Joint space flight

Fischer 1204 (Sheet 26) | Michel 1352 (Sheet 28) | Scott 1093 | Year of issue 1962 | People's Republic of Poland

Joint flight of the Soviet spacecrafts Vostok 3 and Vostok 4 by Andrian Nikolayev and Pavel Popovich.


Sheet 26
Two orbiting red stars

Glossary

The two Russian cosmonauts Nikolayev (in spacecraft Vostok 3 flighing from 11 until 15 August 1962) and Popovich (in spacecraft Vostok 4 flighing from 12 until 15 August 1962) participated in the world's first joint space flight.

Translations

I zespołowy lot kosmiczny - Sierpień 1962 = The first joint space flight - August 1962.
Nikołajew is the Polish spelling of the Russian Nikolajev.
A.G. Nikołajew - 64 okrażenia - 2.600.000 kilometrów = Andrian Grigoryevich Nikolayev - 64 orbits - 2,600,000 kilometers.
Popowicz is the Polish spelling of the Russian Popovich.
P.R. Popowicz - 48 okrażenia - 2.000.000 kilometrów = Pavel Romanovich Popovich - 48 orbits - 2,000,000 kilometers.

Relevant pages

Fischer 1202-1203

Resources

Vostok programme
Vostok 3
Vostok 4
Soviet space programme
Andrian Nikolayev
Pavel Popovich
Astronaut (cosmonaut)
Space travel