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Soviet rocketry museum. Museum visitor looking at the GIRD-09 rocket, the first Soviet liquid-propelled rocket. This rocket was launched in 1933 by a Russian rocketry group called GIRD (the Moscow Group for Reactive Motion). It reached a height of 400 metres, landing 150 metres from the launch site. Photographed in Russia in 1959.
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