Space Exploration

Timeline created by morrisd81
  • Space race

    Space race
    Beacuse It helped united states create nasa wich led to apallo 11 and greter things
  • Creation of NASA

    Creation of NASA
    later in the 1958 the united states created a govermwnt agency by the name of NASA
  • First man in space

    First man in space
    The soviets launched the first ever man into space
  • First american in space

    First american in space
    Alan sheppard was the first american ever in soace but did not orbit
  • First women in space

    First women in space
    Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space, completes 48 orbits.
  • Cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov is killed

     Cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov is killed
    Cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov is killed when his Soyuz I spacecraft crashes on return to Earth.
  • First men on the moon

    First men on the moon
    Three americans astronaughts cirlced the moon and then landed on the moon aborf apallo 11
  • U.S. astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts

    U.S. astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts
    U.S. astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts participate in Apollo-Soyuz Test Project, docking together in space for two days.
  • Shuttle Columbia becomes first winged spaceship

     Shuttle Columbia becomes first winged spaceship
    Shuttle Columbia becomes first winged spaceship to orbit Earth and return to airport landing.
  • Living on an air ship

    Living on an air ship
    An American and Russian crew begins living aboard the international space station.