|EVEN IF WE OPENED UP TO THEM A DOOR INTO HEAVEN, AND THEY SPENT THE DAY ASCENDING THROUGH IT.(Surat al-Hijr, 14)|
Surat al-Hijr is the 15th surah
14th verse; gives
1415 Hijri calendar and 1995 AD
*6 February 1995 – The American space shuttle Discovery approached Russia’s Mir space station in order to exchange crew. This flight was first time that a woman pilot commanded a space shuttle mission.
* 26 June 1995 – The American space shuttle Atlantis docked with Russian’s Mir space station where cosmonauts on the station were transferred to the space shuttle.
* 12 November 1995 – The American space shuttle Atlantis set off for the second time in order to dock with Russia’s Mir space station. Before returning to the earth, it left a docking module to be used in future dockings for transfer of crew members.
* 7 December 1995 – The American spacecraft Galileo encountered Jupiter and during its orbit around the planet, a space probe was placed in Jupiter’s atmosphere in orbit for a two-year mission.