Launch of Vostok 1

Launch of Vostok 1

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This image is part of the feature Yuri Gagarin Anniversary

Credit: SPUTNIK/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: The launch of the Vostok 1 spacecraft carrying Yuri Gagarin on the first manned flight in space. Launched on April 12, 1961, from Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Vostok 1 made one full orbit before returning to Earth 108 minutes later.

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Keywords: 12 april 1961, 12th, flight, gagarin, launch, manned spaceflight, novosti, program, programme, rocket, russian, soviet, space, space race, vostock-1 launch, vostok 1

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