Skylab was the United States' first space station, orbiting Earth from 1973 to 1979
, when it fell back to Earth amid huge worldwide media attention. Launched ...
Happy 40th Anniversary to Skylab from Your Space Station Friends ... Skylab
provided a detailed study of our planet from the incomparable vantage of orbit.
Astronaut William R. Pogue, pilot of the Skylab 4 mission, relaxes during
spacesuit pressure and fit checks at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida. This
Jul 11, 2012 ... On July 11, 1979, the world watched as Skylab, America's first manned space
station, hurtled toward Earth. With the massive orbiter nearing ...
America's first space station, Skylab, helped pave the way for permanent
operations in low-Earth orbit 40 years ago this year.
May 1, 2013 ... 2013 marked 40 years since Skylab, NASA's first post-Moon landings project,
was sent into orbit. Here is an overview of this rather forgotten ...
May 25, 2014 ... Skylab was a space station launched and operated by NASA and was the United
States' first space station. Skylab orbited the Earth from 1973 ...
May 14, 2013 ... NASA's Skylab space station was the first U.S. space station. See photos of the
iconic space lab's missions in orbit.
Feb 1, 2013 ... Skylab represented the United States' first effort at long human space missions.
Skylab was America's first experimental space station. Designed for long duration
mission, Skylab program objectives were twofold: To prove that humans could ...