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This pinis about Yuri Gagarin. Who was the first man in space and came back alive. The top of the pin says:”Star City”. Next to his head it says:”Yuri Gagarin”
Yuri Gagarin became the first human in outer space when his Vostok spacecraft completed one orbit of the Earth on 12 April 1961 in the Vostok 1 mission. Gagarin became an international celebrity and was awarded many medals and titles, including Hero of the Soviet Union, his nation’s highest honour. Gagarin died in 1968 when the training jet he was piloting crashed.
Pin in good condition. Space pin.
This pin is about the Apollo-Soyuz test project between the Soviet Union and the USA in 1975. It was the first space program with the two nations working together. It was the marking the end of the space race between the 2 super powers wich had begun in 1957 with the Sputnik launch.
The Apollo and Soyuz spacecraft docked together in space.
Also it was the last USA manned space mission until the first space shuttle flight in 1981.
Launch of the Soyuz spacecraft.
Launch of the Apollo spacecraft.
Apollo and Soyuz docked together.
Pin in good condition.