|1965||First French satellite launched, on Diamant; France becomes third nation to orbit its own satellite.|
|1971||USSR Mars-2 Arrives Mars orbit. Deploys lander but it fails.|
|1980||Soyuz-T-3 Launch. Kizim, Makarov, Strekalov. Dock w/ Salyut 6.|
|2009||Landing of Atlantis after mission STS-129, on KSC runway 33|
Final Space Shuttle crew rotation flight to ISS (returning Stott).
|1964||Mariner-4 Launched to Mars flyby.|
|1983||Launch of STS-9 - Young, Shaw, Garriott (W5LFL), Parker, Lichtenberg, Merbold.|
|1996||Stuck hatch cancels 2 EVAs from Columbia on STS-80.|
|1961||Launch of Mercury-Atlas 5 with chimp Enos (2 orbits, 110 x 148 nm)|
|2008||Landing of Endeavour, after mission STS-126 on runway 04L at Edwards with Chamitoff from Expedition 18.|
|1964||Zond-2 Launched toward Mars. Fails during interplanetary cruise.|
|1970||OAO-B Launch. Fails to orbit.|
|1960||Sputnik-6 Launch. 3rd Vostok test. Dog dies in failed recovery.|
|2000||Launch of STS-97 - Jett, Bloomfield, Tanner, Garneau, Noriega. |
ISS Assembly Flight 4A, P6 Truss.
|2009||Return of Romanenko, De Winne and Thirsk aboard Soyuz TMA-15 after 189 days.|
|1971||USSR Mars-3 Arrives Mars orbit. Lander soft lands but no images transmitted.|
|1974||Soyuz-16 Launch. Filipchenko, Rukavishnikov. Test of systems for ASTP.|
|1988||Launch of STS-27 - Gibson, G.Gardner, Mullane, Ross, Shepherd. DoD mission.|
|1990||Launch of STS-35 - Brand, Gardner, Lounge, Parker, Hoffman, Durrance, Parise. |
|1990||Soyuz TM-11 Launch. Afanasyev, Manarov, Akiyama (Japanese). To MIR.|
|1992||Launch of STS-53 - Walker, Cabana, Bluford, Jim Voss, Clifford. DoD.|
|1993||Launch of STS-61 - Covey, Bowersox, Musgrave, Nicollier, Hoffman, K. Thornton, Akers. |
First HST repair mission.
|2014||Launch of Japan's Hayabusa-2 to rendezvous and land on asteroid 1993 JU3 using 4 landers and one impactor.|
|1965||Luna-8 Launch. Retros fire late. Impact, Ocean of Storms.|
|1974||Pioneer-11 Flyby of Jupiter (26,683 miles). Enroute interstellar.|
|1985||STS 61-B Lands at Edwards Air Force Base.|
|1999||Mars Polar Lander contact lost during Mars entry.|
|2010||Landing of DARPA/US Air Force X-37B orbital spaceplane OTV-1 after 226 days.|
Second automated runway landing following orbital re-entry (first was Buran in 1988).
|2018||Launch of Kononenko, Saint-Jacques, and McClain aboard Soyuz MS-11 to join ISS Expedition 57/58.|
|2018||OSIRIS-REx arrives at asteroid Bennu.|