Upcoming SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Launches to Space, Livestreams & Events

All SpaceX Falcon Heavy dates are estimates based on the latest available information and may change
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Classified SpaceX USSF-52 Falcon Heavy

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Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)United States Space Force (USSF) • National Security Space Launch (NSSL) Phase 2 • Falcon Heavy B1074.1 First Flight Expendable Core • B1064.3 Flight 3 Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1065.3 Flight 3 Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Geostationary Transfer Orbit (GTO)FCC

SpaceX Falcon Heavy

NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy ASU Psyche

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Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)NASA Launch Services Program (LSP)NASA Discovery ProgramNASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)Arizona State University (ASU)Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • TBC Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Sun-Synchronous Orbit (SSO) | Heliosynchronous Orbit • Heliocentric Orbit • Small Innovative Missions for Planetary Exploration (SIMPLEx) • TBD Deep Space Optical Communications (DSOC)16 Psyche M-Type Asteroid

@NASA Our Mission To Psyche is moving forward. 🚀 Following an internal review of mission development issues that caused the team to miss the planned 2022 liftoff to a distant metal-rich asteroid, Psyche is now targeting a launch window that opens Oct. 10, 2023

Psyche

NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy NOAA GOES-U (GOES-19)

 

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)United States Space Force (USSF)Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) | National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service (NEDIS) | Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES) R SeriesLockheed Martin GOES-RGeostationary Transfer Orbit (GTO)

@NOAASatellites Exciting news! GOES-U, the fourth and final satellite in NOAA’s GOES-R Series, recently completed a successful test deployment of its solar array to ensure it will function properly in space. 🛰️ GOES-U is scheduled to launch in April 2024

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite R Series (GOES)

NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy Europa Clipper

October 2024

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)NASA Launch Services Program (LSP)NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) [JHUAPL]Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • Europa

@EuropaClipper We’re one step closer to exploring Jupiter’s icy moon Europa! The main body of our spacecraft is complete and has been delivered to NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) from Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL). Coming up next: final assembly and testing ahead of our planned 2024 launch. 🛰

Europa Clipper

NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy PPE & HALO to Lunar Gateway

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November 2024

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • NASA Artemis Lunar GatewayMaxar Power and Propulsion Element (PPE) • Northrop Grumman Habitation and Logistics Outpost (HALO) • Trans-Lunar Injection (TLI) • Moon

@NASA_Gateway Gateway is coming together 🤩 Following structural welding, the Habitation and Logistics Outpost (HALO) module will ship from Italy to Gilbert, Arizona, where Northrop Grumman will outfit various components to support future NASA Artemis missions

NASA Artemis Lunar Gateway

NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy Griffin & VIPER Rover to the Lunar South Pole

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November 2024

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • NASA Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS)Astrobotic Griffin Lunar LanderNASA Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER) • Trans-Lunar Injection (TLI) • Moon

@NASAAmes To allow for additional testing of the lunar lander that will deliver our VIPER rover to the lunar South Pole, its arrival to the Moon is now scheduled for 2024

NASA VIPER

NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy GLS-1 to Lunar Gateway

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December 2024

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • Lunar Cargo Dragon XL • NASA Gateway Logistics Services (GLS) • Trans-Lunar Injection (TLI) • Moon

@NASA_Gateway To support lunar surface missions, Gateway’s Deep Space Logistics Project managed out of NASA's Kennedy Space Center will deliver critical cargo, science experiments, and supplies using Gateway’s Logistics Services

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Griffin Lunar Lander to the Lunar South Pole

2026

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • Astrobotic Griffin Lunar Lander • Trans-Lunar Injection (TLI) • Moon

@astrobotic We're heading to the Moon’s South Pole (again) in 2026! 🌔 Today at the Lunar Surface Innovation Consortium (LSIC) we announced our purchase: launch services aboard a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket for our 3rd upcoming lunar lander mission!

Astrobotic Griffin Lunar Lander

NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy NGRST Space Telescope

October 2026

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • NASA Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope (NGRST) Sun-Earth Lagrange Point 2 (L2)

@SpaceX NASA has selected Falcon Heavy to launch the Roman Space Telescope, which is designed to study dark energy and dark matter, search for and image exoplanets, and more. Liftoff is targeted for no earlier than October 2026 from Launch Complex 39A in Florida

NASA Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope (NGRST)

Recent Videos of SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Launches to Space & Events

SpaceX Falcon Heavy ViaSat-3 Americas & Arcturus (Aurora 4A)

 

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy B1068.1 First Flight Expendable Core | B1052.8 Flight 8 Expendable Side Booster | B1053.3 Flight 3 Expendable Side Booster • Viasat ViaSat-3Astranis Arcturus | Pacific Dataport Aurora Satellite SystemExolaunch 16 U ExoPod | Gravity Space G-Space 1 (GS-1)Geosynchronous Equatorial Orbit (GEO)Press KitFCCAdvisory

Classified SpaceX USSF-67 Falcon Heavy LDPE-3A

 

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)United States Space Force (USSF) • National Security Space Launch (NSSL) Phase 2 • Falcon Heavy B1070.1 First Flight Expendable Core • B1064.2 Flight 2 Reusable Side Booster • Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1065.2 Flight 2 Reusable Side Booster • Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Continuous Broadcast Augmenting SATCOM 2 (CBAS 2) • Long Duration Propulsive ESPA (LDPE-3A) | Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) → National Security Space Launch (NSSL) | EELV Secondary Payload Adapter (ESPA) | Space Systems Command (SSC) Catcher & WASSAT | Three Space Rapid Capabilities Office (Space RCO) PayloadsGeosynchronous Equatorial Orbit (GEO)Press KitFCCAdvisory

Classified SpaceX USSF-44 Falcon Heavy LDPE-2

 

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)United States Space Force (USSF) • National Security Space Launch (NSSL) Phase 2 • Falcon Heavy B1066.1 First Flight Expendable Core • B1064.1 First Flight Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1065.1 First Flight Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Long Duration Propulsive ESPA (LDPE-2) • Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) → National Security Space Launch (NSSL) • EELV Secondary Payload Adapter (ESPA) • Northrop Grumman ESPAStarMillennium Space Systems Tetra-1Lockheed Martin In-space Upgrade Satellite System (LINUSS) 1 & 2Geosynchronous Equatorial Orbit (GEO)FCCAdvisory

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Test Flight

 

Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy B1033.1 First Flight • Of Course I Still Love You (OCISLY) Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • B1023.2 Flight 2 Converted F9 Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1025.2 Flight 2 Converted F9 Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster & Starman • Sun-Synchronous Orbit (SSO) | Heliosynchronous Orbit • Trans-Mars Injection (TMI) • FCC

Schedule of Upcoming SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Launches to Space, Livestreams & Events

All SpaceX Falcon Heavy dates are estimates based on the latest available information and may change
  • NET (No Earlier Than)
  • TBC (To Be Confirmed)
  • TBD (To Be Determined)
DateMissionLivestreamNotes
2023-07-07 TBC UTCClassified SpaceX USSF-52 Falcon HeavyLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)United States Space Force (USSF) • National Security Space Launch (NSSL) Phase 2 • Falcon Heavy B1074.1 First Flight Expendable Core • B1064.3 Flight 3 Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1065.3 Flight 3 Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Geostationary Transfer Orbit (GTO)FCC
AugustSpaceX Falcon Heavy Jupiter-3 EchoStar XXIV (24)Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • Hughes JupiterGeosynchronous Equatorial Orbit (GEO)
2023-10-10 TBC UTCNASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy ASU PsycheLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)NASA Launch Services Program (LSP)NASA Discovery ProgramNASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)Arizona State University (ASU)Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • TBC Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Sun-Synchronous Orbit (SSO) | Heliosynchronous Orbit • Heliocentric Orbit • Small Innovative Missions for Planetary Exploration (SIMPLEx) • TBD Deep Space Optical Communications (DSOC)16 Psyche M-Type Asteroid
2024-04-30 TBC UTCNASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy NOAA GOES-U (GOES-19)Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)United States Space Force (USSF)Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) | National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service (NEDIS) | Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES) R SeriesLockheed Martin GOES-RGeostationary Transfer Orbit (GTO)
Mid 2024SpaceX Falcon Heavy ViaSat-3 APACLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBD Expendable Core | TBD Expendable Side Booster | TBD Expendable Side Booster • Viasat ViaSat-3Geosynchronous Equatorial Orbit (GEO)
October 2024NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy Europa ClipperLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)NASA Launch Services Program (LSP)NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) [JHUAPL]Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • Europa
November 2024NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy PPE & HALO to Lunar GatewayLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • NASA Artemis Lunar GatewayMaxar Power and Propulsion Element (PPE) • Northrop Grumman Habitation and Logistics Outpost (HALO) • Trans-Lunar Injection (TLI) • Moon
November 2024NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy Griffin & VIPER Rover to the Lunar South PoleLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • NASA Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS)Astrobotic Griffin Lunar LanderNASA Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER) • Trans-Lunar Injection (TLI) • Moon
December 2024NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy GLS-1 to Lunar GatewayLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • Lunar Cargo Dragon XL • NASA Gateway Logistics Services (GLS) • Trans-Lunar Injection (TLI) • Moon
2026SpaceX Falcon Heavy Griffin Lunar Lander to the Lunar South PoleLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Expendable Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • Astrobotic Griffin Lunar Lander • Trans-Lunar Injection (TLI) • Moon
October 2026NASA SpaceX Falcon Heavy NGRST Space TelescopeLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy TBC Core • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • TBC Reusable Side Booster • TBC Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • NASA Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope (NGRST) Sun-Earth Lagrange Point 2 (L2)

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Recent SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Launches to Space & Events

DateMissionNotes
2023-05-01 00:26 UTCSpaceX Falcon Heavy ViaSat-3 Americas & Arcturus (Aurora 4A)Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy B1068.1 First Flight Expendable Core | B1052.8 Flight 8 Expendable Side Booster | B1053.3 Flight 3 Expendable Side Booster • Viasat ViaSat-3Astranis Arcturus | Pacific Dataport Aurora Satellite SystemExolaunch 16 U ExoPod | Gravity Space G-Space 1 (GS-1)Geosynchronous Equatorial Orbit (GEO)Press KitFCCAdvisory
2023-01-15 22:56 UTCClassified SpaceX USSF-67 Falcon Heavy LDPE-3ALaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)United States Space Force (USSF) • National Security Space Launch (NSSL) Phase 2 • Falcon Heavy B1070.1 First Flight Expendable Core • B1064.2 Flight 2 Reusable Side Booster • Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1065.2 Flight 2 Reusable Side Booster • Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Continuous Broadcast Augmenting SATCOM 2 (CBAS 2) • Long Duration Propulsive ESPA (LDPE-3A) | Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) → National Security Space Launch (NSSL) | EELV Secondary Payload Adapter (ESPA) | Space Systems Command (SSC) Catcher & WASSAT | Three Space Rapid Capabilities Office (Space RCO) PayloadsGeosynchronous Equatorial Orbit (GEO)Press KitFCCAdvisory
2022-11-01 13:41 UTCClassified SpaceX USSF-44 Falcon Heavy LDPE-2Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)United States Space Force (USSF) • National Security Space Launch (NSSL) Phase 2 • Falcon Heavy B1066.1 First Flight Expendable Core • B1064.1 First Flight Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1065.1 First Flight Reusable Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Long Duration Propulsive ESPA (LDPE-2) • Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) → National Security Space Launch (NSSL) • EELV Secondary Payload Adapter (ESPA) • Northrop Grumman ESPAStarMillennium Space Systems Tetra-1Lockheed Martin In-space Upgrade Satellite System (LINUSS) 1 & 2Geosynchronous Equatorial Orbit (GEO)FCCAdvisory
2019-06-25 06:30 UTCSpaceX Falcon Heavy STP-2Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy B1057.1 First Flight Lost • Of Course I Still Love You (OCISLY) Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • B1052.2 Flight 2 Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1053.2 Flight 2 Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • USAF Space Test Program (STP) • Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Medium Earth Orbit (MEO)
2019-04-11 22:35 UTCSpaceX Falcon Heavy Arabsat 6ALaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy B1055.1 First Flight • Of Course I Still Love You (OCISLY) Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • B1052.1 First Flight Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1053.1 First Flight Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • ArabsatGeostationary Transfer Orbit (GTO)FCC
2018-02-06 20:45 UTCSpaceX Falcon Heavy Test FlightLaunch Complex 39A (LC-39A) • Kennedy Space Center (KSC)Falcon Heavy B1033.1 First Flight • Of Course I Still Love You (OCISLY) Autonomous Spaceport Drone Ship (ASDS) • B1023.2 Flight 2 Converted F9 Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) • B1025.2 Flight 2 Converted F9 Side Booster | Return to Landing Site (RTLS) Landing Zone 2 (LZ-2) • Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster & Starman • Sun-Synchronous Orbit (SSO) | Heliosynchronous Orbit • Trans-Mars Injection (TMI) • FCC

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