Reach­ing new heights

All About History - - AVIATION -

When the Soviet Union launched Sput­nik 1, the first man-made satel­lite to or­bit the Earth, it proved that the sky was no longer the limit for avi­a­tion.

Sput­nik’s launch sparked the Space Race be­tween the United States and the Soviet Union, lead­ing to the Moon land­ings

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