Is SpaceX on track to meet Elon’s 60 launches target for 2022?

SpaceX had 31 launches in 2021. For 2022, Elon Musk stated that he expected SpaceX to complete 60 launches.

So how is SpaceX doing against Elon’s 2022 target?

As of December 27, 2022, SpaceX has completed 59 launches. Also, there are 2 additional launches that may happen before the end of December; One launch from Cape Canaveral and one launch from Vandenberg Space Force base.

Source: Spaceflight Now

SpaceX has the potential to meet, and even exceed, Elon’s 60 launches target for 2022.

What about 2023? Elon has stated that he expects as many as 100 launches in 2023. Also, Starship is expected to make its first orbital launch next year. Exciting times!