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March Anniversary Dates
 
March 4, 1968 - OGO 5 launch

March 4, 1982 - Intelsat 5 F-4 launch

March 4, 1994 - STS-62 USMP-2 launch

March 4, 2010 - GOES-P launch

March 4, 2011 - Glory launch

March 5, 1958 - Explorer 2 launch

March 5, 1968 - Explorer 37 launch

March 5, 1978 - LANDSAT 3 launch

March 7, 1962 - OSO 1 launch

March 11, 1960 - Pioneer 5 launch

March 11, 1972 - TD-1A launch

March 11, 2008 - STS-123 launch

March 15, 1976 - SOLRAD 11A launch

March 15, 2009 - STS-119 Launch

March 16, 1926 - Robert Goddard's first liquid fuel rocket launch at Auburn, Mass.

March 16, 1966 - Gemini 8 launch

March 17, 1958 - Vanguard 1 launch, second U.S. satellite

March 18, 1961 - Little Joe 5A launch

March 22, 1967 - Intelsat 2 F-3 launch

March 22, 1982 - STS-3 launch, first landing at White Sands, New Mexico

March 22, 1985 - Intelsat 5A F-10 launch

March 22, 1996 - STS-76 launch

March 22, 2006 - Space Technology 5 launch

March 31, 1971 - ISIS 2 launch

March 31, 1978 - Intelsat 5A F-6 launch

 
 
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