|2015||Loss of Dragon CRS-7 when a 2nd stage helium tank strut failed during Falcon 9 launch.|
|1960||Discoverer-12 Launch. 2nd stage instability. Fails to orbit.|
|1961||Launch of Transit 4a, with the first nuclear power supply (SNAP-3)|
|1971||Soyuz-11 Dovrovolsky, Volkov, Patsayev killed during reentry after Salyut-1 expedition. |
A pressure equalization valve opened during jettison of the orbital module,
and the unsuited crew were unable to hand-crank the backup closed in time.
No further expeditions to Salyut-1 were attempted.
|1995||Hoot Gibson docks Atlantis to Mir for the first time.|
|2012||Return of Jing Haipeng, Liu Wang, and Liu Yang after 14 days on Tiagong 1 spacelab.|
|1993||Soyuz TM-17 Launch. Tsibliyev, Serebrov, Haignere (French).|
|1994||Soyuz TM-19 Launch. Malenchenko, Musabayev.|
|1997||Launch of STS-95 - Halsell, Still, Gernhardt, Janice Voss, Thomas, Crouch, Linteris. |
Reflight of STS-83 Spacelab.
|2004||Cassini enters orbit around Saturn.|
|2012||Return of Kononenko, Kuipers, Pettit aboard Soyuz TMA-03M after 194 days.|
|1982||Soyuz-T-6 Lands. Chretien (first French citizen in space).|
|1985||Giotto Launched to Halley's Comet flyby.(ESA)|
|2014||Launch of Orbiting Carbon Observatory satellite on a Delta from Vandenberg AFB.|
|1974||Soyuz-14 Launch. Popovich,Artyukhin. Dock at Salyut-3.|
|2002||Launch of Comet Nucleus Tour (CONTOUR). Lost due to probable AKM failure August 15 2002.|
|1968||Explorer-38 Launch. First Radio Astronomy explorer. Earth orbit.|
|1982||STS-4 Lands at Edwards Air Force Base.|
|1997||Pathfinder / Soujourner land on Mars.|
|2005||Deep Impact probe impact on Comet 9P/Tempel-1 at 10.2 km/sec.|
Flyby at 500 km.
|2006||Launch of STS-121, Discovery, after a year of post STS-114 changes.|
Lindsey, M. Kelly, Fossum, Nowak, S. Wilson, Sellers, and Reiter (ESA, joining Expedition 13) to ISS.