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Socials Program

 Upcoming 45th Space Wing Socials Opportunities:​​​

  • 45th Inaugural Social Event for ULA’s Atlas V AEHF-6 Launch

This Social will include a tour of United Launch Alliance’s Atlas Spaceflight Operations Center, the chance to meet representatives from the 45th Space Wing, ULA, Lockheed Martin, and the U.S. Space Force Space and Missile Systems Center, a photo stop next to the launch pad (Cape Canaveral’s Space Launch Complex 41), a visit to the Cape Canaveral Space Force Space and Missile Museum and historic LC-26 Blockhouse & LC-34 (the site of the Apollo 1 tragedy), and the opportunity to witness the Atlas V AEHF-6 launch up close on Cape Canaveral. This is for U.S. citizens only.

The deadline to apply for this event is March 10th!

Please fill out the Socials application and send it to

The 45th Space Wing Socials program

The 45th Space Wing “Socials” Program offers the unique opportunity for social media followers of the 45th Space Wing to learn more about who we are and what we do to assure safe and reliable access to space for the DoD, NASA and all of our launch partners using our launch pads and facilities.

This program will include receiving special social media credentials for specific launches at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, as well as exclusive invitations to attend unique behind the scenes events designed specifically for those interested in sharing our story using social media outlets. These Socials also provides a chance for social media users to get similar access as traditional media in an effort to cover CCAFS, the World’s Premier Gateway to Space.

Social media users who spread the latest space news on various space & non-space related social networking platforms are encouraged to fill out the social media application and send it to Those chosen must prove through the registration process they meet specific engagement criteria. All social media applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Make sure to mark the box indicating that you would like to be added to the distribution list to receive the latest 45th Social announcements by email.

You must be an active social media user to attend 45 SW Socials
Our “Socials” are designed for social media users who follow @45thSpaceWing on a variety of social media platforms. These events are targeted at the social media followers of the 45th Space Wing through platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.

How do I register for the 45th Space Wing Social program?
Registration and opportunities for the 45th Space Wing Social program will be announced on this page and on Twitter.

Registration for a 45th Space Wing “Social” indicates your intent to travel to and attend the event in person. You are responsible for your own expenses for travel, accommodation, food and other amenities for these events. Cape Canaveral is an active Space Force Station. If approved, you will need to provide two forms of government-issued identification; one must be a photo ID. When registering, please ensure that you use your full name as it appears on your identification.

Please do not register more than once or with multiple social media accounts or email addresses. Each person gets one entry, and we do remove duplicate entries. Non-U.S. citizens may register to attend 45th Space Wing Socials. Some activities associated with these Socials take place in restricted-access areas which do not allow access for non-U.S. citizens. Please carefully review the information posted pertaining to each social event for which you wish to register.