Space travel

Fischer 1113-1114 | Michel 1257-1258 | Scott 1009-1010 | Year of issue 1961 | People's Republic of Poland

Second launch of a manned Soviet spacecraft.

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Star with globe, space orbit and Gherman Titov
Dove of peace with globe
and space orbit

Glossary

Gherman Titov (Soviet cosmonaut) was the second person to orbit the Earth.

Translations

II lot w kosmosie = Second flight in space.
700.000 km w kosmosie = 700,000 kilometers in space.
17 okrązeń kuli ziemskiej = 17 orbits around the Earth.

Resources

Space exploration
Gherman Titov
Globe
Rocket
Planetary orbit
Soviet Union
Astronaut (Cosmonaut)
Cosmos
Red star
Dove
Peace

First Day Cover


Fischer 1113-1114 FDC