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2015 – Launch Industry

Attempted orbital launches decreased from ## in 2014 to ## in 2015.  Of these ## launches, ## successfully reached orbit. There were ## launch attempts for commercial payloads and the…

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2016 – Space Insurance – Snapshot

Space insurance premiums in 2016 amounted to $632.3 million, their lowest level since 2001. The year’s claims, including both launch failures and incidents involving satellites in orbit, led to market…

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2016 – Commercial Human Spaceflight – Snapshot

In FY 2016, funding for NASA’s Commercial Crew Program increased by 55%, from $805 million in FY 2015 to $1.24 billion.[efn_note]NASA. "FY 2017 President’s Budget Request Summary." April 2016. http://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/atoms/files/fy_2017_budget_estimates.pdf.…

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2016 – Launch Industry – Snapshot

Attempted orbital launches decreased from 86 in 2015 to 85 in 2016.  Of these 85 launches, 83 successfully reached orbit. There were 21 launch attempts for commercial payloads, and the…

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Economy: Space Economy – TSR 2016

Economy: Space Economy - TSR 2016 an annual review of the commercial space infrastructure and support industries and space-based products and services used on Earth. This edition also delves into…

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