Soviet animal spaceflight tests, 1960s

Soviet animal spaceflight tests, 1960s

C013/1327 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.2MB

Downloadable file size: 1.7MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Soviet animal spaceflight tests. Exhibit display model of an ejectable capsule used for animals during early Soviet spaceflights. During the 1950s and 1960s, numerous suborbital and orbital spaceflights involving dogs and other animals were launched by the Soviet Union. All the dogs used were female strays. This model (showing two dogs) was exhibited in 1965, at the Space Pavilion of the All-Union Exposition Centre, Moscow, Russia.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1960s, 1965, 20th century, all-union exposition centre, animal, animal experiment, bioethics, black-and-white, canine, capsule, display, dog, ethics, europe, european, exhibit, experiments, expo, fauna, female, flight, historical, history, laboratory animal, model, monochrome, moscow, museum, novosti, orbital, program, programme, russia, russian, soviet, space, space dog, space flight, space pavilion, space race, spacecraft, spaceflight, stray, sub-orbital, suborbital, test, ussr

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.