Full record for space flight n.

Definition a journey or travel through space
OED requirements antedating 1931
Earliest cite in Wonder Stories January
Last modified 6 July, 2008

Citations for space flight n.

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1974 U. K. Le Guin Dispossessed (1975) vii. 187 Where's our instantaneous spaceflight?
1980 D. Brin Sundiver vii.xxi. 238 More males volunteer for spaceflight than females.
1985 B. Hambly Ishmael x. 143 Earth history before we made contact with other space-flight civilizations is too limited for what we want.
1990 Omni July 86/1 Spaceflight is tough duty even close to home in low Earth orbit.
1992 V. Vinge Fire upon Deep i. vii. 45 I'll bet it's an idea older than spaceflight: the ‘elder races’ must be toward the galactic core.