Missions, Observatories and Human Spaceflight

SPACECRAFT & SPACE TELESCOPES
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Akatsuki Venus Orbiter (JAXA)
Aquarius

Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM)
BepiColombo
Cassini

Chandra X-Ray Observatory
Chang'e 3 - China Moon Mission
DAWN

Deep Impact / EPOXI
(End 9/2013)
EUROPA Missions - NASA & ESA (2020)
ExoMars - ESA 2016/2020
GALEX - Galaxy Evolution Explorer (End 2/2012)
Galileo

Genesis
GRAIL - Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory

IBEX - Interstellar Boundary Explorer
InSight - Interior exploration using Seismic Investigations Geodesy and Heat Transport
IRIS - Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph
James Webb Space Telescope (JWST)
(6/2018)
JUICE - EUROPA Missions - NASA & ESA (2020)
Juno
Herschel Space Observatory (End 4/2013)
High Resolution Coronal Imager (Hi-C)
Hubble Space Telescope (HST)
Kepler
-- Kepler-62, Kepler-69 Systems
LADEE - Lunar Atmosphere & Dust Environment Explorer
Lucy
Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter
Magellan
Mariner
Mars 2020
Mars Climate Orbiter
Mars Exploration Rovers
--Spirit/Opportunity
Mars Express
Mars Global Surveyor
Mars Observer
Mars Odyssey
Mars Pathfinder
Mars Polar Lander
Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter
Mars Science Laboratory - Curiosity
MAVEN -Mars Atmospheric and Volatile EvolutioN
MESSENGER
New Horizons
Suomi NPP - Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership
NuSTAR-Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array
Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2)
OSIRIS-REx
Phoenix
Pioneer
Radiation Belt Storm Probe (RBSP)
Rosetta
Psyche
SDO -Solar Dynamic Observatory
SOHO -Solar and Heliospheric Observatory
Solar Probe Plus
Spitzer Space Telescope
Stardust-NExT
STEREO
Surveyor
Swift Gamma-Ray Observatory
Venus Express
Viking
Voyager
WISE
WMAP
XMM-Newton

EARTH OBSERVATION
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ACRIMSAT - Active Cavity Radiometer Irradiance Monitor
AirMOSS - Airborne Microwave Observatory of Subcanopy and Subsurface
Aqua (originally called EOS PM-1)
Aquarius
ATTREX - Airborne Tropical Tropopause Experiment
Aura
CALIPSO - Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observations
CARVE - Carbon in Arctic Reservoirs Vulnerability Experiment
CloudSat
DISCOVER-AQ - Deriving Information on Surface Conditions from Column and Vertically Resolved Observations Relevant to Air Quality
Earth Observing-1 (NMP) - New Millennium Program Earth Observing-1
GOES I-M - Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite, I-M Series
GRACE - Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment
HS3 - Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel
Jason-1
LAGEOS 1&2 - Laser Geodynamics Satellites
Landsat 7
LDCM - Landsat Data Continuity Mission
NOAA-N - NOAA Polar Operational Environmental Satellites N Series
NPOESS - National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System
Operation IceBridge
NEW - Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2)
OSTM - Ocean Surface Topography Mission
QuikSCAT - Quick Scatterometer
RADARSAT-1
SeaWinds (ADEOS II) - SeaWinds scatterometer
SORCE - Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment
Suomi NPP - Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership
Terra
TRMM - Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission

RADIO ASTRONOMY
National Radio Astronomy Observatory

EARTH-BASED OBSERVATORIES
Earth-Based Observatories

Deep Space Network

 

HUMAN SPACEFLIGHT
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Apollo
Gemini
International Space Station
Mercury
Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV)
Orion - Human Exploration
Soviet/Russian
Space Shuttle

PRIVATE/COMMERCIAL SPACEFLIGHT
Commercial/Private Enterprise
Blue Origin-New Shepard
Boeing-Space Launch System
Orbital Sciences Corporation-Cygnus
Sierra Nevada-Dream Chaser
SpaceX-Dragon

SPACEFLIGHT
History of Spaceflight
Space Physiology

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