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Here is your one-stop shop for space launches with our November launch schedule. This month sees 2 spacecraft and 3 satellites launched. Read on to find out more!

Last updated: May 15th 2021

Spacecraft Launches

  • 17th IXPE : NASA‘s Imaging X-Ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) launches aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Watch it live.
  • 24th DART : A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) from the Vandenburg Air Force Base, California. This is NASA’s first flight demonstration aimed at planetary defense. Delayed from July. Watch it live.

Satellite Launches

  • Undated Galileo 27 & 28 : An Arianespace Soyuz rocket launches 2 Galileo full operational capability satellites for Europe’s Galileo navigation constellation. It will launch from Sinnamary, French Guiana. Delayed from mid-2021 and September.
  • Undated Turksat 5B : The Turksat 5B satellite is launched aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket for Turksat. Built by Airbus Defense and Space with Turkish contributions, it will launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Delayed from June. Watch it live.
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