According to the 30th Space Wing Facebook page, the SpaceX launch of a Falcon 9 rocket will take place on Wednesday morning from Vandenberg Air Force Base.
The Falcon 9 will carry the RADARSAT Constellation Mission from Space Complex Launch-4. Vice Commander of the 30th Space Wing, Colonel Bob Reeves, orders the launch.
The launch window opens at 7:1
At Hawk's Nest on Azalea Lane, just off Highway 1, a public viewing area opens to visitors. The gates are opened at 6 o'clock in the morning.
The 30th th Space Wing reminds viewers that alcohol consumption, smoking, and fires or barbecues are not permitted in the Hawk's Nest.
The surrounding counties, including Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and Ventura, may hear at least one bang during takeoff.
Sound bang are the noises that are generated as aircraft or vehicles that fly faster than the speed of sound, as stated in a US Federal Government press release for telecommunications.
RADARSAT is a Remote Sensing Canadian Earth Observation Satellite monitored by the Canadian Space Agency.