CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA is inviting social media users to register to attend the next SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket launch.
The launch, scheduled for June 22, will carry nearly two dozen satellites into space.
NASA says the social media campaign is for people who have a passion to "communicate and engage the world via social media."
The space agency said they will select up to 55 social media users to attend a two-day event and be given access similar to other members of the news media.
Those who are chosen will get to:
The deadline to apply is May 16 at noon.
🚨 Last call for applications! 🚨— NASA (@NASA) May 16, 2019
We're opening our doors in June for you to see @SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket launch from @NASAKennedy in Florida. Apply to go behind the scenes, meet experts from @AFspace & much more during our #NASASocial event: https://t.co/TTxgPzFh4y. pic.twitter.com/2vq9Pt56or