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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

International Day Of Human Space Flight
It’s #InternationalDayofHumanSpaceFlight !

56 years ago today on 12th April 1961 - Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin was 1st human in space who spent 1hr,48min spent circling the Earth, an historic event paving the way for space exploration for the benefit of all humanity.

United Nation's Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) has declared 12th April as the International Day of Human Space Flight. The resolution, A/RES/65/271 of 7 April 2011, called it a day

"To celebrate each year at the international level the beginning of the space era for mankind, reaffirming the important contribution of space science and technology in achieving sustainable development goals and increasing the well-being of States and peoples, as well as ensuring the realization of their aspiration to maintain outer space for peaceful purposes."

The day is been celebrated with various space events organized by United Nations, NASA, ROSCOSMOS (Russian Space Agency), European Space Agency (ESA) & various other aerospace companies & astronauts.

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who spent 340 consecutive days in space on-board International Space Station for scientific & space research. He will be hosting a live event on Twitter to mark this day 6pm CEST/12pm EDT

Scott Kelly - onboard ISS
Last year in April, celebrating 55th year of Human Space Flight from International Space Station an audio greeting message were transmitted in 20 languages. Here is a record of it received and recorded by me from Pune, India as ISS passes over. I was lucky enough  to record this message in Hindi as national language of India.

 Received at 11:58AM on 11th May over India

Greeting Message from International Space Station (My Reception) : Click Here


Twitter Feed For #InternationalDayOfHumanSpaceFlight - Click Here

United Nations post : Click Here

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