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Data Profile: Commercial Space Licensing and Launches
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Commercial Space Licensing and Launches
   Overview
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) summarizes information on international space launches in the Quarterly Launch Report. Launch data are provided for commercial and noncommercial launches by country, payload, spacecraft, and success of launch. The FAA provides information on domestic organizations currently licensed to launch spacecraft and administer space launch facilities. The FAA also provides a list of recent and upcoming launches.

Available data include 1) commercial and noncommercial launches and 2) successful and failed launches.

Visit the Quarterly Launch Report.
   Coverage
Launch data are provided for international commercial and noncommercial launches.
   Availability
 
 
First Year1996
Last Year2001
FrequencyQuarterly
 
   Summary Tables
 
   National Transportation Statistics
 
Worldwide Commercial Space Launches
   Indicators
 
International Space Launches
 
   Related Links
 
NASA Spacewarn Bulletins
 
 
   Data Source and Contacts
 
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