Jonathan's Space Pages

Suborbital spaceflights


Date T/OLaunchSpaceship Flight Crew Carrier T/O SiteLaunch Site Apogee DurationNotes
UTCUTC km min:s
1. 1961 May 5 1434:13 Mercury SC7 MR-3 A. Shepard Redstone MRLV-7 CC LC5 186 15:22
2. 1961 Jul 21 1220:01 Mercury SC11 MR-4 V. Grissom Redstone MRLV-8 CC LC5 190 15:37
3. 1962 Jul 1716461731:10 X-15-3 3-7-14 R. White NB-52 003 EAFB DDL 95.94 10:21
4. 1963 Jan 1718081859:37 X-15-3 3-14-24 J. Walker NB-52 008 EAFB DDL 82.81 9:24
5. 1963 Jun 2717071756:03 X-15-3 3-20-31 R. Rushworth NB-52 008 EAFB DDL 86.87 10:28
6. 1963 Jul 1917191820:05 X-15-3 3-21-32 J. Walker NB-52 008 EAFB SRL 106.00 11:25
7. 1963 Aug 2217091805:57 X-15-3 3-22-36 J. Walker NB-52 003 EAFB SRL 107.96 11:09
8. 1965 Jun 2917371821:17 X-15-3 3-44-67 J. Engle NB-52 008 EAFB DDL 85.52 10:32
9. 1965 Aug 1018281924:21 X-15-3 3-46-70 J. Engle NB-52 003 EAFB DDL 82.60 9:52
10. 1965 Sep 2817241807:37 X-15-3 3-49-73 J. McKay NB-52 003 EAFB DDL 90.09 11:57
11. 1965 Oct 1419542046:32 X-15-1 1-61-101 J. Engle NB-52 003 EAFB DDL 81.22 9:18
12. 1966 Nov 120222124:12 X-15-3 3-56-83 W. Dana NB-52 003 EAFB SRL 93.54 10:44
13. 1967 Oct 1715431640:23 X-15-3 3-64-95 W. Knight NB-52 008 EAFB SRL 85.49 10:06
14. 1967 Nov 1517131830:07 X-15-3 3-65-07 M. Adams NB-52 008 EAFB DDL 81.07 4:51 (Broke up)
15. 1968 Aug 2114521604:48 X-15-1 1-79-139 W. Dana NB-52 003 EAFB RRV 81.53 9:23
16. 1975 Apr 5 1104:54 7K-T No. 39 Soyuz V. Lazarev Soyuz No. 23 NIIP-5 LC1 192 21:27
O. Makarov
17. 2004 Jun 2113471450 Spaceship One SS1 60L/15P M. Melvill WK1 MHV CALC 100.1 24:05
18. 2004 Sep 291411 1509:53Spaceship One SS1 65L/16P M. Melvill WK1 MHV CALC 102.9 24:11
19. 2004 Oct 41349 1449:11Spaceship One SS1 66L/17P B. Binnie WK1 MHV CALC 112.1 23:46
20. 2018 Oct 11 0840:1511F732A48 No. 740 Soyuz MS-10 A. Ovchinin Soyuz-FG No. 62 GIK-5 LC1 93 19:41
N. Hague
21. 2018 Dec 13 1511 1559:39 VSS Unity WK2-261/N202VG-015 VP-03 M. Stucky WK2 Eve MHV KVAL 82.7 14:08
F. Sturckow
22. 2019 Feb 22 1607 1653:40 VSS Unity WK2-264/N202VG-016 VF-01 D. Mackay WK2 Eve MHV KVAL 89.9 14:10
M. Masucci
B. Moses


For takeoff (T/O) and launch site abbrevations see the Sites file