Don’t miss this behind-the-scenes opportunity to snap, post, tweet and share everything about the launch of NOAA’s GOES-R, America’s next-generation geostationary weather satellite.
We are inviting social media users from around the world to apply for credentials to join us and our partners from NASA for the #GOESR Launch Social at Kennedy Space Center, November 3-4, 2016. Don’t miss your chance to get a front row seat to history!
As a GOES-R Social participant, you'll be able to:
- Experience the launch live, in person;
- Tour special locations around the Kennedy Space Center, including the United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas Spaceflight Operations Center;
- Hear from GOES-R experts during a special pre-launch briefing;
- Speak with the scientists and engineers that made GOES-R and its instruments a reality;
- And more!
Social media accreditation for the GOES-R Social event opened September 5, 2016. The deadline to apply is 11:59 p.m. EDT September 14, 2016. All applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.