Orbital Human Space Launch

Annual Orbital Human Space Launch Overviews


2016 – Orbital Human Space Launch

The 52 years since the inauguration of human spaceflight have witnessed great strides in developing the technology required to support human life in orbit and... The 52 years since the…

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2015 – Orbital Human Space Launch

In 2015, Russia was the only nation conducting flights of humans to space and back. While countries such as the United States and China continued with plans for their own…

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2014 – Orbital Human Space Launch

It is relatively simple to place a satellite into orbit when compared with launching humans to space. Humans have more complex needs, such as breathable air, food, staying warm, staying…

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