Here is your one-stop shop for space launches with our September launch schedule. This month sees 194 satellites launched and 1 launch to a space station. Read on to find out more!
Last updated: October 7th 2022
- LAUNCH SUCCESS 5th Starlink 4-20 & Sherpa-LTC2 : Another batch of 51 Starlink satellites launches alongside Spaceflight’s Sherpa-LTC2 space tug, hosting Boeing‘s Varuna Technology Demonstration Mission. They launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida at 03:09 BST.
- LAUNCH SUCCESS 7th Eutelsat Konnect VHTS : An Arianespace Ariane 5 ECA rocket launches the Eutelsat Konnect VHTS communications satellite, built by Thales Alenia Space. It will launch from Kourou, French Guiana at 22:45 BST.
- LAUNCH SUCCESS 11th Starlink 4-2 & BlueWalker 3 : A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches with another batch of 34 Starlink satellites alongside the BlueWalker 3 test satellite for AST SpaceMobile. It will launch from the Kennedy Space Center, Florida at 02:20 BST.
- LAUNCH SUCCESS 15th StriX 1 : Synspective‘s StriX synthetic aperture radar satellite launches aboard a Rocket Lab Electron rocket from the Mahia Peninsula, New Zealand at 21:38 BST. Delayed from September 14th.
- LAUNCH SUCCESS 19th Starlink 4-34 : 54 Starlink satellites are launched from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida at 01:18 BST. They will launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. Watch it live from 01:03 BST.
- LAUNCH SUCCESS 24th NROL-91 : The National Reconnaissance Office launch a classified payload aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta 4-Heavy rocket from the Vandenberg Space Force Base, California at 22:53 BST. Delayed from August.
- LAUNCH SUCCESS 25th Starlink 4-35 : Another batch of 52 Starlink satellites launches aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station at 00:32 BST. Delayed from September 19th. Watch it live from 00:17 BST.
Launches to Space Stations
- LAUNCH SUCCESS 21st ISS 68S : Russian cosmonauts Sergey Prokopyev and Dmitry Petelin and NASA astronaut Frank Rubio will launch to the International Space Station aboard a Russian government Soyuz rocket. It will launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan at 14:54 BST.