18: Starlink 4-18

  • Company / Agency: Internal SpaceX mission

  • Location: Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center

  • Launch Time: Afternoon TBD

  • Trajectory: Northeast

  • Landing: Drone ship

SpaceX will launch its 48th mission for the Starlink internet constellation from Kennedy Space Center sometime during the afternoon or early evening of Saturday, May 16. This mission is also known as Starlink 4-18.

>Thursday, May 19: Starliner OFT-2

  • Company / Agency: United Launch Alliance for Boeing / NASA

  • Location: Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station

  • Launch Time: 6:54 p.m. EDT

ULA's Atlas V will re-fly the Orbital Flight Test of Boeing's CST-100 Starliner capsule to the International Space Station for NASA's Commercial Crew Program. An attempt in December 2019 failed to reach the station.

>NET August 23-29: Artemis I

  • Company / Agency: NASA

  • Rocket: Space Launch System

  • Location: Pad 39B at Kennedy Space Center

  • Launch Time: TBD

About: NASA's highly anticipated Space Launch System will make its premiere for this mission known as Artemis I. It does not include astronauts, but the uncrewed Orion capsule will fly around the moon before returning to Earth for splashdown. If successful, it will pave the way for astronauts to do the same on Artemis II and, eventually, land on the lunar surface for Artemis III.

Previous 2022 launches:

1. Jan. 6 at 4:49 p.m. ET: SpaceX launches 35th Starlink mission from Kennedy Space Center. Read the full post-launch story here.

2. Jan. 13 at 10:25 a.m. ET: SpaceX launches Transporter-3 mission from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Read the full post-launch story here.

3. Jan. 18 at 9:02 p.m. ET: SpaceX launches 36th Starlink mission from Kennedy Space Center. Read the full post-launch story here.

4. Jan. 21 at 2 p.m. ET: ULA launches the USSF-8 mission, including GSSAP-5 and GSSAP-6 satellites, from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Read the full post-launch story here.

5. Jan. 31 at 6:11 p.m. ET: SpaceX launches COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation satellite for Italian Space Agency from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Read the full post-launch story here.

6. Feb. 3 at 1:13 p.m. ET: SpaceX launches 37th Starlink mission from Kennedy Space Center. Read the full post-launch story here.

7. Feb. 10 at 3 p.m. ET: Astra launches its first Florida mission from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, but payloads fail to reach orbit. Read the full post-launch story here.

8. Feb. 21 at 9:44 a.m. ET: SpaceX launches 38th Starlink mission from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Read the full post-launch story here.

9. March 1 at 4:38 p.m. ET: ULA launches NOAA's GOES-T weather satellite from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Read the full post-launch story here.

10. March 3 at 9:25 a.m. ET: SpaceX launches 40th batch of Starlink internet satellites from Kennedy Space Center. Read the full post-launch story here.

11. March 9 at 8:45 a.m. ET: SpaceX launches 41st batch of Starlink internet satellites from Kennedy Space Center. Read the full post-launch story here.

12. March 19 at 12:42 a.m. ET: SpaceX launches 42nd batch of Starlink internet satellites from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Read the full post-launch story here.

13. April 1 at 12:24 p.m. ET: SpaceX launches Transporter-4 rideshare mission from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Read the full post-launch story here.

14. April 8 at 11:17 a.m. ET: SpaceX launches Axiom Mission-1 with four private astronauts from Kennedy Space Center. Read the full post-launch story here.

15. April 21 at 1:51 p.m. ET: SpaceX launches 43rd batch of Starlink internet satellites from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. Read the full post-launch story here.

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