Jonathan's Space Pages

Satellite statistics: Launches

Known Suborbital Launch Attempts

Data
Total known suborbital launches, all time: 29740
Total known suborbital launches in 2024: 34
Biggest annual total 1123 in 1970
Most by one country in 2024: 17 by USA
All time most by one country in a year: 641 by USSR in 1976

Known Mesospheric Launch Attempts

Data
Total known mesospheric launches, all time: 28697
Total known mesospheric launches in 2024: 6
Biggest annual total 1944 in 1970
Most by one country in 2024: 4 by OTHER
All time most by one country in a year: 1848 by USA in 1976