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Landsat 9 Launch – Official Viewing Event

September 27 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

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Lompoc Airport
1801 North H St.
Lompoc, CA 93436
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Alert: Due to unforeseen circumstances, NASA has postponed the launch of Landsat 9 to September 27, 2021. All Landsat week events have been moved accordingly, please see your favorite events for updates!

Lompoc, California is the place to be for the NASA launch of the Landsat 9.

The launch of Landsat 9 is slated for September 23, 2021 from Vandenberg Space Force Base. The official launch viewing site will be at the Lompoc Airport. For more tips on launch day and additional places to see the launch, check out the  Explore Lompoc official viewing guide. The official launch viewing will have interactive Landsat activities such as learning about sensors, color filters, spectral matching and more. There will be a Landsat sticker mosaic, demonstrations on how Landsat sees in the dark, models, touchscreen videos and games, and more. Connect with representatives from NASA, USGS, and industry partners involved in building Landsat 9, participate with interactive exhibits, and have fun!

The launch date and time are subject to change due to technical or weather issues. 

The official public viewing place for the launch is at Lompoc Airport, 1801 N H St, Lompoc, CA 93436

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