Cosmonauts Leonov and Komarov at a party

Cosmonauts Leonov and Komarov at a party

C013/3594 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 35.0MB

Downloadable file size: 1.9MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: SPUTNIK/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Restrictions:

Caption: Cosmonauts Leonov and Komarov at a party. Aleksei Leonov. Portrait of Aleksei Arkhipovich Leonov (b. 1934) with Vladimir Mikhailovich Komarov (1927-1967) at a New Year's Eve party. Leonov flew on the Voskhod 2 mission from 18-19th March 1965. During this flight, he became the first person to make a space walk. Leonov was also part of the 1975 Apollo-Soyuz Test project and later became Air Force Major General. Komarov was a Colonel in the Soviet Air Force. He made his first space flight in 1964, when he served as the commander of Voskhod 1, the first spacecraft to carry a crew of three. He was killed on 24th April 1967 when Soyuz 1 crashed after its parachutes failed to deploy properly on re-entry. Photographed in Moscow, Russia.

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

Keywords: 20th century, adult, aleksei leonov, aleksey, alexei, alexey, astronaut, astronautics, astronauts, black and white, black-and-white, caucasian, colonel, commander, cosmonaut, cosmonauts, crashed, died, eva, extravehicular activity, first spacewalk, historical, history, human, laughing, male, man, manned spaceflight, men, mission, monochrome, moscow, new year, new year'ss eve, novosti, party, people, person, russia, russian, smile, smiling, soviet union, soyuz 1, space, space walk, space-flight, space-walk, surname l, technological, technology, vladimir mikhailovich komarov, voskhod 1, voskhod 2, white

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