First U.S. Satellite Launched

Filed under:
Air and Space Events
Event date:
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 (This event repeats every year)
Location:
Cape Canaveral, Florida
Website:
http://americanhistorycalendar.com/eventsc...nched
Event owner:
Super User

This event occurs in the UTC time zone.

Description:

Explorer 1, the first U.S. satellite, was launched into orbit on January 31, 1958.

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