Sputnik Model in the Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall

Sputnik Model in the <em>Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall</em>
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Sputnik, launched by the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) on October 4, 1957, marked a simple, yet profound event in history: the placement of the first human-made satellite into Earth orbit.

Created:

2006

Photographer:

Eric Long

ID #:

NASM 2006-25353

Source:

Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum

Copyright/Owner:

Smithsonian Institution

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