Meaning : First manned oribital flight
Category : Aerospace
Sub Category : Missions
What does FMOF mean or stand for ?
FMOF refers to the first human who orbited earth in a spacecraft.This person was Yuri Gagarin from Russia in the year 1961.Before this animals were experimentally used and set into orbit to check the safety of the mission.Exactly a month later,an American was sent into space as the second manned spacecraft.After going into orbit around the earth for a short time,the space capsule fell into the Earth’s atmosphere and was recovered from the Ocean.