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Rare vintage test model of Sputnik-1 smashes presale expectations


Arizona Daily Star - Nov 19, 2017
The circa 1957 full-scale test model of the Sputnik-1 satellite sold for $847,500 at Bonhams New York. Bonhams. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. WHAT: The recent $847,500 sale of a full-scale model of Russia's Sputnik-1 satellite in a Bonhams ...
 

January 1958: Explorer 1 – America's first satellite


The Engineer - Dec 5, 2017
Whilst the Soviet Union was the first into orbit with Sputnik 1 and then Sputnik 2, the US was never far behind, and the successful launch of its Explorer 1 satellite just two months after Sputnik 2, perhaps marked the moment when the space race began ...
 

US officials are having a 'Sputnik moment' over AI innovation in China


VentureBeat - Nov 6, 2017
The phrase “Sputnik moment” refers to the October 4, 1957, launch of Sputnik 1, the first artificial Earth satellite, by Sergei Korolyov for the Soviet Union. It was this American fear of the technological gap between the United States and the U.S.S.R ...
 

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Launch of Sputnik 1 - October 4, 1957


This video shows the launch of Sputnik 1.
 

Sputnik - 60 years on from the Start of the Space Race


That simple little beep, beep, beep was the sound that started the Space Race. It's been 60 years since they have first heard on October 4, 1957, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1 into a...
 

Owen, SPUTNIK 1 CBS NEWS SPECIAL REPORT ON TV, October 6 1957


 

1957 - First Satellite in Space (Sputnik)


Sputnik 1 launched on October 4, 1957. The satellite was 58 cm (about 23 in) in diameter and weighed approximately 83.6 kg (about 183 lb). Each of its elliptical orbits around the Earth took...
 

The Sputnik 1 Launch: The First Artificial Satellite To Enter Earth's Orbit | Mach | NBC News


On October 4, 1957, the Soviet Union sent the beach ball-sized satellite, Sputnik 1 into space. The launch grabbed the world's attention because it was at the height of the Cold War. »...