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# spt299 SPUTNIK 30 years presentation model with diploma

14 inches height metal model presenting First satellite Sputnik-1 with Red flags over the Globe is the model presented to Rocketery General Vladimir Katayev on October 4, 1957 during celebration of 30 years anniversary of First Sputnik (1957-1987).During this event Vladimir Katayev was also awarded by Diploma issued by Cosmodrome Baikonur.Signed by Chief of Cosmodrome General Y.Zhukov and cancelled with Baikonur official stamp.Text of diploma: Awarded Katayev Vladimir Ivanovich in honor of XXX years from date of launch in Soviet Union first artificular sputnik of Earth.Chief of Cosmodrome Y.Zhukov.4 October, 1957.

General Vladimir Katayev served at Baikonur 33 years and participated in over 1500 rocket starts from Baikonur.He was launching R-7 with First Sputnik in 1957 and all famous launches up to Energia-Buran.

During his long period work at Baikonur Launch Team Vladimir Katayev accumulated great amount of unique memorabilia, which he kindly provided.


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This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 29 November, 2007.