|1970||Zond-8 Launch. Circumnavigation of Moon and return. No Moon orbit.|
|1995||Launch of STS-73 - Bowersox, Rominger, K. Thornton, Lopez-Alegria, Coleman, Sacco, Leslie. USML-2.|
|2018||Launch of BepiColombo to Mercury.|
|2020||OSIRIS-REx retrieves sample from minor planet Bennu.|
|1968||Apollo-7 Splashdown First live TV from a piloted spacecraft.|
|1985||China-17 Launch. Recon mission.|
|2001||Soyuz TM-33 Launch. Afanaseev, Kozeev, Haigmere (Fr.) to ISS.|
|2007||Return of ISS Expediton 15 crew after 197 days, aboard Soyuz TMA-10|
Yurchikin and Kotov with Al Masrie (Mayaysia). Soyuz explosive bolt failed to fire; ballistic entry.
|1966||Luna-12 Launch. Third Lunar orbiting satellite.|
|1975||Venera-9 Arrives Venus orbit. Lander decends. First images of the surface.|
|1992||Launch of STS-52 - Weatherbee, M. Baker, Shepherd, Veach, Jernigan, Maclean (Canadian). |
Lageos deploy, SVS tests.
|2008||Launch of India's first lunar probe, Chandrayaan-1.|
|2020||Return of Ivanishin, Vagner, and Cassidy after 196 days, aboard Soyuz MS-16.|
|1968||Soyuz-2 Launch. Unpiloted target for Soyuz 3.|
|1975||Venera-10 Arrives Venus orbit. Lander decends to surface and radios images.|
|2007||Launch of STS-120, Discovery to ISS with Harmony Node-2.|
Melroy, Zamka, Parazynski, Wilson, Wheelock, Nespoli (ESA) and Tani (joining Expedition 16).
Unscheduled EVA to repair tears and jam in SAW-4B solar array.
|2012||Launch of Soyuz TMA-06M. Novitskiy, Tarekin, and Ford to join ISS Expedition 33/34.|
|2004||Return of ISS Expedition 9 crew after 187 days, aboard Soyuz TMA-4|
Padalka and Fincke, with Shargin (RSA).
|2007||Launch of Chang'e-1 Chinese lunar orbiter.|
|2008||Return of ISS Expedition 17 crew after 200 days aboard Soyuz TMA-12|
Volkov and Kononenko with R. Garriott (tourist).
|1968||Launch of Soyuz 3, recovered the Soyuz program 18 months after Komarov's death. |
Georgi Bergovoi rendezvoused to within 650' of target Soyuz 2. (127 x 140 nm, 51.4 degrees, 64 orbits).
|1973||Explorer-50 Launch. 10th in series of IMPs.|
|1985||China-17 Re-entry vehicle recovered.|
|2006||Launch of NASA STEREO solar observation satellites.|