First satellite launched on earth. Purpose was to see if we could launch things into place.
First dog in space the goal was to put life in space. Dogs name was Laika.
First space lock, allowed man to go outside the ship
Goal was Americans attempt at putting a living thing in orbit which was a chimpanzee named Ham.(He survived).
Alan B Shepard was the first american man in space. Goal was to put a man in space.
Went to mars and took pictures
First people to walk on the moon, the main goal was to have man on the moon.
First spacecraft to go to Jupiter and take pictures. First spacecraft to get out of the rock planets to the gas giants.
objective was to take images of Venus and Mercury . First to use gravity assist (using planets to slingshot itself)
Sent out the furthest planets Neptune and Uranus, currently heading out to interstellar space and will send data till 2025.
Flew by Jupiter and Saturn and took pictures. First satellite to study the heliosphere. WIll send data to 2025
Goal was to launch a telescope into space.
Be the first spacecraft to get into Saturn's orbit, 2 parts to the spacecraft. 2 different countries working together to get data
Laboratory in Space, about the size of a football field.
Main goal was to get info on Pluto, then the kuiper belt, then join voyager exploring deep space.
Goal was to find more Earth like planets (exo planets).
To see if Mars has water
Have the First american astronaut to be in space for a full year.