Space Launches and Sites

Space launches account for all the successful mission launches from Cape Canaveral Spaceport, aside from any test flights. Number of launches shows the activity at Florida's Cape Canaveral Spaceport and its ability to service aerospace transportation.

From 2016 to 2019, there was a 22% decrease in launches. With 18 launches in 2019, the Cape Canaveral Spaceport is the most active orbital launch site in the world. Over the past three years, the space industry has taken off; subsequently, the number of launch sites have continued to grow.

Methodology

Methodology: Space Launches and Sites

Space launches account for all the successful mission launches from Cape Canaveral Spaceport, aside from any test flights.

Calculation

∑ Orbital Launches

Reporting Periods

  • Peak Hour
  • Peak Period
  • Daily
  • Yearly

Source

FDOT Aviation and Spaceports Office