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Commercial Space Data

Licensed and Permitted Operations

Total Operations Since 1989
336
FY 2020
10
CY 2020
2

Total operations since 1989
Year Total operations
1989 4
1990 10
1991 10
1992 7
1993 6
1994 6
1995 12
1996 12
1997 17
1998 22
1999 17
2000 10
2001 6
2002 7
2003 8
2004 14
2005 5
2006 7
2007 4
2008 11
2009 5
2010 4
2011 1
2012 7
2013 8
2014 12
2015 9
2016 11
2017 23
2018 33
2019 26
2020 2
Licensed launches by region
State Launches
AK 2
AU 2
CA 64
FL 175
HI 2
MH 5
NM 15
NZ 10
Pacific 36
TX 6
VA 18
Most Recent Licensed Launches
Date Payload Vehicle Company Site
Jan 19, 2020 Crew Dragon/In-Flight Abort Falcon 9 Space Exploration Technologies Corporation Kennedy Space Center
Jan 6, 2020 Starlink v1.0-2 Falcon 9 Space Exploration Technologies Corporation Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
Dec 16, 2019 JCSAT-18 Falcon 9 Space Exploration Technologies Corporation Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

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Permitted Launches

Total Launches Since 2006
46
FY 2020
0
CY 2020
0

Total launches since 2006
Year Total launches
2006 6
2007 9
2008 5
2009 0
2010 0
2011 2
2012 2
2013 7
2014 7
2015 2
2016 4
2017 0
2018 0
2019 2
2020 0
Permitted launches by region
State Launches
CA 4
NM 14
OK 3
TX 25
Most Recent Permitted Launches
Date Payload Vehicle Company Site
Aug 27, 2019 150m Hop Starship Hopper Space Exploration Technologies Corporation Boca Chica
Jul 25, 2019 18m Hop Starship Hopper Space Exploration Technologies Corporation Boca Chica
Oct 5, 2016 N/A New Shepard System Blue Origin Western Texas

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Licensed Reentries

Total Reentries Since 2010
21
FY 2020
1
CY 2020
1
Total reentries since 2010
Year Total reentries
2010 1
2011 0
2012 2
2013 1
2014 3
2015 2
2016 2
2017 3
2018 3
2019 3
2020 1
Most Recent Licensed Reentries
Date Payload Vehicle Company Site
Jan 7, 2020 CRS-19 Falcon 9 Space Exploration Technologies Corporation Pacific Ocean
Aug 27, 2019 CRS-18 Dragon Space Exploration Technologies Corporation Pacific Ocean
Jun 3, 2019 CRS-17 Dragon Space Exploration Technologies Corporation Pacific Ocean

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Launch Site Operator Licenses and Active Safety Approvals

Site operator licenses by region
State Licenses
AK 1
CA 1
CO 1
FL 3
NM 1
OK 1
TX 2
VA 1

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