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Upcoming Missions This Year for: kennedy space center

Jan 30 Starlink L17
spacex
Vehicle Falcon 9 v1.2
Location Kennedy Space Center LC-39A
Time 7:24 AM EST / 2021-01-30 12:24:00Z

SpaceX is set to launch another 60 Starlink satellites atop the company's Falcon 9 rocket. Following this flight, the number of Starlink internet satellites delivered into orbit will number 1,085, including the two prototype "Tintin" spacecraft in 2018. However, several have been deorbited over the years, so the number of active spacecraft will likely cross 1,000 for the first time after this mission. The company aims to launch at least 12,000 overall.

NETFeb Starlink L19
spacex
Vehicle Falcon 9 v1.2
Location Kennedy Space Center LC-39A
Time TBD

SpaceX is set to launch another 60 Starlink satellites atop the company's Falcon 9 rocket. L19 is expected to be the 20th batch of V1.0 Starlink internet satellites.

NETApr Crew-2 Dragon
nasa spacex
Vehicle Falcon 9 (Crew Dragon)
Location Kennedy Space Center LC-39A
Time TBD

SpaceX's Crew-2 Dragon mission is slated to bring NASA astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Megan McArthur as well as Japanese astronaut Akihiko Hoshide and French astronaut Thomas Pesquet to the International Space Station. They'll replace outgoing astronauts from the Crew-1 flight and are expected to remain aboard the outpost for about five to six months before being replaced by the Crew-3 Dragon astronauts as early as September 2021.

NETMay CRS-22 Dragon
nasa spacex
Vehicle Falcon 9 (Crew Dragon)
Location Kennedy Space Center LC-39A
Time TBD

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is slated to send the second cargo variant of the company's Dragon-2 spacecraft, which is based on the Crew Dragon, to the International Space Station. In addition to thousands of pounds supplies in the pressurized capsule, the unpressurized trunk section will contain two new roll-out solar arrays to start the process of augmenting the outposts existing solar array wings. Two more cargo Dragon flights over the coming years will bring two more pairs for a total of s

NETSep Crew-3 Dragon
nasa spacex
Vehicle Falcon 9 (Crew Dragon)
Location Kennedy Space Center LC-39A
Time TBD

SpaceX's Crew-3 Dragon mission is slated to bring NASA Raja Chari and Thomas Marshburn as well as German astronaut Matthias Maurer and another yet-unnamed international astronaut. They'll replace outgoing astronauts from the Crew-2 flight and are expected to remain aboard the outpost for about six months before being replaced by the crew of the first operational CST-100 mission, Starliner-1, in early 2022.

Missions No Earlier Than 2022 for: kennedy space center

NETJan Axiom Mission 1
spacex
Vehicle Falcon 9 (Crew Dragon)
Location Kennedy Space Center LC-39A
Time TBD

Axiom Space has contracted with SpaceX and NASA to fly the first private International Space Station crew for a weeklong stay at the outpost. Included are former NASA astronaut and Ax-1 Commander Michael Lopez-Alegria, American entrepreneur Larry Connor, Canadian investor and philanthropist Mark Pathy and Israeli investor and philanthropist Eytan Stibbe.