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** STS-45: Space Shuttle Atlantis takes off from Cape Canaveral carrying instruments designed to study global warming.
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** and Space
** Aquila pattern power armour is the most commonly used type of power armour in the Space Marines inventory
** Three Books of Known Space ( 1996 reprint of Tales of Known Space, with " Madness Has Its Place " in place of " The Borderland of Sol ", packed with World of Ptavvs and A Gift from Earth )
** Space: 1999 ( 1975 – 1977 ): A huge explosion sends the Moon hurtling out of Earth's orbit on September 13 ( a Friday in the series, but not in reality ).
** STS-61: NASA launches the Space Shuttle Endeavour on a mission to repair an optical flaw in the Hubble Space Telescope.
** STS-82: Tune-up and repair work on the Hubble Space Telescope is started by astronauts from Space Shuttle Discovery.
** Space Age – Sputnik program: The Soviet Union launches Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite to orbit the earth.
** and Shuttle
** STS-42: Dr. Roberta Bondar becomes the first Canadian woman in space, aboard Space Shuttle Discovery.
** STS-47: Dr. Mae Jemison becomes the first African American woman to travel into space, aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour.
** STS-39: Space Shuttle Discovery lifts off from Cape Canaveral to study instruments related to the Strategic Defense Initiative.
** STS-109: Space Shuttle Columbia flies the Hubble Space Telescope service mission, penultimate flight before its ill-fated STS-107 mission.
** At the conclusion of the STS-107 mission, the Space Shuttle Columbia disintegrates during reentry over Texas, killing all 7 astronauts on board.
** and Atlantis
** Knight's Cross on 7 December 1940 as Kapitän zur See and commander of auxiliary cruiser Atlantis ( HSK 2 )
** 45th Oak Leaves on 31 December 1941 as Kapitän zur See and commander of HSK 2 auxiliary cruiser Atlantis ( Ship 16 )
** Alliance Atlantis ' international television distribution operations were sold by Goldman Sachs Capital Partners to Echo Bridge Entertainment.
** The Danger Girl comic book features as its villains a modern-day Nazi group called ' The Hammer ', which intends to use occult artifacts from Atlantis to establish a Fourth Reich.