HIstory Of The Rocket - Bruno

  • American V2 Rockets

    American V2 Rockets
    In January 1946, Americans start experimenting with V2 Rockets.
  • Russians Launch Test V2 Rockets

    Russians Launch Test V2 Rockets
    Some V2 rockets are tested at Kapustin, Yar
  • Record Test

    A rocket was launched to 244 miles high at 5510mp/h in an American Testing Site. It was a recordbreaker on February 24 1949.
  • President Truman Signs a bill

    On May 11, President Truman signed a bill for a 5,000 mile test range to extend.
  • Production-Line Rocket

    The first Nike Production Line rocket had a successful test flight.
  • Unmanned Satellites

    President Eisenhover approves plans to send unmanned satellites to orbit the earth.
  • Sputnik-1

    Sputnik-1 makes the first earth orbit.
  • Luna

    The U.S.S.R launches Luna which is the is the first probe to go near the moon.
  • Yuri Gagarin

    The U.S.S.R launch the first manned space flight. Yuri Gagarin stays in space for 60 minutes.
  • First Woman in Space

    Valentina Tereshkova-Nikolayeva becomes the first woman in space in a U.S.S.R spacecraft.
  • First Space walk

    Cosmonaut Leonov becomes the first human to walk in space.
  • U.S.S.R on moon and Venus

    The first soft moon landing is carried out by Luna 9. A russian probe lands on Venus.
  • On the Moon

    U.S astronaunts land on the moon in Apollo 11.
  • NASA Skylab in Orbit

    NASA put the 95,000kg Skylab into Earths orbit. Here, experiments are carried out for 85 days.
  • Probe reaches comet.

    NASA sends a probe which successfully lands on a comet.
  • Probe on Uranus

    The first probe to land on Uranus.
  • Probe on Neptune

    The NASA probe Voyager 2 reaches Neptune.
  • Tourist In space

    Russian Soyuz spacecraft takes the first tourist into space. Dennis Tito is taken to the National Space Station.