Was this based on NASA plans at the time,and an alternate suggestion for the TL Edit
1977-First space shuttle mission
1980-Skylab II orbited by first Saturn VI rocket. It is visited by 34 permanent crews between 1980 and 1994.
1981-Galileo launched to Mars.
November 26,1982-NASA announces that Galileo has discovered primitive Martian life
1984-Moon return project 1 approved for the mid 90s
1985-The first N2 rocket launches the core of Space Station Mir.
1986-Fully reusable space shuttle debuts.
1989-Soviet Union disintegrates. The old Russian monarchy is restored in 1990.
1991-Russia announces its intent to cooperate with NASA in the future.
1992-Donald Trump is elected President of the United States of America.
1994-Skylab II retired.
1995-Assembly of the International Orbital Laboratory commences.
1997-Apollo 22,return to lunar orbit.
June 6,1998-Apollo 24 lands on the Moon. President Trump congratulates the 7 person crew via phone call.
October 1998-Construction of the Millennium Gate commences.
Spring 1999-Mir is retired.
More to come
Timeline 2 Edit
2001-USAF mandated demolition of Vandenberg launch facilities
2002-Mars plans approved. China launches the Shenzhou 8 with Yi Honiu on board and announces plans to put men on the moon by 2020.
2004-Donald Trump defeated by Liz Warren bc no 22nd Amendment
2006-Moonbase 1 (Zvezda) established by US,Russian Federated Union,European Community,Canada,Japan,South Africa
2009-Kzinti-Klingon treaty. Creation by incoming president Lincoln Chafee of the United States Space Force
2010-Trump occupies Venus orbit
2014-Alex Charles becomes first person on Mars,
2015-Birth of Zefram Cochrane.
By 2018-capital punishment is outlawed everywhere except the People's Republic of Palestine.
2024-first expeditions to the Outer System discover life in the Neptunian atmosphere
TL 3 Edit
2027-Trumpistas defeated in first space battle:the battle of Alpha Regio
2029-first asteroid mines set up
2030-Americus,Hades Colony,Zarqa,Novy Yerusalemis established on Mars
2031-Eric Trump initiatives secret contact with the Vulcans
2035-Khan Noonien Singh born in Athens