Advancements in Aerospace

Events

First Hot Air Balloon - June 4 1783

June 4 1783

Cayley's Glider - 1800

1800

First UAV - 1863

1863

Wright Flyer - 1903

1903

First Seaplane Flight - 1910

1910

First Jet Engine - 1937

1937

First Helicopter - 1940

1940

First Commercial Jet - 1949

1949

First Stealth Plane - 1952

1952

Sputnik - October 4, 1957

October 4, 1957

First Man in Space - April 12, 1961

April 12, 1961

First Harrier Flight - December 28, 1967

December 28, 1967

Moon Landing - July 20, 1969

July 20, 1969

First Space Shuttle Launch - 1981

1981

Launch of ISS - 1998

1998