Space Exploration

Timeline created by sharon_cheung
  • First Earth orbiter

  • First lunar flyby

  • Fist lunar impact

  • First images of far side of Moon

  • Firsst manned Earth orbiter

  • First successful Venus flyby and first successful planetary encounter

  • First Mars flyby

  • First Venus impact

  • First lunar lander

  • First lunar orbiter

  • First Venus atmospheric probe

  • First lunar flyby and return to Earth

  • First manned lunar orbiter

  • First manned lunar landing

  • First Venus lander

    First Venus lander
  • First robotic lunar sample return

    First robotic lunar sample return
  • First lunar rover

    First lunar rover
  • First Mars impact

  • First Mars lander (short-lived) and first Mars atmospheric probe

  • First Mars orbiter

  • First Jupiter flyby

     First Jupiter flyby
  • First Saturn flyby

    First Saturn flyby
  • First Mercury flyby

    First Mercury flyby
  • First Venus orbiter

    First Venus orbiter
  • First Venus orbiter

    First Venus orbiter
  • First images from surface of Venus

    First images from surface of Venus
  • First long-lived lander and first pictures from Martian surface

    First long-lived lander and first pictures from Martian surface
  • Closest solar approach

    Closest solar approach
  • First Uranus/first Neptune flyby

    First Uranus/first Neptune flyby
  • First to leave Solar System and farthest human-made object-currently more than 110 AU

    First to leave Solar System and farthest human-made object-currently more than 110 AU
  • First comet flyby

    First comet flyby
  • First Asteroid flyby, first Asteroid moon discovery, first Jupiter orbiter/atmospheric probe/largest moons flybys

    First Asteroid flyby, first Asteroid moon discovery, first Jupiter orbiter/atmospheric probe/largest moons flybys
  • First near-Earth asteroid flyby

    First near-Earth asteroid flyby
  • First near-Earth asteroid flyby, first asteroid orbit and first asteroid landing

    First near-Earth asteroid flyby, first asteroid orbit and first asteroid landing
  • First Mars rover

    First Mars rover
  • First Saturn orbiter and first Titan

    First Saturn orbiter and first Titan
  • First comet coma sample return

    First comet coma sample return
  • First solar wind sample return

    First solar wind sample return
  • First Pluto/Charon and Kuiper Belt flyby

    First Pluto/Charon and Kuiper Belt flyby
  • First comet impact

    First comet impact
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