Commercial Infrastructure and Support Industries

Satellite Manufacturing


2011 – Satellite Manufacturing

In 2011, a total of ## satellites—of which 40 were commercial—were launched into space, an increase of #% from the ## satellites launched in 2010. This total includes most spacecraft…

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2012 – Satellite Manufacturing

A total of ## satellites were launched (or attempted to be launched) in 2012, a ##% increase from the ## in 2011. This includes all payloads launched into space except…

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2013 – Satellite Manufacturing

A total of ## satellites were launched (or attempted to be launched) in 2013, a ##% increase from the ## satellites launched in 2012. This includes all payloads launched into…

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2014 – Satellite Manufacturing

Aboard the ## rockets that attempted a launch in 2014, there were ## spacecraft. Contributing to this very high number, ## of the spacecraft were nanosatellites weighing less than 10…

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