Insights into US Spaceports

This article provides statistics related to US spaceports. Information related to FAA licensed launches is available in these articles: Insights into FAA Licensed Launches from 1989 to August 31, 2022, and What is the FAA’s Role in Commercial Space – A Quick Overview.

Insights into US spaceports as of October 2022:

  • 21 spaceports
  • 66.7% of spaceports are FAA licensed
  • 28.6% are located in Florida
  • 57% support vertical launches
  • 64.3% of FAA licensed spaceports have not supported a launch or orbital reentry

Source data is provided below.