History of Space
Apollo space mission landed men on
the moon in 1969. The first sucessful moon landing was Apollo11.
In all, there were 18 Apollo missions.The Apollo was started by
John F. Kennedy in 1960
Space travel began on Oct. 4,1957 when
the Russians launched Sputnic. It was the first artificial satilite
to fly in space. it weighed 184lbs,and orbited around the earth
every 96 mins. and had a radio bleeper that transmitted for 21
John Glenn was the first man to orbit
The first seven astrounaughts were
Donald K. Slaton, Walter M Schirra,Jr.,
L Gordn Cooper,Jr.,MScott Carpenter,Virgil
I Grisim ,John H Glenn, Jr,Alan J Shepred Jr.