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Vostok 1 spacecraft - first human flight by Yuri Gagarin

On April 12, 1961 at 09 hours 07 minutes Moscow time from the cosmodrome near the Baikonur station a rocket with the Vostok spacecraft-satellite flown by pilot-cosmonaut Yuri Alexeyevich Gagarin was launched.

After the touch down the Vostok spacecraft-satellite descent vehicle was delivered to the manufacturing plant.

The Vostok spacecraft-satellite descent vehicle has been permanently kept in the Museum hall of NPO Energia named after Academician S.P.Korolev.

All structural elements, devices and units of the Vostok spacecraft-satellite descent vehicle (works index "Vostok-3 KA", N3) are original (except for the interior lining reconstructed because of decrepitude).

360 video: https://youtu.be/LKNXgZGc1_8

Copyright: Andrew Bodrov
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Resolution: 15000x7500
Taken: 06/04/2016
Uploaded: 06/04/2016
Updated: 01/03/2018


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