Who built the first rocket powerful enough to enter outer space?

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V2, built by Wernher von Braun, was the first bal­lis­tic missile that could reach outer space. It was specif­i­cal­ly targeted at London. Nazis also planned sub­marine-­towed launch plat­form­s, that would have allowed a U-boat to launch V-2 missiles against the United States.

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flagBelgium
13%
6%
20%
60%
15
flagAustralia
3%
28%
7%
59%
52
flagSweden
9%
27%
4%
59%
22
flagSpain
6%
31%
0%
58%
29
flagGermany
12%
27%
3%
56%
195
flagthe United Kingdom
13%
28%
4%
52%
410
flagUnknown
18%
26%
1%
51%
83
flagthe United States
11%
33%
5%
48%
557
flagSwitzerland
23%
30%
0%
46%
13
flagPoland
17%
31%
6%
44%
12209
flagDenmark
0%
50%
0%
43%
16
flagFrance
21%
33%
2%
42%
42
flagCanada
11%
43%
3%
41%
60
flagIndia
21%
38%
0%
39%
132
flagthe Netherlands
23%
31%
5%
36%
38
flagAustria
0%
52%
11%
35%
17
flagNorway
18%
34%
12%
34%
32
flagItaly
10%
50%
10%
30%
30
flagthe Philippines
15%
38%
15%
30%
13
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
45%
3%
28%
53

Gender

men50%
women26%
Americans
13%
17%
Russians
31%
44%
Chinese
5%
11%
Germans
50%
26%

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