|1962||Ranger-4 control system fails. Crash far-side. First US hit on Moon.|
|1967||Launch of Soyuz 1 (125 x 139 nm, 51.7 degrees, 18 orbits), |
Komarov was killed when parachutes fouled after electrical malfunctions had made attitude contol impossible.
|1971||Soyuz-10 Launch. Shatalov, Yeliseyev, Rukavishnikov. |
Failed manual docking with Salyut-1 due to insufficient instrumentation to provide angle and range rate data.
|1970||China-1 Launch. First Chinese satellite.|
|1990||Launch of STS-31 - Shriver, Bolden, Hawley, McCandless, Sullivan. |
Deployed Hubble Space Telescope.
|2005||Return of ISS Expedition 10 crew after 192 days, aboard Soyuz TMA-5|
Chiao and Sharipov, with Vittori (ESA).
|1971||Soyuz-10 Lands. Rukavishnikov became unconcious due to toxic fumes during descent.|
|2002||Soyuz TM-34 Launch. Gidzenko, Vittori (ESA), Shuttleworth (tourist) to ISS.|
|2007||Launch of NASA's AIM (Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere) satellite on a Pegasus XL.|
|1993||Launch of STS-55 - Nagel, Henricks, Ross, Precourt, Harris, Walter, Schlegel (2 German PS's). |
|1996||Priroda laboratory module docking; completion of Mir.|
|2003||Soyuz TMA-2 Launch. Malenchenko and Lu to ISS (Expedition 7). First 2-person ISS crew.|
|1972||Apollo-16 Splashdown after 11 days.|
|1989||Soyuz TM-7 lands. Volkov (151 days), Krikalev (151 days).|
|2012||Return of Shkaplerov, Ivanishin, and Burbank aboard Soyuz TMA-22 after 166 days.|
|1983||GOES-6 Launch. (Geostationary Operational Environmental Sat)|
|1991||Launch of STS-39 - Coats, Hammond, Bluford, Veach, Hieb, McMonagle, Harbaugh. |
Unclassified SDI paylaod.
|2001||Soyuz TM-32 Launch. Musabayev, Baturin, Tito (tourist) to ISS.|
|2003||Launch of GALEX UV satellite (Pegasus XL).|
|2006||Launch of Cloudsat and Calipso, joining Aqua and Aura in the "A Train" Earth observations orbit.|
|1965||Explorer-27 Launch. 4th in series of ionosphere exp. satellites.|
|1985||Launch of STS 51-B - Overmyer, F. Gregory, Lind, Thagard, W.Thornton, van den Berg, Wang.|