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VIP Launch Viewing at Exploration Tower in Port Canaveral, FL

670 Dave Nisbet DrivePort Canaveral, FL 32920
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Overview

Experience an unparalleled, panoramic view of Kennedy Space Center, Port Canaveral, and a once-in-a-lifetime rocket launch. Located seven stories off the ground, the Observation Deck provides guests with the perfect view for a launch, star gazing with state-of-the-art telescopes, and so much more. Please note that all rocket launch sales are final.

Good To Know

  • Features state-of-the-art telescopes.
  • Can see Kennedy Space Center, Port Canaveral, cruise ships, and more from the Observation Deck.
  • Cannot guarantee visibility of rocket launches due to weather conditions.
  • Tickets are non-refundable.

Description

from VIP Launch Viewing at Exploration Tower
8.22.2019 Delta 4 GPS 3
ET Launch Hours: 8:00 am Opening for Launch Ticket holders only. ET will remain open following the launch.
When: August 22nd, 2019
Launch Time: 9:00am - 9:27am
Admission: $15.00 pre-sale | $20.00 Day of

Launch Mission: GPS 3 | A United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket will launch the U.S. Air Force’s second third-generation navigation satellite for the Global Positioning System. The satellite is built by Lockheed Martin. The Air Force previously planned to launch the third GPS 3-series satellite on this mission. The rocket will fly in the Medium+ (4,2) configuration with two solid rocket boosters. *referenced from spaceflightnow.com

VIP Launch Viewing Tickets are non-refundable. Purchased tickets to see the launch are mission-specific (example: Atlas 5 AEHF5). Launches can be scheduled for any date/time. Launch tickets are valid for admission to Exploration Tower (ET) day of the launch and for the Launch Viewing scheduled time.

In the event of a Scrub or Reschedule/Delay:
If the launch is scrubbed or rescheduled/delayed while at ET for the launch, your ticket will be good for the next scheduled date/time of that mission. *
If the launch is scrubbed or rescheduled/delayed before the originally scheduled date, the ticket will be good for the next scheduled date of that mission. *

*This is subject to change based on ET availability. ET may have a previously scheduled event and cannot accommodate the new scheduled launch date/time. Therefore, Launch tickets will not be honored for the new mission date. Launch time and date are subject to change at any time
Tripods, chairs, etc. are not permitted during launch viewing.
Exploration Tower does not guarantee the visibility of rocket launches due to weather conditions.
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VIP Launch Viewing at Exploration Tower is located at 670 Dave Nisbet DrivePort Canaveral, FL 32920
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Frequently Asked Questions about VIP Launch Viewing at Exploration Tower

Where will I view the rocket launch from?
Guests can watch the launch on any of the 7 floors. However, the roof is the most popular view point.

What are the hours of operation?
Exploration Tower is open from Sunday - Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Rocket launches are at specific times. Please check your reservation for rocket launch information.

Is parking available?
Yes. Free parking can be found in the adjacent lot to the Exploration Tower building.

Is admission to Exploration Tower included in my VIP Launch Viewing ticket?
Absolutely. Admission to the Exploration Tower is included with purchase of a VIP Launch Viewing ticket.

What if the launch is scrubbed?
Tickets are non-refundable and you will need to purchase a new ticket for the new scheduled launch date.