Vostok 1 commemorative post

Vostok 1 commemorative post

C024/7456 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 46.3MB

Downloadable file size: 4.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Yuri Vostok 1 commemorative post. Russian postcard and postage stamp commemorating the Vostok 1 mission that carried Yuri Gagarin. Gagarin made the first manned space flight on 12th April 1961. He orbited the Earth once in the Vostok 1 spacecraft, a flight that lasted 1 hour and 48 minutes. He later returned to active service as a test pilot, dying in a crash during a training flight in 1968.

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

Keywords: 1900s, 1960s, 1961, 20th century, artwork, card, commemoration, commemorative, early, exploration, exploring, famous, first man in space, historical, history, illustration, letter, mail, manned, no-one, nobody, pioneering, post, postage, postcard, program, programme, rocket, russian, souvenir, soviet union, space, space race, space travel, space-flight, space-travel, spaceflight, stamp, ussr, vostok 1, yuri gagarin, yury

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