Launch of Explorer 1 Satellite and related media

Launch of Explorer 1 Satellite (1:44)

In January 1958, the United States launched its first satellite, from Cape Canaveral, Florida, in response to the Soviet Union's launch of the Sputnik satellite several months earlier.

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    In January 1958, the United States launched its first satellite, from Cape Canaveral, Florida, in response to the Soviet Union's launch of the Sputnik satellite several months earlier.

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