Here’s a look at the 10 best achievements of NASA till date:
One of the best achievements of NASA has been the Explore 1 which was the first ever satellite in US. It took three years to complete this satellite and was launched in 1958. The next big achievement of NASA was the Hubble Space telescope.
It took 8 years to assemble the parts of the telescope. This telescope was designed to provide aerial view of the entire universe. The Chandra X –Ray Observatory which was formed in the year 1999 was another big achievement of NASA.
The Pioneer 10 was launched in space for research in the year 1972 and can be counted as NASA’s biggest achievements. Apollo 13 was launched to reach the moon in 1970 and is also a very big achievement for NASA.
Space Shuttle and International Space Station were also the two other really huge achievements for NASA and were launched respectively in 1981 and 2000. The Mars Pathfinder was launched in 1996 and reached the moon in 1997 and is counted as NASA’s biggest of achievements.
Freedom 7 and Apollo 11 are the last but not the least of NASA’s 10 biggest achievements till date. There are more to come for sure!