• Short Summary

    The Soviet Union launched a new spaceship the "Vostok-5" on orbit around the globe at 3 p.

  • Description

    The Soviet Union launched a new spaceship the "Vostok-5" on orbit around the globe at 3 p.m.Moscow Time, on June 14.

    The Vostok-5" is piloted by a Soviet citizen, spaceman lieut.-Col.Valery Bykovsky.

    This kinescope recording of the telecast direct from on board the spaceship shows cosmonaut Bykovsky during his flight in space.

    Cosmonaut Valery Bykovsky spoke over the radio-telephone with Prime Minister Khrushchev at 7.30 p.m.Moscow Time.

    Together with Mr.Khrushchev was Pres.Brejnev.

    Mr.Khruschchev wished the astronaut great luck in fulfilling the program of the flight and happy landing.

    Space man Bykovsky told Mr.Khrushchev that he would do his best to carry out the program of the flight.

    The spaceship "Vostok-5" piloted by cosmonaut Bykovsky continues its flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1J0ALNSNSY8JBMGVCF0NBWNUR
    Media URN:
    VLVA1J0ALNSNSY8JBMGVCF0NBWNUR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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