Flight VA236 is scheduled on Thursday, March 23, as early as possible within the following launch window:
- Between 4:31 p.m. and 7:20 p.m., Washington D.C. time
- Between 5:31 p.m. and 8:20 p.m., Kourou time in French Guiana
- Between 5:31 p.m. and 8:20 p.m., Brasilia time
- Between 20:31 and 23:20, Universal Time (UTC)
- Between 21:31 p.m. and 00:20 p.m., Paris time during the night of March 23 to 24
- Between 5:31 a.m. and 8:20 a.m., Seoul Time, South Korea, on March 24.