|1962||Launch of Mercury 7 - Carpenter (100 x 167 nm, 32.5 degrees, 3 orbits) "Aurora 7"|
|2006||Launch of GOES 13 (GOES N) weather satellite.|
|2009||Landing of Atlantis, after mission STS-125 on Edwards runway 22, after the final HST servicing mission.|
|2011||Return of Kondryatev, Nespoli, and Coleman aboard Soyuz TMA-20 after 167 days.|
They photographed Endeavour docked to ISS.
|2019||SpaceX first 60 Starlink Internet satellites launched. Concerns for light pollution.|
|1973||Launch of Skylab 2 - Conrad, Kerwin, Weitz. |
Day-one EVA for repairs on the orbital workshop.
|1975||Soyuz-18B Launch. Klimuk, Sevastvanov. Dock with Salyut-4.|
|1980||Soyuz-36/35 Launch. Kubasov, Farkas (Hungarian). Dock with Salyut-6.|
|2012||Berthing of Dragon C2+ spacecraft to ISS. First delivery of cargo to ISS by a commercial spacecraft.|
|1969||Apollo-10 Splashdown first live color TV from space.|
|1991||Soyuz TM-11 lands. Afanasyev (175 days), Manarov (175 days), Sharman (British).|
|2010||Landing of Atlantis after mission STS-132, on KSC runway 33.|
|1961||President Kennedy proposes Apollo program to Congress. |
"We choose to do these things not because they are easy, but because they are hard."
|1999||Launch of STS-96 - Rominger, Husband, Jernigan, Ochoa, Berry, Payette, Tokarev. |
ISS logistics flight.
|2009||Launch of Soyuz TMA-15. Romanenko, De Winne (ESA) and Thirsk (Canada), bringing ISS to 6 crew|
along with Padelka, Barratt, and Wakata they constitute Expedition 20.
|2011||Final spacewalk from a Space Shuttle. Fincke and Chamitoff, 7 hours and 24 minutes.|
162 Shuttle EVAs, starting on STS-6 in April 1983. 108 for ISS.
|1971||USSR Mars-3 Launched to Mars orbit.|
|2013||Launch of Soyuz TMA-09M. Yurchikin, Nyberg, and Parmitano to join ISS Expedition 36/37.|
|2014||Launch of Soyuz TMA-13M. Suraev, Wiseman, and Gerst to join ISS Experdition 40/41.|
|2016||Bigelow Expansion Activity Module (BEAM) attached to ISS Node 3 sucessfully pressurized and expanded.|
|1974||Luna-22 Launched to Lunar orbit. Mapping.|
|1966||Launch of Surveyer 1, first US lunar soft lander, transmitted 11,150 photos through 7-13-1966.|
|1971||Mariner-9 Launched to Mars orbit.|
|2020||Launch of Hurley and Behnken aboard Crew Dragon "Endeavour" to ISS; first US crewed spacecraft launch since July 8, 2011.|