ESA and SpaceX are targeting 11:12 a.m. EDT Saturday, July 1, to launch the ESA’s Euclid mission from Cape Canaveral, Florida, to the Earth-Sun Lagrange point 2 (L2) on a SpaceX Falcon 9.
The European Space Agency (ESA)’s Euclid mission, which will explore the dark Universe, will launch on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral in Florida, USA, not earlier than 1 July 2023.
Journalists are invited to learn more about this unique cosmology mission by joining pre-launch press briefings, available in several languages, which will take place throughout June 2023.
#CosmicMystery: Win a trip to Euclid mission control
Help us visualise how much of the Universe we know and don’t know and win a trip to mission control as ESA’s Euclid mission launches into space – no earlier than July – to unlock the mysteries of the Dark Universe.
Media invitation: View Euclid spacecraft in Cannes before launch
Journalists are cordially invited to view Euclid, ESA’s ambitious mission to explore the dark Universe, in Cannes, France, on 21 February 2023.
Media will be given the rare opportunity to see the spacecraft in the cleanroom of Thales Alenia Space (TAS), prior to shipment for its launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA in July 2023.
Updated: 2023-06-21, KJ