International Day of Human Space Flight 2023 observed on 12 April

International Day of Human Space Flight 2023 observed on 12 April

The International Day of Human Space Flight is observed annually on April 12th to commemorate the beginning of human space exploration

The International Day of Human Space Flight is observed annually on April 12th to commemorate the beginning of human space exploration

and acknowledge the significant contribution of space science and technology in achieving the peaceful use of outer space.

and acknowledge the significant contribution of space science and technology in achieving the peaceful use of outer space.

The United Nations General Assembly passed a resolution on April 7, 2011, designating April 12th as the International Day of Human Space Flight.

The United Nations General Assembly passed a resolution on April 7, 2011, designating April 12th as the International Day of Human Space Flight.

This day is dedicated to honoring the first human to orbit the Earth, a Russian cosmonaut, on April 12th, 1961.

This day is dedicated to honoring the first human to orbit the Earth, a Russian cosmonaut, on April 12th, 1961.