30 SpaceX Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers



SpaceX Statistics and Facts

Here are a few of the most interesting SpaceX statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

SpaceX Facts

  • SpaceX Statistics and FactsSpaceX Website: www.spacex.com
  • Year SpaceX was Founded: 2002
  • SpaceX Founder: Elon Musk
  • SpaceX Headquarters: Hawthorne, CA
  • SpaceX CEO: Elon Musk
  • Key SpaceX Subsidiary: The Boring Company

SpaceX Statistics

Number of SpaceX employees:

6,000+

Last updated 10/30/18


Number of SpaceX rockets:

3

Last updated 10/30/18


Reported value of SpaceX:

$33.3 billion

Last updated 2/21/20


Number of flights SpaceX has already booked:

100

Last updated 10/30/18


SpaceX's target for sending unmanned rockets to Mars:

2020


SpaceX's target for sending manned rockets to mars:

2024


Number of SpaceX launches in 2016:

8


Target number of SpaceX launches in 2018:

30


Actual number of successful SpaceX launches in 2018:

21


Original target number of SpaceX launches in 2017:

20


Actual number of successful SpaceX launches in 2017:

18


Amount NASA paid SpaceX to redirect an asteroid in 2019:

$69 million


Number of SpaceX launches in 2015:

6


Average SpaceX rocket launch cost:

$50 million

Last updated 5/12/18


Number of satellites SpaceX plans to deploy to provide high-speed internet globally:

4,425


Value of already-booked SpaceX flights:

$10 billion

Last updated 3/7/18


Number of Falcon 9 rockets that SpaceX has attempted to launch:

34

Last updated 5/28/17


SpaceX's success rate in launching Falcon 9 rockets:

94%

Last updated 5/28/17


Amount that the 2015 SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explosion reportedly cost:

$260 million


Size of NASA's cargo transportation contract with SpaceX:

$1.6 billion

Last updated 1/16/17


Reported value of SpaceX's first US military contract in 2016:

$87.2 million

Last updated 3/15/17


Reported value of SpaceX's second US military contract in 2016:

$96.5 million

Last updated 3/15/17


Amount Tesla spent developing their reusable rockets:

$1 billion


Height of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket:

229 feet tall


Amount it costs a SpaceX customer to launch a rocket:

$62 million

Last updated 6/21/17


Reported amount it cost for a SpaceX Dragon crew deployment of 4:

$405 million

Last updated 11/14/17

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