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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 Museum statistics (Top 5 countries)
Aviator statistics (Top 5 countries)
Aviation book statistics (Top 5 countries)

Number of database entries

Total with pictures with info
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page link
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data
Total number of Manufacturers: 1 734 1 155 (total 3 782 pictures) 640 277
Total number of Aircraft Types: 5 136 3 273 (total 3 728 pictures) 3 348
Total number of Aircraft: 155 915 121 (total 138 pictures)
Total number of Engines: 4 264 91 (total 91 pictures) 121
Total number of Airports: 45 476 3 802 (total 3 903 pictures) 13 194 3 818 41 768
Total number of Aeroclubs: 2 551 1 (total 3 pictures) 474
Total number of Airlines: 3 887 528 (total 536 pictures) 3 816 2 553
Total number of Air Shows: 79 27 (total 31 pictures) 56 53 67
Total number of Air Museums: 840 139 (total 449 pictures) 359 309 378
Total number of Aviators: 451 330 (total 331 pictures) 442
Total number of Countries: 250 249 249
Total number of Links: 29 0 (total 0 pictures)
Total number of Films: 715 715
Total number of Books: 14 517
Total number of Comments: 73
Total number of Pictures: 8 757
Total number of Collections: 163
Total number of Terms: 970 632
Total number of all database entries: 245 807 23 572 7 484 42 462

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 112 5 258 436
Gyrocopter 67 401 585
Helicopter 365 105 042 11 910
Landplane 4 502 1 886 239 126 590
Seaplane 57 7 932 13
Tilt-wing 3 202
_unknown_ 1 9 562
Total 5 136 2 005 107 155 915
Role code # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
Balloon 29 33 6 819
Glider 165 42 235 14 158
Motor-Glider 80 3 907 1 753
Ultralight 277 41 564 13 081
General Aviation 2 089 594 156 71 586
Business Jet 145 17 503 3 456
Agricultural 98 11 219 1 487
Passenger Airliner 502 102 627 17 793
Cargo Airliner 17 525 35
Helicopter 338 82 290 11 855
Fighter 404 531 003 387
Bomber 162 249 791 63
Interceptor 16 8 272
Reconnaissance 144 67 909 245
Military Cargo 44 10 463 139
Military Trainer 231 121 211 2 886
Military Helicopter 34 23 789 55
Military Refueler 6 875
Other military 114 95 735 245
_unknown_ 241 9 872
Total 5 136 2 005 107 155 915
Engine type code # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
No engine 183 42 235 20 969
Piston 3 464 1 577 082 95 613
Turboprop 732 129 802 14 387
Jet 737 255 899 15 195
Electric 13 86 31
Rocket 4 3
_unknown_ 3 9 720
Total 5 136 2 005 107 155 915
# of engines # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
0 183 42 235 20 969
1 3 461 1 431 691 96 880
2 1 203 433 510 25 964
3 84 17 467 632
4 187 77 026 1 730
5 2 2 1
6 6 2 041
8 4 748
10 1 384
12 1 3
_unknown_ 4 9 739
Total 5 136 2 005 107 155 915
Wake turbulance category code # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
Light 4 085 1 474 509 121 406
Medium 808 406 863 14 027
Heavy 101 16 259 2 953
_unknown_ 142 107 476 17 529
Total 5 136 2 005 107 155 915
# of seats (including pilots) # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
1 1 022 595 997 19 907
2 1 631 628 505 40 244
3 186 98 964 2 128
4 423 233 235 32 181
5 117 44 668 3 492
6 249 114 167 10 331
7 68 31 974 1 731
8 105 21 387 2 538
9 66 23 002 1 941
10 79 39 606 1 266
_unknown_ 595 2 098 19 924
Total 4 541 1 833 603 135 683
Manufacturer country # of aircraft
types in DB
Total # of aircraft
built (in DB)
# of aircraft
in DB
United States 1 773 955 975 67 475
Russian Federation 238 346 594 1 112
United Kingdom 345 204 595 11 825
Germany 390 167 808 16 691
France 588 87 885 20 687
Japan 73 61 647 176
Italy 260 32 153 2 013
Ukraine 32 23 692 2 114
Canada 185 21 523 5 960
Czech Republic 126 17 865 2 212
China 74 12 533 79
Poland 110 10 382 1 331
Australia 73 9 044 1 097
Brazil 79 7 767 951
Netherlands 95 9 278 625
Austria 28 4 582 1 443
Sweden 23 4 068 396
Switzerland 52 3 674 826
Spain 47 1 803 835
India 33 1 638 243
Romania 35 1 195 178
Belgium 26 1 108 927
Finland 22 589 225
New Zealand 17 507 536
Argentina 42 505 10
South Africa 31 428 30
Bosnia and Herzegovina 8 424 2
Serbia 6 335 12
Slovenia 10 331 40
Slovakia 6 310 170
Israel 17 300 25
Korea, Republic of 17 275
Denmark 5 169 48
Chile 8 154
Taiwan, Republic of China 8 130
Colombia 53 38 3
Lithuania 13 25 173
Iran, Islamic Republic of 18 23
Mexico 4 12
Turkey 8 4
Indonesia 22 2
Philippines 11
Egypt 6
Bulgaria 4
Portugal 4
Jordan 2
Singapore 3
Malaysia 3
Thailand 2
Viet Nam 2
Algeria 1
Greece 1
Peru 1
Norway 1
Nigeria 1
Ethiopia 1
Pakistan 1
Georgia 1
United Arab Emirates 1
Latvia 1
_unknown_ 45 12 096 15 274
Hungary 44 1 641 171
Total 5 136 2 005 107 155 915

Number of countries with at least one aircraft manufacturer: 63

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 445 726 113 87 33 1 404
Total 20 969 95 613 14 387 15 195 31 0 9 720 155 915

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: 83 018

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: 2 127
(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 1 679 908 950
China 991 086 652
United Kingdom 286 500 042
Japan 285 987 974
India 254 574 817
Spain 248 908 170
Germany 236 561 748
Brazil 195 860 858
Indonesia 193 632 685
Turkey 192 884 036
France 184 106 031
Italy 174 858 771
Russian Federation 164 212 746
Australia 151 934 000
Thailand 141 544 462
Canada 136 385 553
Korea, Republic of 136 138 257
United Arab Emirates 119 183 817
Mexico 116 394 480
...
Hungary 13 465 921

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

Aircraft manufacturer statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United States 665
France 153
Germany 126
United Kingdom 104
Canada 78
...
Hungary 18

Airport statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United States 20 802
Canada 1 958
Germany 953
France 834
Argentina 787
...
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 116
Russian Federation 43
China 39
Canada 37
United Kingdom 31
...
Hungary 2

Air Show statistics (Top 5 countries)

Country Total
United States 28
United Kingdom 13
Canada 4
Germany 3
...
Hungary 1

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 119
United Kingdom 78
France 62
Germany 42
Russian Federation 18
...
Hungary 19

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.).