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- For this installment of this day in history, we go back to the early days of the space program, as NASA worked to test the mercury spacecraft that would carry the first American into space.
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- It would be the first in a series of unmanned spacecraft from the Soviet Union, and later Russia, to resupply space stations in orbit. The first Progress spacecraft was launched on January 20th, 1978.