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Vostok SA


Russian manned spacecraft module. Study 1960. Reentry capsule.

Crew Size: 1.

AKA: Spuskaemiy apparat - 'Sharik' (sphere).
Gross mass: 2,460 kg (5,420 lb).
Height: 2.30 m (7.50 ft).
Diameter: 2.30 m (7.50 ft).

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  • Vostok Russian manned spacecraft. 13 launches, 1960.05.15 (Korabl-Sputnik 1) to 1963.06.16 (Vostok 6). First manned spacecraft. Derivatives were still in use in the 21st Century for military surveillance, earth resources, mapping, and biological missions. More...

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