Visitors may view launches that are scheduled during park operating hours. We cannot predict when the park will fill to capacity at which point we will restrict flow into the park for a period of time, for safety purposes. Incoming traffic may close for park safety/capacity. Kennedy Space Center has the authority to close parts of the seashore for Space Center Operations.
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The launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 carrying a batch of Starlink 4-16 internet satellites. The first stage booster landed on a drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean. The launch occurred from launch pad 40 located at the Cape Canaveral Space Force Station at 5:27 pm on April 29, 2022.
Last updated: October 5, 2023