Future Space Exploration

  • WAC Corporal

    It was the first (US designed) rocket that reached the edge of space.
  • V-2

    The first pictures of the Earth were taken from an altitude of 105 km.
  • R-1

    First time dogs were sent to space.
  • R-7

    First intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) developed.
  • Sputnik 1

    First artificial satellite.
  • Sputnik 2

    First animal (dog named Laika) sent to the orbit.
  • Explorer 6

    First photograph of Earth taken from the orbit (by NASA)