Another space victory in Russia as Vostok 3 and Vostok 4 orbit around the earth within 24 hours of each other.
Russia Date:1962, August 13 Duration:1 min 24 sec Sound:Yes
Newsreel coverage of the successful space flights of Russian astronauts in Vostok 3 and Vostok 4. The Russian astronauts Andriyan Nikolayev and Pavel Popovich climb into manned space vehicles. Massive cloud of smoke arise as space ship lifts off. The vehicles travel through space and orbit around the planet within 24 hours of each other. Views from the space ships while in orbit. The space crew at controls on the ground in Russia. Many newspaper headlines showing coverage of the Russian advance in space. Civilians in Red Square in Moscow cheer the new space heroes. They hold banners and pictures including a large photo of Andriyan Nikolayev.
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