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First American Woman in Space
Sally Ride
teacher that flew on board challenger when it exploded
Christa McAuliffe
1st space station Russian Space Station
Salyut 1
1st American Space Station
Skylab
Russian Space station
Name means peace
Mir
Space shuttle's orbiting laboratory
Spacelab
Space station presently in orbit
International Space Station
A crew of seven astronauts work in and fly this vehicle
Orbiter
2 rockets that help the shuttle lift off during the first few minutes of flight
Solid fuel rocket boosters
Liquid fuel rockets
External Tank
Area of the space shuttle where satellites can be carried into space
Cargo bay
First shuttle orbit
Columbia
3 Names of a reusable space shuttle
Discovery, Atlantis, Endeavor which replaced the Challenger.
oldest American to ride the space shuttle
John Glenn
Parts of space shuttle that are reusable
orbiter and the solid rocket booster.
1 9 6 0
sounding rockets and lunar probes
1 9 6 1
Yuri Gagarin
1961 May
Alan Shepard Freedom 7
1962
John Glenn - Friendship *7
Mariner Probe- Went to venus
1965
First walk in space
1967
Apollo 1 fire
July 20,1969
man on moon
1. Neil Armstrong
2. Edwin Aldren
Flying in orbit Michael Collins
1971
Salyut 1
1972
Apollo 17 Last Moon Landing
1973
Skylab 1 American Space station
1975
Viking 1 & 2 Galileo
Action Reaction Law
Sir Isaac Newton
"rockets red glare"
William Congreve
added 3 fins
William Hale
Published a paper about rockets
Russian
Konstantin tsiolkovsky
"Father of modern rocketry"
Robert H. Goddard
German society for Space Travel
Herman Olberth
V-2 Rockets
Wernher Von Braun
First american in space
Alan B Shephard
1st American to orbit the earth
John Glenn
1st American to walk in space
Ed White
President
Established goal
John F. Kennedy
Chinese Flying Fire
First rockets
ICBM
Intercontinental Balistic Missile
Sputnik 1
Russian Satellite
American satellite discovered the magnetosphere
Explorer 1
2 Weather Satellites
Tiros and Nimbus
2 communications satellites
Telstar and Syncom
Lunar probe crashed into the moon after taking pictures of it
Ranger
Orbited the moon
Lunar Orbiter
Visited venus mars and mercury
Mariner
Visited Jupiter
Pioneer
Visited Mars
Viking
Visited Jupiter Saturn Uranus and Neptune
Voyager.
Apollo 11
Landed on the moon
Apollo 1
Fire
Apollo 13
explosion
Orbits= Returns
Command Module
engines=discarded
service module
lands
Lunar module