Category: History

historical-spaceflight:

historical-spaceflight:

January 5th, 1972 – Richard Nixon signs off on the Space Shuttle Program and a new era in spaceflight is begun. In this photo, the President meets with NASA Admin James Fletcher to discuss the program.

Sally Ride, first American woman in space

Sally Ride, first American woman in space

Iss oculus

Iss oculus

Rest In Peace astronaut Paul Weitz, a member of Skylab 2 and the…

Rest In Peace astronaut Paul Weitz, a member of Skylab 2 and the first Space Shuttle Commander. 1932-2017

Apollo Command Module interior

Apollo Command Module interior

Apollo 11 test run

Apollo 11 test run

Astronaut Anna Fisher

Astronaut Anna Fisher

The pulsar wind nebula B1509-58, also known as the Hand of God

The pulsar wind nebula B1509-58, also known as the Hand of God

Redstone missile on display in Grand Central Station, Manhattan…

Redstone missile on display in Grand Central Station, Manhattan 1957

The Canadarm 2

The Canadarm 2