|1966||Luna-9 First soft touchdown on Moon. TV returned from surface.|
|1984||Launch of STS-11 - Brand, Gibson, McCandless, Stewart, McNair.|
|1994||Launch of STS-60 - Bolden, Reightler, Chang-Diaz, Sega, Krikalev, Davis. |
Spacehab, Wake Shield-1.
|1995||Launch of STS-63 - Weatherbee, Collins, Foale, Harris, Janice Voss, Titov. |
MIR rendezvous, SPARTAN, EVA.
|1960||Discoverer-9 Launch. First stage early cutoff. Failed to orbit.|
|1961||Sputnik-7 Launch. Test flight in preparation for Sputnik-8.|
|1971||Apollo-14 Touchdown Moon. Shepard and Mitchell.|
|1974||Mariner 10 took first close-range photo of Venus.|
|1974||Mariner-10 Flyby of Venus (3,585 miles).|
|1987||Soyuz TM-2 Launch. Romanenko, Laveykin. Dock with Mir.|
|1971||First time a golf ball was hit on the Moon.|
|1995||First rendezvous of a Space Shuttle with MIR. |
Jim Weatherbee flies Discovery to within 37 feet of MIR station.
|2009||Launch of NOAA 19, the last of the civil Polar Orbiting Environmental System satellites.|
|2018||First launch of Falcon Heavy, with simultaneous landings of its two side cores at LZ-1 and LZ-2. |
Test payload was Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster car.
|2020||Return of Koch (after 329 days), Skvortsov, and Parmitano (after 201 days) aboard Soyuz MS-13.|
|1977||Soyuz-24 Launch. Gorbatko, Glazkov. Dock with Salyut-5.|
|1984||First Manned Maneuvering Unit Flight (Bruce McCandless).|
|2001||Launch of STS-98 - Cockrell, Polansky, Curbeam, Ivins, Jones. |
ISS Assembly Flight 5A, US Destiny Lab.
|2008||Launch of STS-122, Atlantis to ISS with Columbus module.|
Frick, Poindexter, Love, Melvin, Walheim, Schlegel (ESA) and Eyharts (ESA, joining Expedition 16).
Tani returned after 121 days.
|1974||Skylab-4 3rd Crew returns from 84 day Mission.|
|1984||Soyuz-T-10B/T-11 Launch. Kizim, Solovyev, Atkov. Dock with Salyut-7.|
|2010||Launch of STS-130. Endeavour to ISS|
Zamka, Virts, Hire, Robinson, Patrick, Behnken. Tranquility node and the cupola.
Iconic photo of Shuttle silhouetted on the horizon during approach.
|1971||Apollo-14 Splashdown 9 days.|
|1975||Soyuz-17 Lands. New Soviet endurance record of 29 days 14 hrs.|
|2001||US Destiny Laboratory docked with ISS.|
|2021||UAE's Misabar Al'amal (Hope Probe) enters Mars orbit.|