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Unformatted text preview: Rockets & Spaceflight Rockets Black Powder Rockets Chinese - Sung Dyansty (960-1276 AD) ???? Sir William Congreave British Inventor Built Rockets Which Were Used Against Napolean (1809) Stability - Stabilizing Stock Dangerous Poor Accuracy Harpooning Whales Jules Verne & H.G. Wells Robert Goddard Robert American Physicist First Successful First Liquid-Fuel Rocket Liquid-Fuel March 16, 1929 Very Secretive German Rockets Rockets Pulse Jet Described - 1909 Patent - 1931 Paul Schmidt German V-1 - “Buzz Bomb” Peenemunde, Baltic Coast First Flight - 1942 German V-2 (Shown) Werner von Braun First Flight -1944 1100 Hit England Liquid Fuel Rocket Allied Bombers (200:1) New York ?????? US Versus USSR US Greatest Prize Of WW II German Rocket Technology US von Braun’s Scientists Surrendered To Allies Peenemunde Technical Archives V-2 Hardware USSR Occupied Peenemunde V-2 Production Plants V-2 Technicians US Won USSR Space Milestones USSR First Satellite - Sputnik I October 4, 1957 First Man In Space April 12, 1961 First Woman In Space June 16, 1963 Disaster - April 1967 Re-Entry Salyut I - 1971 Salyut 6 - 1980 Refueled By “Progress US Space Milestones US Vanguard Destroyed - Public View December 6, 1957 First In Space - Alan Shepard First To Orbit - John Glenn (1962) First Spacewalk Gemini - 1965, 1966 Disaster - January 1967 Grissom, White, Chafee First Man On Moon - Apollo 11 Neil Armstrong Saturn V Firrst Shuttle Flight - April 1981 Disaster - January 1986 Challenger ...
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