Black Rock Desert is located in an unpopulated area of uncontrolled airspace, making it ideal for orbital, suborbital, and experimental launches.
2004 – The Civilian Space eXploration Team (CSXT) launches the first amateur rocket to cross the Karman Line, achieving an altitude of over 100Km, necessary for a launch vehicle to be considered as having achieved a space flight.
Black Rock Desert
NW Nevada, USA
3,907 ft. (1,191 m)