Data Repository Civil and Commercial Space Launch History: SpaceX Falcon 9 Last UpdatedApril 3, 2018 ShareView in the Data Repository Like many American space launch systems, the Falcon 9, SpaceX’s primary launch vehicle, has seen both outstanding success and total failure. This interactive chart shows the launch history of the Falcon 9 since its inaugural launch on June 4, 2010. The color of the dot indicates whether the payload was successfully placed into its assigned orbit. Hover over a launch to see its date, success or failure status, and a note about the first stage recovery. We encourage corrections, additions, and suggestions. Please direct all messages to email@example.com. Read "Around the World in 60 Minutes (Or Less!)"