Russia 1992 Space exploration. The International Space Year

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  • Issue Date: 9 May 1992
  • Print by: FSUE PTC “Marka”
  • Print Process: Offset
  • Perforations: 11,5 x 12
  • Paper: Coated gummed paper
  • Number of Stamps: 4
  • Design: Beylin V.

The first satellite launching in the USSR (Oct 4 1957), the first human space flight (Apr 12 1961, Yu.Gagarin, the USSR), the first moon landing (July 21 1969 N.Armstrong, E.Oldrin, the USA) started the space age. International cooperation is wide spread nowadays and the UNO decided to declare the year 1992 the International Space Year.


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