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Number of database entries
Aircraft type statistics by various categories
Aircraft register statistics by country and category
Aircraft register statistics by year of manufacturing
Total number of aircraft built by year of first flight
Passenger statistics (top countries)
Aircraft manufacturer statistics (Top 5 countries)
Airport statistics (Top 5 countries)
Aeroclub statistics (Top countries in DB)
Airline statistics (Top 5 countries)
Air Show statistics (Top 5 countries)
Air Race statistics (Top 3 countries)
Air Museum statistics (Top 5 countries)
Aviator statistics (Top 5 countries)
Aviation book statistics (Top 5 countries)

Number of database entries

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Total number of Manufacturers: 1 858 1 273 (total 4 826 pictures) 744 278
Total number of Aircraft Types: 6 273 4 303 (total 4 796 pictures) 4 487
Total number of Aircraft: 155 916 121 (total 138 pictures)
Total number of Engines: 4 264 91 (total 91 pictures) 121
Total number of Airports: 45 431 3 844 (total 3 947 pictures) 13 161 3 813 41 726
Total number of Aeroclubs: 2 551 1 (total 3 pictures) 474
Total number of Airlines: 3 828 2 099 (total 2 134 pictures) 3 767 2 511
Total number of Air Shows: 78 26 (total 30 pictures) 56 51 70
Total number of Air Races: 30 14 (total 14 pictures) 25 6
Total number of Air Museums: 840 140 (total 450 pictures) 359 309 378
Total number of Aviators: 682 453 (total 453 pictures) 672
Total number of Countries: 251 250 250
Total number of Links: 29 0 (total 0 pictures)
Total number of Films: 715 715
Total number of Books: 14 517
Total number of Terms: 1 030 692
Total number of Comments: 74
Total number of Pictures: 11 563
Total number of Collections: 1 698 (#46)
Total number of all database entries: 251 628 25 049 7 442 42 424

Aircraft type statistics by various categories

Category code # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
Balloon 29 33 6 819
Amphibian 120 6 403 436
Gyrocopter 77 621 585
Helicopter 443 121 973 11 910
Landplane 5 414 1 965 611 126 591
Seaplane 184 13 437 13
Tilt-wing 5 204
_unknown_ 1 9 562
Total 6 273 2 108 282 155 916
Role code # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
Balloon 29 33 6 819
Glider 218 47 035 14 158
Motor-Glider 86 3 959 1 753
Ultralight 302 44 674 13 081
General Aviation 2 430 619 032 71 643
Business Jet 147 18 948 3 456
Agricultural 101 11 238 1 487
Passenger Airliner 579 105 625 17 793
Cargo Airliner 29 542 35
Helicopter 383 92 898 11 833
Fighter 560 543 880 387
Bomber 254 254 287 63
Interceptor 21 8 285
Reconnaissance 292 77 223 244
Military Cargo 67 12 231 139
Military Trainer 316 137 903 2 887
Military Helicopter 69 30 114 77
Military Refueler 9 1 768
Other military 146 98 607 245
_unknown_ 235 9 816
Total 6 273 2 108 282 155 916
Engine type code # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
No engine 236 47 035 20 969
Piston 4 366 1 661 567 95 614
Turboprop 819 136 785 14 387
Jet 826 262 787 15 195
Electric 16 87 31
Rocket 7 21
_unknown_ 3 9 720
Total 6 273 2 108 282 155 916
# of engines # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
0 236 47 035 20 969
1 4 244 1 502 325 96 881
2 1 412 456 626 25 964
3 113 17 642 632
4 248 81 474 1 730
5 2 2 1
6 8 2 043
8 4 748
10 1 384
12 1 3
_unknown_ 4 9 739
Total 6 273 2 108 282 155 916
Wake turbulance category code # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
Light 5 088 1 566 298 121 407
Medium 929 420 284 14 027
Heavy 118 16 510 2 953
_unknown_ 138 105 190 17 529
Total 6 273 2 108 282 155 916
# of seats (including pilots) # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
1 1 366 606 746 19 831
2 2 051 665 324 40 363
3 273 110 997 2 133
4 491 251 218 32 166
5 155 47 932 3 492
6 288 126 521 10 343
7 80 34 297 1 731
8 119 21 899 2 538
9 69 23 462 1 941
10 93 40 375 1 266
_unknown_ 611 2 641 19 868
Total 5 596 1 931 412 135 672
Manufacturer country # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
United States 1 997 1 005 927 67 475
Russian Federation 281 349 369 1 112
United Kingdom 564 225 032 11 825
Germany 536 172 419 16 691
France 729 97 350 20 687
Japan 91 62 939 176
Italy 328 33 539 2 013
Ukraine 43 24 875 2 114
Canada 201 22 566 5 960
Czech Republic 183 19 344 2 212
China 80 12 641 79
Poland 131 10 993 1 331
Netherlands 96 9 279 625
Australia 79 9 192 1 097
Brazil 90 8 138 951
Austria 28 4 974 1 443
Sweden 29 4 535 396
Switzerland 60 4 830 826
Spain 61 2 258 835
Romania 42 1 723 178
India 33 1 638 243
Belgium 33 1 369 927
Slovakia 6 1 114 170
Argentina 53 1 042 10
Slovenia 10 931 40
Finland 40 859 225
Serbia 12 733 12
New Zealand 17 662 536
Pakistan 2 591
Bosnia and Herzegovina 8 545 2
South Africa 31 428 30
Malaysia 3 361
Israel 18 361 25
Korea, Republic of 17 275
Taiwan, Republic of China 8 193
Denmark 5 169 48
Chile 8 154
Singapore 3 150
Colombia 53 140 3
Lithuania 20 111 173
Norway 13 83
Turkey 12 81
Bulgaria 10 67
Iran, Islamic Republic of 19 51
Latvia 8 27
Mexico 4 12
Thailand 3 12
Peru 1 12
Estonia 2 9
Indonesia 23 4
Philippines 12 1
Egypt 6
Portugal 4
Jordan 2
Viet Nam 2
Algeria 1
Greece 1
Nigeria 1
Ethiopia 1
Georgia 1
United Arab Emirates 1
_unknown_ 69 12 511 15 274
Hungary 48 1 663 172
Total 6 273 2 108 282 155 916

Number of countries with at least one aircraft manufacturer: 64

Aircraft register statistics by country and category

Registering country Engine type code Total
No engine Piston Turboprop Jet Electric Rocket _unknown_
Canada 993 25 063 3 452 1 081 3 755 34 344
United Kingdom 7 701 14 315 1 228 1 346 3 1 194 25 787
Germany 3 050 12 072 1 067 1 215 28 1 139 18 571
France 1 228 12 517 1 413 947 772 16 877
Australia 1 268 10 164 1 420 566 799 14 217
New Zealand 448 3 304 620 107 407 4 886
Belgium 1 217 2 238 177 226 265 4 123
Spain 614 2 165 617 574 112 4 082
Switzerland 925 1 847 458 311 107 3 648
Netherlands 1 185 1 183 139 291 197 2 995
Denmark 623 1 353 242 233 60 2 511
Russian Federation 1 1 512 111 516 3 2 143
China 2 192 99 1 799 3 2 095
Sweden 147 949 181 139 101 1 517
Brazil 6 155 592 743 10 1 506
Austria 17 878 179 351 70 1 495
India 132 372 330 451 204 1 489
Finland 255 806 66 130 63 1 320
Italy 48 525 305 318 80 1 276
Ireland 22 349 60 690 88 1 209
South Africa 49 393 386 326 25 1 179
Poland 103 528 97 67 35 830
Japan 47 40 135 566 1 789
Portugal 23 288 34 302 44 691
Norway 37 252 159 186 39 673
Lithuania 132 397 49 24 52 654
Indonesia 36 140 417 1 594
Czech Republic 167 216 60 80 17 540
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of 148 179 137 2 466
United Arab Emirates 10 32 369 1 412
Iceland 27 256 32 52 14 381
Greece 5 64 62 138 269
Pakistan 11 88 32 82 13 226
Taiwan, Republic of China 5 43 166 214
Morocco 2 46 42 85 175
Estonia 19 79 19 42 12 171
Slovakia 20 82 17 35 2 156
Hungary 445 727 113 87 33 1 405
Total 20 969 95 614 14 387 15 195 31 0 9 720 155 916

Number of countries with registered aircraft in the database: 38
(Note: Some countries' data includes balloon and UL aircraft, others not.)

Aircraft register statistics by year of manufacturing

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Number of aircraft in the database with known manufacturing date: 83 019

Total number of aircraft built by year of first flight

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Number of aircraft types in the database with known total builds and first flight dates: 3 080
(The graph shows NOT the number of aircraft built in that year, but the total number of aircraft built for which the type was first flown in that year!)

Passenger statistics (top countries)

Country Total
United States 1 733 297 334
China 1 109 873 296
Japan 308 852 686
India 293 841 431
United Kingdom 284 531 370
Spain 248 908 170
Germany 236 561 748
Indonesia 227 158 788
Brazil 195 034 175
Turkey 193 030 780
France 184 226 741
Russian Federation 177 830 553
Italy 174 858 771
Thailand 155 999 801
Australia 155 699 035
Canada 146 206 341
Korea, Republic of 143 151 155
Mexico 136 834 762
United Arab Emirates 124 089 806
Malaysia 92 666 807
Viet Nam 89 481 739
Netherlands 76 348 347
Philippines 76 052 780
Hong Kong 72 921 000
...
Hungary 15 283 590

(Sum of all the airports' passenger totals of the country, if passenger data exists.)

Aircraft manufacturer statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United States 703
France 176
Germany 128
United Kingdom 115
Canada 80
...
Hungary 19

Airport statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United States 20 792
Canada 1 956
Germany 953
France 834
Argentina 786
...
Hungary 83

Aeroclub statistics (Top countries in DB)

Country Total
United States 1 511
Australia 430
France 109
United Kingdom 74
Canada 46
...
Hungary 170

Airline statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United States 333
United Kingdom 120
Canada 99
Russian Federation 96
Germany 59
...
Hungary 45

Air Show statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United States 27
United Kingdom 13
Canada 5
Germany 3
...
Hungary 1

Air Race statistics (Top 3 countries)

Country Total
United States 11
United Kingdom 6
France 2

Air Museum statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United States 322
United Kingdom 75
Germany 52
Canada 35
Australia 29
...
Hungary 6

Aviator statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United States 198
United Kingdom 122
France 85
Germany 69
Russian Federation 24
...
Hungary 21

Aviation book statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United Kingdom 5 967
United States 1 352
Germany 432
Japan 400
Italy 224
...
Hungary 8

Note: Links are counted in the Links section only.
Soviet-built aircraft is categorized under the successor country of the main manufacturing facility (Russia, Ukraine, etc.).