A Soyuz spacecraft lifts off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, at 10:54 p.m. (CDT) on April 26, 2003

The Baikonur Cosmodrome

Soyuz is launched from Baikonur, Kazakhstan, carrying one of the first resident crews to the International Space Station

The Saturn Rocket that would take the Apollo 17 prime crew to the moon is pictured below on its launch pad. First to be launched at night..... I watched this happen!

Apollo 17 Saturn V moon rocket - the only night launch of the mighty Saturn V. It looks so much larger in person!

NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS)

From Wikiwand: Artist's rendering of the 70 mt variant of SLS launching Orion

La NASA lanza una misión a Marte para descubrir por qué el planeta perdió su atmósfera | 20minutos.es

Two days before the scheduled launch, the United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket and NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution spacecraft sits at the launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.


January Apollo program: NASA announces plans to build the rocket launch vehicle. It became better known as the Saturn V Moon rocket, which launched every Apollo Moon mission.

Rockets of the World - For Rocket!

ROCKETS OF THE WORLD: This is an illustration from physics professor Peter Alway's 1995 book "Rockets of the World."- more to add to my boy space room inspiration.

Soyuz on the pad - Plesetsk. Credit: Dmitry Chistoprudov

"Meridian" spacecraft launch vehicle "Soyuz" from the platform cosmodrome "Plesetsk" continuous communication of European Russia to the Far East by Dmitry Chistoprudov

Apollo Launch by Stephen Christ

"Apollo Launch" by Stephen Christ


aerospace NASA Space Shuttle Atlantis take-off from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

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The Falcon 9 rocket sits in SpaceX's hangar at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, preparing to launch the company's Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station. Launch is scheduled for a. EDT on Sunday, March

5 of 5 - The snaps were taken at 12.15pm on May 31, 1911 by a Belfast businessman who was given close access to the doomed liner at the Harland and Wolff shipyard

Haunting never-before-seen images of Titanic's launch up for auction

The snaps were taken at on May by a Belfast businessman who was given close access to the doomed liner inside the Harland and Wolff shipyard.

Russia's 50-Year Spacecraft Almost Died Before It Was Born

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HUMANOID HISTORY - November 2013 – The Soyuz rocket blasts off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, carrying spacemen Mikhail Tyurin, Rick Mastracchio, and Koichi Wakata to the International Space Station.