Current events for
|Events in space history for 08/31:|
- Full Scale model of Saturn V rocket (110 meters tall) was removed from the Domtower of Utrecht (The Netherlands) after being displayed at the Space '86 exhibition (1986).
- Comet Howard-Koomur-Michels collided with the Sun (1979).
- President Kennedy signs the Satellite Act. This created COMSAT (1962).