Space program

  • Vostok 1

    Vostok 1
    Volstok 1 is launched by U.S.S.R, carying Yuri A. Gargarin, the first man in space, and he orbited the Earth once.
  • Mercury Freedom 7

    Mercury Freedom 7
    Alan B. Shepard Jr., is the first U.S astronaut in space in a suborbital flight
  • Mercury Friendship 7

    Mercury Friendship 7
    John H. Glenn, Jr., first American to orbit Earth, and he orbited Earth three times.
  • Mercury Aurora 7

    Mercury Aurora 7
    Mercury Aurora 7 is launched with M. Scott Carpenter, making three orbits
  • Telstar 1

    Telstar 1
    Telstar 1, U.S. satellite, beams the first live transatlantic telecast.
    This first started at&t.
  • U.S. Mariner 2

    U.S. Mariner 2
    U.S. Mariner 2, the first successful planetary spacecraft, flies past Venus, and enters a solar orbit.